Tonight is the return of Champions League action. All of the Premier League teams advanced from the competition’s group stage. Tonight, Manchester City will take on Sporting Lisbon. Tomorrow, Liverpool will play Inter Milan. Chelsea will play Lille, while Manchester United will play Atletico Madrid.
Chelsea is the current UEFA Champions League champion. Last season, the Blues defeated Manchester City in the final by a goal to nil. This season, Chelsea will attempt to defend their title.
Manchester City will be hoping to go one step further than they did last season and win the competition final if they make it that far. Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City have yet to win the Champions League.
Manchester City are the odds-on favorites to win the Champions League this season, according to various news outlets. Chelsea is the fifth favorite to retain their title. Do you believe Pep will finally bring Champions League glory to the Etihad?