Champions League tips for September 13
FootyOn pick out Champions League tips for September 13, ahead of the second day of the 2017/18 season’s group stage.
Europe’s elite club competition continues into its second day of pool games, with three English representatives featuring.
All of Liverpool, Manchester City and Tottenham are aiming to get off to a strong start in their respective standings.
Meanwhile, reigning back-to-back champions Real Madrid also kick off their campaign at the Bernabeu.
We have picked out five of the best bets ahead of the intriguing matches on offer this Wednesday night.
So, read on for our Champions League tips for September 13…
LIVE on BT Sport ESPN and Showcase: Feyenoord v Manchester City (19:45)
Pep Guardiola will be confident of gaining three points on the road on his side’s trip to the Netherlands.
The Sky Blues face a Feyenoord outfit returning to the Champions League group stage after a 15-year absence.
Feyenoord have lost 11 times to English opponents in the competition before, including six defeats on home soil.
They are also without main marksman Nicolai Jorgensen through a calf injury.
City have more than enough firepower to dispatch their Dutch opponents on their travels.
Chosen bet: Man City to win to nil
Best price: 8/5 with BetVictor
LIVE on BT Sport 2: Liverpool v Sevilla (19:45)
Liverpool are also hoping for a successful start to their European campaign against Spanish threat Sevilla.
Jurgen Klopp’s Reds were toppled by the Bathtubs in the 2016 Europa League final and will seek revenge here.
After a two-season break, Champions League football is back at Anfield and Liverpool will want a strong start in front of fans.
The Merseysiders have lost five and drawn six out of 16 total meetings with Spanish sides before, though.
Meanwhile, in 11 clashes with English teams, Sevilla have won five, lost four and shared spoils twice.
Chosen bet: Score draw
Best price: 4/1 with BetVictor
LIVE on BT Sport 3: Tottenham v Borussia Dortmund (19:45)
Spurs come up against a Dortmund side in fine form so far this season after rallying to top of the Bundesliga.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has once again been the Black and Yellows’ focal point in attack.
The Gabon international hitman is fit for this clash and could spell trouble for the North Londoners’ backline.
Dele Alli (suspended) and Victor Wanyama (injured) are missing for the hosts and have struggled massively at their adopted home of Wembley.
Chosen bet: Aubameyang to score first goal
Best price: 7/2 with Paddy Power
LIVE on BT Sport Extra 2: Real Madrid v APOEL Nicosia (19:45)
Real Madrid begin the defence of their crown with a welcome clash against APOEL Nicosia.
At the Bernabeu they will likely cruise to another routine victory over their Cypriot opponents.
French frontman Karim Benzema will be missing through injury but Cristiano Ronaldo can play due to his ban being only domestic games.
Chosen bet: Real Madrid to win by four or more goals
Best price: 6/5 with Paddy Power
LIVE on BT Sport Extra 4: RB Leipzig v Monaco (19:45)
In another intriguing match-up this Wednesday night, RB Leipzig welcome Ligue 1 giants Monaco to Germany.
The hosts are making their debut in Europe after such a rampant rise to footballing prominence in recent seasons.
Monaco are far from pushovers, though, and will provide a stern test for the Champions League new boys.
With plenty of attacking talent set to be on show in what could be an open game, goals can be expected.
Chosen bet: Over 3.5 goals
Best price: 15/8 with BetVictor