Celebrity News: The European Champions League returns Tuesday with a group stage that will have a match between two of the best clubs, Barcelona and Juventus, to be measured at the Camp Nou in Catalonia.
They were rivals in the final of 2015, in which Barça trident conformed by Neymar, Lionel Messi, and Luis Suárez was consecrated with a resounding triumph 3-1 in Berlin. Neymar is no longer in, and his replacement will be player Ousmane Dembélé who just finished signed.
}”Neymar is, along with Paulo (Dybala), one of the strongest young players in the world, although both are very close to Messi and Cristiano (Ronaldo). But Barça, however, is the strongest team with Real Madrid, “said Juve coach Massimiliano Allegri.
In the pre-match press conference, Allegri insisted: “When you face players such as Iniesta, Messi, Suárez, Dembélé or Deulofeu it is more difficult to score them. Barça has started the season well and I repeat: it is the favorite team with Real Madrid to win the Champions League”
Another favorite, Bayern Munich, will face the Belgian Anderlecht as part of Group B that shares with the Paris Saint-Germain of Neymar.
Bayern, who are coming off a surprise defeat at Hoffenheim, will try to start a new season in the Champions League, in which they will seek to regain European glory; while the PSG will seek to achieve its most desired title.
On Tuesday also will be Atletico Madrid against Roma, in a group stage whose first day will culminate on Wednesday, with the debut of two-time champion Real Madrid.