It’s Now Or Never For Benfica! Tonight’s UCL Fixtures

Portuguese club, Benfica, hosts SSC Napoli from Italy in tonight’s last group stage round of UCL fixtures.

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Group B, which has been the toughest group and the only group without a team that has already qualified for the round of 16 fixtures, houses Benfica and Napoli (who are both on 8 points), and Besiktas (on 7 points), who plays the already knocked out Dynamo Kyiv, tonight in Ukraine.

Benfica will be chasing a victory, as any other result can see them fall to third place, and back to the Europa League. A competition that has broken their hearts more times than they’d bear to count with The Aguias, losing 2 finals in 4 years, especially the memorable Europa League final against

All eyes will be on group B, especially after the exciting 3-3 draw between Turkish side, Besiktas, and Benfica in their spectacular UEFA Champions League round 5 match.

Cavani scores against Arsenal in UCL week 5 at the Emirates
Cavani scores against Arsenal in UCL week 5 at the Emirates

In the other UCL fixtures to be played tonight, Paris Saint Germain will look to defeat Ludogorets in France and finish Group A in top spot. While Arsenal will take on Basel while praying the French Champions slip up and either draw or lose.

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Bayern Munich will look to defeat the undefeated group D winners, Atletico Madrid, in Germany after a disastrous outing in so far in their UEFA Champions League 2016/17 campaign.

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MSN celebrating doing what they know how to do best

In Group C, Barcelona will place everything on the line when they take on Borussia M’Gladbach at the Camp Nou. The German visitors will however look to capitalize on the Catalyan Giants poor home form and add more to Luis Enrique’s woes.

Paris SG                v              Ludogorets

Barcelona             v              Mönchengladbach

Bayern Munich   v              Atlético Madrid

Man. City             v              Celtic

FC Basel               v              Arsenal

Benfica                 v              Napoli

All matches to be played by 8:45 pm (Western Africa standard time)

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