Cliftonville in Champions League draw

Published Monday, 23 June 2014
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Cliftonville are set to face Hungarian side Debreceni in the second qualifying round of the Champions League, following UEFA's draw on Monday.

Cliftonville in Champions League draw
UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino picks Cliftonville out of the draw. (© Getty)

The Reds successfully defended their league title to end last season as the Danske Bank Premiership champions, while Debreceni are seven-time Hungarian league title holders.

Airtricity League of Ireland champions St Patrick's Athletic are set to face Polish side Legia Warsaw.

SPL title holders Celtic will play Icelandic champions KR Reykjavik, while Welsh side the New Saints were drawn against Slovan Bratislava.

Meanwhile, the Europa League draw saw Linfield set for a trip to the Faroe Islands for a third year in a row to face B36 Torshavn in the first qualifying round.

Crusaders are set to play Lithuanian side Ekranas, and Glenavon will meet Icelandic side FH Hafnarfjarðar.

League of Ireland side Sligo Rovers also drew a Lithuanian team, FK Banga, while Derry City will play Welsh side Aberystwyth Town.

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liam in belfast wrote (120 days ago):
lets hope people turn out in force to see champions league football on their doorsteps..good luck to all the irish clubs involved in euro comps..u reds........
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