This is because UEFA grants a place in pot one to the winner of Europe’s elite competition and the winner of the Europa League.
Liverpool secured their sixth Champions League title win a 2-0 win over Tottenham
POSSIBLE 2019-20 CHAMPIONS LEAGUE POTS
Dinamo Zagreb *
*Indicates they must go through qualifying
They are Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain and FC Zenit.
Tottenham will be in pot 2 alongside the likes of Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Napoli and Shakthar Donetsk with Ajax and Porto likely to join them via the qualifying rounds.
Celtic will likely be in pot three if they make it through qualifying and they will be joined by Benfica, Lyon, Bayer Leverkusen, FC Salzburg, Valencia and Inter Milan with Dynamo Kyiv expected to qualify also.
Pot four will include Lille, Atalanta, RB Leipzig, Galatasaray, Genk, Lokomotiv Moscow and then FC Copenhagen and Dinamo Zagreb are likely to make it via the qualifiyng stages.
A group of death for Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City could see them face Real Madrid, Inter Milan and RB Leipzig.
Chelsea, who beat Arsenal in the Europa League final, will also be in pot one next season