After the last game in the English League, Bayern Munich can breathe easier. The first division can meet arsenal in the play-off games for the Champions League to FC.
Bayern Munich can breathe a little Munich (SID) - after the last game in the English Premier League. The German Football Champions becomes the Champions League in the play-off games on the 17/18, and definitely not on the English representatives of FC arsenal make 24-25 August. The gunners in England of only fourth in the final table, are set for the round before the group stage of the premier-class due to their UEFA Club coefficients in any case.
In addition to the FC Bayern and FC arsenal already for the five play-off duels the Villarreal CF (4 in Spain) and firmly qualified Udinese Calcio (4. Italy). Udinese will however be set due to his bad coefficients hardly and would be a possible opponents of FC Bayern. Also, the third placed from France - Olympique Lyon or Paris St. Germain Gets a place on the grid. Lyon would not set apart from the Bavaria, arsenal and Villarreal, Paris expected to.
The one (or two) weitere(n) set (n) Mannschaft(en) of this play-off round will be the winners from the third qualifying round as well as the other five teams. There second place Panathinaikos Athens (Greece), Dynamo Kiev (Ukraine), Twente Enschede (Netherlands) or Trabzonspor (Turkey) play Rubin Kazan (third from Russia), also. Benfica Lisbon (second Portugal) would be set in the case of reaching the playoffs due to his good coefficients as fifth Club.
In a second play-off round fight other ten teams to place in the group stage of the Champions League. This play-off round meet the champions of associations from rank 12 of the list of countries and coefficients.