The 2021/2022 UEFA Champions League kicked off today as 8 matches were played. In this article, I will update you with the results, Group tables and the teams at risk of getting eliminated after yesterday’s matches.
Paris Saint-Germain climbs on top of the Group A table after their convincing 2-0 win over Manchester City while Club Brugge jumps to second after their shocking 2-1 win against RB Leipzig in Germany.
Group A table and likely team to qualify:
Manchester City drops to the third position on the table after losing to PSG while RB Leipzig drops to the bottom of the table. Today’s Matches saw Paris Saint-Germain and Club Brugge picked up vital three points after their 1-1 draw in the opening fixture and both are now in a good position to qualify for the next round.
Verdict: based on the table current standing, Paris Saint-Germain and Club Brugge are in a firm position to qualify after picking four points in two matches while Manchester City is still in the race with three points in two matches.
Liverpool remains on top of the Group B table after their convincing 5-1 win over Porto in Portugal while Atletico Madrid climbed to second after their late 2-1 win against AC Milan Leipzig in Italy.
Group B table and likely team to qualify
Porto drops to the third position on the table after their heavy loss to Liverpool while AC Milan sinks to the bottom of the table. Today’s results saw Liverpool and Atletico Madrid picked up vital three points to improve their chances of qualifying for the next round.
Verdict: Based on the table current standing, Liverpool is certain to qualify for the next round while Atletico Madrid won today to improve their chances of making it out of the group stage alongside Liverpool.
Ajax remain on top of the Group C table after defeating Besiktas 2-0 tonight while Borussia Dortmund climbed to second after their narrow 1-0 win against Sporting Lisbon.
Group C table and likely team to qualify
Besiktas drops to the third position on the table after losing against Ajax tonight while Sporting drops to the bottom of the table after losing the second game of the season. round.
Verdict: Based on the table current statistics, Ajax and Borussia Dortmund are 70% certain of making it to the next round if they grab two more wins in the group stage.
Sherrif climbs to the top of the group D table after their surprise 2-1 win over Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu while Inter Milan and Donetsk settled for a goalless draw in Ukraine.
Group D table and likely team to qualify
Sherrif FC is the surprise leader of Group D after clinching their second win of the season while Real Madrid remains in the second position with three points in two matches.
Verdict: based on the table current statistics, both Sheriff are the favourites to qualify why the likes of Real Madrid, Donetsk and Inter Milan are still in the race.