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Duanting task for Olympiakos in Champions League

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Olympiakos was handed a tough draw in the Champions League on Thursday as it will have to play against German title-holder Bayern Munich, Premier League challengers Arsenal and Dinamo Zagreb, the Croatian champion.

The group stages get underway on September 15-16 with the final to be played on May 28, 2016 at the San Siro in Milan, Italy.

The Greek champion will play in Group F and will have its work cut out to grab one of the top two spots that secures qualification to the next round. If Olympiakos finishes in third place, it will qualify for the Europa League.

Group A
Paris Saint-Germain (FRA)
Real Madrid (ESP)
Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR)
Malmo (SWE)

Group B
PSV Eindhoven (NED)
Manchester United (ENG)
CSKA Moscow (RUS)
Wolfsburg (GER)

Group C
Benfica (POR)
Atletico Madrid (ESP)
Galatasaray (TUR)
Astana (KAZ)

Group D
Juventus (ITA)
Manchester City (ENG)
Sevilla (ESP)
Borussia Moenchengladbach (GER)

Group E
Barcelona (ESP)
Bayer Leverkusen (GER)
Roma (ITA)
BATE Borisov (BLR)

Group F
Bayern Munich (GER)
Arsenal (ENG)
Olympiakos (GRE)
Dinamo Zagreb (CRO)

Group G
Chelsea (ENG)
Porto (POR)
Dynamo Kiev (UKR)
Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR)

Group H
Zenit St. Petersburg (RUS)
Valencia (ESP)
Lyon (FRA)
Gent (BEL)