This Tuesday begins the group stage of the UEFA Champions League 2021-22. Once again, this edition brings together the most important clubs in Europe and the best footballers from around the world, in the most attractive tournament of all. All the action can be enjoyed LIVE on Star +. (LINK TELE) So that you enjoy each game with the best information, we share this guide with everything there is to know about this Champions League.
How do you play the 2021-22 Champions League?
In this edition 32 teams will meet again during the group stages, divided into 8 zones. The top two from each group will advance to the knockout phase. This is the full competition schedule.
What football are we going to be able to enjoy?
As always, the group stage of the UEFA Champions League will give us unmissable matches. All the duels of this edition can be enjoyed on Star +. It will be a very attractive season. The 32 leading teams will seek to impose their game to dominate their rivals, achieve victories and get closer to the grand final, with the most diverse tactical systems and strategies.
Who are the big stars of this edition?
Lionel Messi will be there, of course, but with his new club. Also, Cristiano Ronaldo says present with a new but familiar shirt. The list of figures to follow is huge, is your favorite one among them? And, in addition, there is a lot of young talent who wants to stand out. These names must be noted. And, of course, support the footballers of your country. In this edition, there are representatives from Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay.
What do the numbers say about each team?
The Champions League that begins will be marked by the presence of the team of one billion euros: Guardiola’s Manchester City is the most sought-after team, but the rest of the great candidates are not far behind. There are other interesting numbers to compare to these clubs before the ball starts rolling. A team with more than a thousand games of experience, players with more than a hundred goals and spectacular records still to be broken.
What are the best stories of this Champions League?
This UEFA Champions League has it all. The arrival of Messi to PSG to make the French team finally become European champions. Cristiano’s return to Manchester to restore lost glory to United. The illusion of Atlético de Simeone, champion of Spain and with a more millionaire squad than ever. The Premier teams, who seek to confirm their hegemony and end up displacing the LaLiga clubs, a more austere Real Madrid than usual and a Barcelona in crisis after the departure of Messi. There are stories for all tastes, from the mighty Red Bull, Leipzig and Salzburg, to a humble Sheriff Tiraspol packed with South Americans. And more stories are yet to come. We will meet them when the most important thing begins: football.
When is the final and who will win it?
The 2021-22 Champions League Grand Final will be played on May 28, 2022 at the Krestovski Stadium in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The question is who will make it to the most important game. Of course, there are already favorites to lift the Orejona: these are the predictions of who will be the champion.