Champions League tips for October 17
FootyOn pick out Champions League tips for October 17 ahead of the third round of fixtures of the 2017/18 season’s group stage.
After the international break for 2018 World Cup qualifiers, domestic football returned across Europe this past weekend.
Now it’s the turn of the Champions League to return to action and there are a host of top quality clashes.
In the third group stage matchday in Europe’s elite club competition this term, English sides seek success across the continent.
On Tuesday night, this includes all of Tottenham, Liverpool and Manchester City.
So, read on as we outline Champions League tips for October 17 for these and more teams involved…
LIVE on BT Sport 2: Real Madrid v Tottenham (19:45)
We start off with a truly tasty match-up between reigning champions Real Madrid and in-form Londoners Spurs.
There will be a plethora of world class talent on show as this pair battles to take the lead in Group H.
Along with Cristiano Ronaldo and co, Spurs striker Harry Kane will be hopeful of a strong showing.
With much talk surrounding how good the England frontman actually, this is his chance to prove his worth on the big stage.
Chosen bet: Harry Kane to score anytime
Best price: 13/10 with Paddy Power
LIVE on BT Sport 3: Manchester City v Napoli (19:45)
Pep Guardiola looks to have finally got Manchester City ticking, following a surge in form early on this campaign.
The Sky Blues have been scoring for fun, including an impressive 7-2 victory over Stoke City recently.
They sit top of the Premier League and their Group F standings before taking on Serie A leaders Napoli next.
The Little Donkeys have also been in great form of late in Italy, with this having all the makings for an epic encounter.
Chosen bet: Man City to win and both sides score
Best price: 6/4 with BetVictor
LIVE on BT Sport ESPN: Maribor v Liverpool (19:45)
Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool find themselves with just two points from their opening two European games so far.
The Reds have drawn with both Sevilla and Spartak Moscow, but now face bottom Group E team Maribor on the road.
They may be travelling to Slovenia, yet this represents their best opportunity to grab three points yet.
However, the Merseysiders have drawn their last three straight games and only one win in eight outings.
Chosen bet: Draw
Best price: 7/1 with BetVictor
LIVE on BT Sport Extra 4: Monaco v Besiktas (19:45)
Radamel Falcao has undergone a real renaissance since returning to France and is now on 14 goals for club and country so far this season.
The Colombian ace looks a different player to the one who flopped previously at Manchester United and Chelsea.
Monaco take on Besiktas next and their clinical finisher looks set to star yet again.
The South American has struck two or more goals on four occasions already this term.
Chosen bet: Radamel Falcao to score two or more
Best price: 16/5 with Paddy Power
LIVE on BT Sport Extra 2: APOEL Nicosia v Borussia Dortmund (19:45)
Borussia Dortmund have stuttered of late, but their man marksman Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has still continued to find the target.
The Gabon international has now netted 15 times in all competitions during 12 club outings so far.
This includes a double last time out in the defeat to RB Leipzig on home turf.
Chosen bet: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to score first
Best price: 23/10 with BetVictor