Europa League finalist, Ajax Amsterdam has drawn Nice in the third qualifying draw of the UEFA Champions League after the draw was made in Nyon this morning. The draw which will see the qualified teams advance to the playoff threw up a potential Nordic derby between København and Malmö, cities linked by the Øresund Bridge.
The draw made by Giorgio Marchetti saw the qualifying draw drawn into league and champion routes.
The full draw are;
Slavia Praha (CZE) v BATE Borisov (BLR)/Alashkert (ARM)
Spartaks Jūrmala (LVA)/Astana (KAZ) v IFK Mariehamn (FIN)/Legia Warszawa (POL)
Zrinjski (BIH)/Maribor (SVN) v FH Hafnarfjördur (ISL)/Víkingur (FRO)
Žilina (SVK)/København (DEN) v Malmö (SWE)/Vardar (MKD)
Linfield (NIR)/Celtic (SCO) v Dundalk (IRL)/Rosenborg (NOR)
Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR)/Honvéd (HUN) v Žalgiris Vilnius (LTU)/Ludogorets (BUL)
Viitorul (ROU) v APOEL (CYP)/Dudelange (LUX)
Hibernians (MLT)/Salzburg (AUT) v Rijeka (CRO)/TNS (WAL)
Qarabağ (AZE)/Samtredia (GEO) v Sheriff (MDA)/Kukësi (ALB)
Partizan (SRB)/Budućnost Podgorica (MNE) v Olympiacos (GRE)
The third qualifying draw of the UEFA Champions League will take place on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th of July, 2017 with the return legs taking place a week later.