Second Qualifying Round

Champions League qualifying draw

July 24, 2012
By ESPNsoccernet staff

Celtic will face HJK Helsinki in the third qualifying round of the Champions League, while their fellow SPL side Motherwell have been drawn against Greek team Panathinaikos.

SPL winners Celtic were in the Champions section of the draw and will be at home in the first leg.

Motherwell, who were unseeded in Friday's draw, will play the first leg of their match against the 2-time Greek title winners at Fir Park.

Ties to be played July 31, August 1 and August 7, 8.

There are two routes, one for those who qualified without winning their league and one for the champions.

After this round, the following clubs join in the play-off round (Champions Route) (drawn August 31): Malaga, Udinese, Braga, Borussia Monchengladbach, Lille, Spartak Moscow.