With four games gone in the Champions League group stage, the eight pools are beginning to take shape and the various narratives are beginning to unravel.
The fixtures so far have thrown up numerous dramatic clashes and a handful of outstanding individual performances.
This article celebrates the tournament’s top performers so far and ranks the 20 best players in the Champions League’s opening four rounds. Naturally, the competition is crammed with sublime talents and numerous different players could have fought their way onto this list.
Comment below and let us know what you think of our selection.