The UEFA Champions League group matches resume today with the following games billed for tonight across Europe:
Spartak Moskva 5:00pm Benfica
Barcelona 7:45pm Celtic
Shakhtar Donetsk 7:45pm Chelsea
Manchester United 7:45pm Sporting Braga
Nordsjaelland 7:45pm Juventus
BATE 7:45pm Valencia
Lille 7:45pm Bayern Munchen
Galatasaray 7:45pm CFR Cluj
The game between Spartak Moskva and Benfica has started already with both sides scoring a goal – Spartak’s midfielder, Rafael Carioca in the 3’min and Benfica’s attacker, Lima, in the 33’min of play. Benfica and Spartak Moscow will both be desperate for victory in this Group G match. As at the time of filing this report, the game was in the 39’min.
Benfica have one point, while Spartak have none, but a win for either team would put pressure on Celtic, who sit second on four points and are billed to play Barcelona at Camp Nou.