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Liverpool, Man City, Man Utd and Chelsea’s 2020/21 Champions League seeding

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Liverpool, Man City, Man Utd and Chelsea's 2020/21 Champions League seeding

Liverpool are the Premier League’s only team in Pot 1 for next season’s Champions League.

The Reds ensured their position by winning England’s top flight with league winners from across Europe also included.

Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, PSG, Porto, Juventus and Zenit St Petersburg all won their respective leagues.

Sevilla are also in Pot 1 having won the Europa League with victory over Inter Milan.

Both Manchester clubs and Chelsea are in the second pot alongside a host of other European heavyweights.

Jurgen Klopp will be eyeing a second Champions League title with Liverpool

It means they could be handed a difficult opponent but will avoid the likes of Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund and Atletico Madrid who are also in their pot.

The aforementioned three Premier League sides have been placed in Pot 2 thanks to their recent performances in Europe but also domestically.

Chelsea won the competition in 2012 while Manchester United won it in 2008 by beating the Blues in a penalty shootout.

Champions League qualification is currently underway despite this season’s competition not yet finished.

Both Manchester clubs are in Pot 2

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Bayern take on PSG in the Final on Sunday night after they saw off Lyon and RB Leipzig in their respective semi-finals.

Leipzig are one of the most impressive teams currently placed in Pot 3 with Inter Milan also there.

Celtic, provided they qualify, will also be in Pot 3 along with Dutch giants and four time winners Ajax.

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This season’s surprise package Atalanta, seen by many as the most impressive side in Italy this term, will be placed in Pot 4 and present a major challenge for whoever is paired with them.

The final two pots cannot yet be finalised however with a host of qualification games still to play.

Current Pots

Pot 1

Bayern Munich

PSG

Sevilla

Real Madrid

Liverpool

Juventus

Zenit St Petersburg

FC Porto

Pot 2

Barcelona

Atletico Madrid

Manchester City

Manchester United

Borussia Dortmund

Shakhtar Donetsk

Chelsea

Benfica (if they qualify) or Ajax

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Biden forgot he greeted the politician and starred in a gaffe

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Joe Biden estendeu a mão para ninguém

United States President Joe Biden returned to star in the Tuesday 9 gaffe. After listening to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer’s speech, the Democrat greeted the speaker and extended his hand again seconds later. Greetings.

This isn’t the first time Biden has filmed a handshake scene. In April, after speaking at North Carolina State Agricultural and Technical University, The Democrat stepped down from the pulpit, turned to the right, and held out his hand, as if to shake someone’s hand. But there was no one there.

Last month, after speaking in Tel Aviv, Israel, the US President repeated the dose.

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An excerpt from a comedy show Studio 22, aired in Saudi Arabia, went viral on social media. The video portrays Biden as incapacitated. The sketch also teases US Vice President Kamala Harris.

The actor playing the Democrat is unaware of his surroundings and looks like he’s about to fall asleep.. Kamala’s character tells the president what to say and do. At the end of the video, Biden finally falls asleep.

“Thank you very much! Today we will talk about the crisis in Spain,” Biden said. “Yes, we will talk about the crisis in Africa. Yes, Russia! I want to talk about Russian President Putin. Yes, Putin. Listen to me, I have an important a message for you. The message is: … And the President of China … What? Haven’t I finished talking about Russia? Thank you for correcting me, First Lady. Thank you very much! God bless them…”

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“Thank you,” said Kamala. “Hallelujah! Applause for the President. Now!”

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FBI search causes political storm and could speed up Trump’s re-election

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FBI search causes political storm and could speed up Trump's re-election

Hours after it was revealed that the FBI raided his residence in Mar-a-Lago, Florida, Donald Trump posted a campaign video on his Pravda social network, fueling rumors that he was preparing to announce his re-election to the presidency.

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Donald Trump says he is a “victim” of the FBI. Republicans talk about political attack

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Donald Trump says he is a "victim" of the FBI.  Republicans talk about political attack

Donald Trump says he is a “victim” of the FBI. Republicans talk about political attack

After the FBI ransacked the home of the former President of the United States, early Monday morning Donald Trump, several family members and members of the Republican Party point to illegal police actions and “political persecution.”

“After working and cooperating with the relevant government agencies, this unannounced raid on my home is inappropriate,” Donald Trump said in a statement, accusing Democratic rivals of using the U.S. Department of Justice as a weapon to stop him from doing so. run in the 2024 presidential election.

The children of the former president also spoke out in favor of Trump. Eric and Donald Junior say the FBI’s investigation is worthy of a “third world country” and a “banana republic.”

Former Trump Secretary of State Mike Pompeo believes in a conspiracy against a businessman and political leader: “Overt politicization of the DOJ/FBI is shameful. The Attorney General must explain why these searches delayed justice for 250 years.”

Rep. Ronnie Jackson even says the FBI has “officially become an enemy of the people.”

The FBI is led by Christopher Ray, who was appointed by Donald Trump in 2017. Officially, investigators have not yet commented on the searches, but US media sources indicate that Donald Trump could have taken confidential documents from the White House without permission.

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