Last season was undoubtedly an excellent year for Cristiano Ronaldo at club level, especially with his success in carrying Real Madrid to grab UEFA Champions League title by scoring 17 goals in that competition.
Manchester City's ambition to improve their performance in Europe will be facing a tough test this season as they're being drawn in quite difficult group along with Bayern Munich, CSKA Moscow and Italian side, AS Roma.
Ludogorets Razgard made their way into the group stage of UEFA Champions League after winning a dramatic tie against Romanian outfit Steaua Bucuresti.
Trailing 1-0 in the first leg, Ludogorets were eager to turn things around as they play in front of their home crowd.
Arsenal keeping their tradition in getting into Champions League group stage phase after eliminating Turkish side Besiktas, but it was far from an easy battle as Gunners boss, Arsene Wenger breath a sigh of relief for his side's success.
Bundesliga outfit, Bayer Leverkusen confirming their passage into the group stage of UEFA Champions League after demolishing Copenhagen in the second leg of their playoffs battle.
Already grabbing a 3-2 advantage from their first meeting, Leverkusen kept on pushing forward in search for more goals at home.
Arsenal keeping their trend of advancing into Champions League group stage continue as they made their way into that round again after eliminating Besiktas on Wednesday.
Only managed to pick up a goalless draw in their previous meeting, both teams still have plenty of work to be done.
Italian side, Napoli failed to make their way into the group stage of UEFA Champions League this season after getting eliminated by Spanish side, Athletic Bilbao on midweek.
Being held into a 1-1 draw at home in the first meeting, Napoli were keen on grabbing an away victory over their opponent.
Russian giant, Zenit Saint Petersburg secured their passage into the group stage of UEFA Champions League with a comfortable aggregate win over Standard Liege.
Stealing a 1-0 away win over Liege in the first leg, Zenit were in a confident mood as they play host to their Belgium outfit.
APOEL Nicosia secured a place into the group stage of UEFA Champions League after successfully eliminating AaB this midweek.
After grabbing a 1-1 result away from home, APOEL were determined in snatching a victory over their opponent as they are keen on rewarding their loyal fans.
BATE Borisov preserving their tradition in playing at UEFA Champions League group stage as they made it into that round after eliminating Slovan Bratislava.
Grabbing a 1-1 draw on the first meeting, BATE looking confident in picking up a much better result at home.
Scottish side, Celtic failed to make their way into Champions League group stage battle after being eliminated by NK Maribor.
Drawing 1-1 in the first leg at Maribor, Celtic were confident that they can picked up a victory playing at their home ground.
FC Porto secured their place in the group stage of UEFA Champions League after grabbing 2-0 victory over Lille.
Already winning 1-0 in the first leg of their Champions League playoffs, Porto didn't take any defensive stance as they play at home.
BATE Borisov picked up a quite positive result on the first leg of their UEFA Champions League playoffs phase after holding home team Slovan Bratislava into a draw.
It was a tight encounter from the start with both teams keen on snatching a win as they put on an attacking display since kick off.
Celtic picked up a slight advantage on their battle against NK Maribor for that elusive Champions League group stage phase as the Scottish side held their opponent into a draw in the first leg battle in Maribor.