UEFA Champions League: Picking a Best XI from Matchday 1

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UEFA Champions League: Picking a Best XI from Matchday 1
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The first match day of the UEFA Champions League provided everyone with plenty of thrills thanks to some amazing matches.

On Tuesday, Real Madrid beat Manchester City 3-2 in a thrilling match at the Bernabeu that concluded with a late winner from Cristiano Ronaldo.

On Wednesday, the marquee match up was between Chelsea and Juventus, which ended in a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge after a late Juventus equalizer.

As for the other 14 matches over the last two days, there were plenty of performances that fans did not see like Malaga's impressive 3-0 over Zenit St. Petersburg and BATE Borisov's surprise win at Lille.

There were also plenty of great individuals who shined throughout the last two days and here are the 11 best players who played on the pitches throughout Europe in the Champions League.

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