Tottenham Hotspur saw their slim away goals advantage in the Champions League over Juventus wiped out in matter of minutes as the Premier League side were beaten by their Italian's counterpart at Wembley.
Positive results were earned by two Premier League teams on Champions League knock out stages first leg as Tottenham Hotspur drew 2-2 away against Juventus, while Manchester City slammed Basel in Switzerland.
Not much surprises arriving in UEFA Champions Group stage match day 1 as the favorites all bagged maximum points from their opening fixture.
Two Premier League sides that took the pitch on Tuesday, Chelsea along with Manchester United both picked up convincing victories over their opponent, while Barcelona successfully got their revenge over Juventus.
Arsenal made a pretty surprising move in the January transfer market by signing young midfielder, Mohamed Elneny from Swiss side, FC Basel.
Although still relatively young, Gunners' boss, Arsene Wenger is confident with his new signing's quality, stating that Elneny has what it takes to be successful in Premier League.
FC Porto made their way into the Quarter Finals of Champions League in a comfortable fashion after winning their second leg over FC Basel 4-0 in Portugal.
Albeit disappointed with that result, Basel's head coach, Paulo Sousa admitted that his side were simply lacking in quality compared to their opposition.
FC Basel are set to face an important second leg of their Champions League tie against FC Porto this midweek and despite playing away, the Swiss side's head coach, Paulo Sousa is confident with his team's chances.
Being considered as the second favorites to go through from their group after Real Madrid, Liverpool's Champions League campaign isn't going as easy as many would predict as they now must wait until the final match day before knowing their fate.
Real Madrid continuing their recent run of winning form this midweek in UEFA Champions League by beating Swiss side, FC Basel 1-0, thanks to a goal from Cristiano Ronaldo.
Although successfully grabbing another three points, Los Blancos' tactician, Carlo Ancelotti admitted that his team didn't play like their normal self as they were rather too slow compared to the usual Madrid.
Swiss side, FC Basel are hoping to qualify into the next stage of Champions League and that ambition can get much easier should they manage to pick up all three points this midweek against Real Madrid.
Liverpool recent run of bad form continue in the Champions League as Brendan Rodgers' men suffered a 1-0 defeat from Basel.
Winning their first game against Ludogorets, Liverpool were determined in snatching another three points from their opponent.