Borussia Dortmund take on Shakhtar Donetsk in tonight’s other Champions League tie.
On the face of Real Madrid v Manchester United is a mouth-watering clash between two of the giants of world football.
The group phase of South America’s juiciest footballing carrot, the Copa Libertadores, gets underway tonight at the Parque Central stadium in Montevideo.
He was criticised as a player and his first season and a half in charge was laden with controversy, but for Neil Lennon things are taking shape.
Following Manchester United’s routine 2-0 win over Everton at the weekend, Betfred have announced they’re already paying out on bets for the Red Devils to be Premier League champions this season.
“We saw that they beat Barcelona in Glasgow, but we are prepared to adapt maybe more than they did on that occasion”
Tactics Talk: Everton’s over-reliance on Marouane Fellaini bordered on ridiculous against Manchester United
Recent meetings between Manchester United and Everton have been well documented and David Moyes’ side could be labelled the Premier League leader’s bogey team.
Watford are the top scorers and the in-form team in the Championship going in to tonight’s match with Crystal Palace.
If Frank James Lampard junior is seeking a new club, he must consider Italy, where fans and pundits have cherished his decade of impressive Champions League performances.
For the best part of three months, the former Blackpool boss has been a model of tact and diplomacy.
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