The Champions League draw has been completed for the 2012/13 campaign and some interesting groups have been thrown up. For starters, Manchester City face the ‘Group of Death’ where they’ll have to play Real Madrid, Ajax and Borussia Dortmund. The draw was a little kinder to the other English clubs, though Chelsea will have to play Juventus, the Italian Champions, in an intriguing clash. Manchester United and Arsenal will both fancy their chances of qualifying for the knockout stages after being handed comfortable groups on paper.
Everyone loves Europe’s premier competition and indeed, the majority of the world’s best players are on display. The Champions League is certainly the place to showcase the talent of the footballing world and you can expect some of the best matches of the season if you follow the games closely. In recognition of the excellence that the Champions League brings us every year, we pick the top 10 players that will feature in Europe this season.