Champions League returns this week and all eyes are on Premier League clubs if they are going to make it to the quarter-final of the competition this season.
Manchester City are the first Premier League team who will be in action in the round-of-16 fixtures as they take on Basel tonight.
Pep Guardiola’s team who have been in high-flying form so far this season will hope to defeat their opponents in order to stand the chance of progressing to the quarter-final of the competition after both legs.
Manchester United who have had a bittersweet experience this season will hope to return back to form when they face Spanish opponents Sevilla in tomorrow’s game.
José Mourinho is reportedly going to welcome back one of his trusted defenders Eric Bailly for the must-win clash if they must qualify to the next round of the competition.
Liverpool are the next Premier League club who have made it to the round-of-16 and they will battle Porto on Wednesday.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is reportedly set to stick with his goalkeeper Loris Karius whom many believe hasn’t done enough to displace Simon Mignolet from the Reds starting lineup.
With the way Liverpool have been playing in recent fixtures, one would expect the German manager to stick with his regular starters.
All eyes will be on record-breaker Mohammed Salah to lead the team’s attack. The Egyptian has been in fine form for the Merseyside club since his switch from Roma last summer.