FOLLOW LIVE: UEFA Champions League group stage

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The UEFA Champions League ups its ante with this week’s group stage, as big money teams search for big glory while navigating a field of treacherous opponents.

Barcelona and Roma is the marquee match-up of Day Two, though Premier League fans will be watching closely to see what Arsenal and Chelsea have in store (In today’s case, what’s in store is likely several goals for the London-based clubs).

Also taking to the pitch are Bayer Leverkusen and Bayern Munich, obviously not against each other, as 16 teams put their UCL fortunes on the line.

[ FOLLOW LIVE: Updates and stats on all matches here ]

Manchester’s United and City find themselves behind after 90 minutes of UEFA Champions League play, while Real Madrid and PSG are off to strong starts.

But that was Tuesday, and you knew that.

For a more in-depth preview of Wednesday’s action, head here.