Celtic to face KR Reykjavik in Champions League

Celtic are drawn against Icelandic champions KR Reykjavik in the second qualifying round of the Champions League.

Scottish Premiership champions Celtic will face KR Reykjavik in the second qualifying round of the Champions League.

The results of the draw for the first and second qualifying rounds of the Champions League on June 23, 2014.© Getty Images

The draw, which was made in Nyon this morning, has pitted the Bhoys against the reigning Icelandic champions.

Celtic avoided a rematch with Northern Irish champions Cliftonville, whom they beat 5-0 on aggregate at the same stage of the competition last season.

They have also avoided a two-legged tie against Norwegian outfit Stromsgodset, the former club of their new manager Ronny Deila.

The first legs will take place on July 15 and July 16, with the return legs being played on July 22 and July 23.

The Celtic squad celebrate winning the 2013-2014 Championship after the Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Ross County at Celtic Park Stadium on March 29, 2014
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