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The groups for 2017/18 are known
32 teams from 13 leagues will compete in eight groups of four in the 2017/18 Champions Hockey League Group Stage.
Don’t miss the CHL Group Stage Draw today at 16:00 CEST
The 2017/18 Champions Hockey League season is launched today with the Group Stage Draw in Cologne – follow the livestream at 16:00 CEST on www.championshockeyleague.com.
Frölunda, HV71 and Tappara top seeds
With the deciding of the Swedish SHL championship, the rankings for the 2017/18 CHL Group Stage Draw are complete and the seeding is now known.
The field of 32 is set
With the deciding of the Slovakian Extraliga championship, the 32 teams that will compete in the 2017/18 Champions Hockey League are known.
CHL invites Media to the Group Stage Draw in Cologne
The 2017/18 Champions Hockey League Group Stage Draw takes place on 17 May 2017 at the Lanxess arena in Cologne (GER), starting at 16:00 CET. The CHL kindly invites media to join the event.
Race to qualify: 25/32 teams earned their 2017/18 spot
11 more teams qualified for the Champions Hockey League via national playoffs. The race for 7 spots is still on.
14 teams already qualified for 2017-18 season, last two Wild Cards confirmed
Crunch time in national leagues unveils more than a third of 2017-18 Champions Hockey League participants; CHL Board assigns the remaining two wild cards to Poland and Great Britain; CHL Group Stage Draw to take place 17 May in Cologne.
Showdown: Frölunda Gothenburg and Sparta Prague to battle for the European Trophy
51 territories will broadcast Frölunda – Sparta Final. Referees mic’d up for better fan experience.
Referees & Linesmen for CHL Final assigned
The CHL Final between Frolunda Gothenburg and Sparta Prague will be officiated by two referees from Finland and two linesmen from Switzerland.
Finalists will be determined on Tuesday
Everything possible between Sparta Prague and Växjö Lakers, Frölunda Gothenburg leads up four goals against Fribourg-Gottéron.