The New Saints have been seeded for today's UEFA Champions League first qualifying round draw.

The JD Cymru Premier double winners will contest the first leg on July 5 with the second leg held a week later on July 12.

The Oswestry side will once again be striving for a place in the group stages which will begin in earnest in September.

As well as the already qualified sides the Saints could also face either La Florita of San Marino, Inter d'escaldes of Andorra, Levadia of Estonia or Icelandic side Vikingur Reykjavik with the sides in contention via this week's preliminary tournament being held in Iceland.

The draw will take place from 12pm.

Linfield (Northern Ireland)

Linfield Football Club is a Northern Irish professional football club based in south Belfast which plays in the NIFL Premiership – the highest level of the Northern Ireland Football League.

Domestically, Linfield has been one of the most successful clubs in the world, holding several domestic and world records. The club has won 110 League titles, Irish Cups and League Cups combined, as well as numerous other domestic cup competitions – taking their trophy count to well over 200.

The club plays its home matches at Windsor Park, the 18,500 capacity national stadium.

County Times: Windsor Park. Picture: Wikipedia.

Windsor Park. Picture: Wikipedia.


Klaksvíkar Itrottarfelag (Faroe Islands)

Klaksvíkar Ítróttarfelag, commonly known as KÍ, is a Faroese professional football club based in Klaksvík.

The club was founded in 1904 and is one of the most successful Faroese football clubs, having won the Faroe Islands Premier League 18 times and the Faroe Islands Cup six times.

The club is based at the 2,600 capacity Við Djúpumýrar.


FK RFS (Latvia)

FK RFS is a professional Latvian football club based in Riga, Latvia. It competes in Virsliga, the top flight of Latvian football.

RFS founded in 2011 and promoted to the Virsliga in 2016 and first qualified for Europe in 2018.

The club is based at the 1,000 capacity LNK Sporta Park.


Ballkani (Kosovo)

Ballkani is a professional football club based in Suharekë, Kosovo.

The club play in the Football Superleague of Kosovo, which is the top tier of football in the country.

The club was established in 1947 under the name Rinia by some athletes whose purpose was to participate in various competitions and tournaments that were organized at that time.

Ballkani was one of the first clubs in Kosovo to leave the league system managed by the Football Association of Yugoslavia, and played instead in the not officially recognized parallel First League of Kosovo until 2000.

The club is based at the 1,500 capacity Suva Reka City Stadium.