Who will Celtic play next in the Champions League if they beat Alashkert?

first_imgCeltic are hoping to reach the Champions League group stages for the third-straight year.But first Brendan Rodgers side must negotiate the perilous path through the qualifying rounds, starting with Armenian champions Alashkert. Getty How Chelsea could line up against Southampton – what system will Lampard play? predicted Tottenham predicted XI to face Brighton with Mourinho expected to make big changes who plays? FOOTBALL LATEST How Arsenal could line up in Arteta’s first official game in charge – Ozil return? Who do Celtic play next in the Champions League?The Hoops won the first-leg in Armenia 3-0 and, barring disaster, are well set to advance to the next round.There they would face the winners of Rosenborg vs Valur.And the Norwegian side would be a familiar opponent to Celtic, being one of the teams that they knocked out on the way to the group stages last year.But Icelandic champions Valur hold the advantage in that tie, leading 1-0 heading into the second-leg.The third qualifying round draw is on July 23, a day before the second round is played.If Celtic do make it through to face either Rosenborg or Valur, the first-leg will be on either Tuesday 24 July or Wednesday 25 July.And the return leg is slated to be played on Tuesday July 31. NEW ERA How Liverpool could line up at Leicester with midfielder set for lengthy absence possible xi 1 How Man United could line up for Newcastle clash – will Pogba start? When is the second-leg against Aleshkert?The game will be held on Wednesday, July 18.Kick-off is at 7.45pm at Celtic Park. ALTERED Tottenham v Brighton LIVE: talkSPORT commentary and team news for Boxing Day opener gameday Celtic have been in the Champions League proper the past two season last_img

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