Liverpool to face PSG, Napoli and Red Star in Champions League

Liverpool to face PSG, Napoli and Red Star in Champions League

Liverpool to face PSG, Napoli and Red Star in Champions League

For what it is worth, Cristiano did win Uefa's award for the Best Forward of the season.

Red Star, former club of Reds midfielder Marko Grujic, are in the Champions League for the first time since 1992.

Holders Real Madrid will face last season's semi-finalists AS Roma plus CSKA Moscow and Viktoria Plzen in Group G.

"Given the vast sums of money spent by Premier League clubs, we should be getting teams to the latter stages of the Champions League".

Real goalkeeper, Keylor Navas won the award for the best shot-stopper in the continent, and Sergio Ramos took home top defender while Modric won midfielder honors.

Champions League winners Madrid dominated the individual awards, winning every single one for the men's game.

Grabbing all six points from Young Boys will prove crucial while avoiding defeat against Valencia is necessary.

The summer arrival of attacking winger Riyad Mahrez - a player who shone on the Champions League stage with Leicester two seasons - has only helped bolster City's potential firepower.

Ronaldo, a five-time victor of the world player of the year award, signed for Italian champions Juventus this summer from Real Madrid for 100 million euros ($116.5 million).

The new season Champions League season also marks a new three-year round of broadcasting and sponsor deals allowing for UEFA to distribute higher prize money, which will benefit the clubs with a more storied European history.

Meanwhile Tottenham take on Barcelona, as well as PSV Eindhoven. Group C: Paris Saint-Germain, Napoli, Liverpool, Red Star Belgrade. No one really stands out from Lokomotiv, Porto, Schalke or Galatasaray, and each will fancy their chances of progressing.

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