Jose is still haunted by Anfield “ghost goal” as he prepares for 1st leg of League Cup semis vs Liverpool.
Chelsea were undefeated in 23 matches in all competitions since April’s Champions League semi-final.
Gerrard isn’t as influential as he used to be, but he still has a very strong presence on the pitch.
With the attacking flair that helped them claim the Premier League title last season put to one side, City produced a gladiatorial performance that conquered Roma.
Two second-half goals from English champions help them progress to the knockout stage of Champions Trophy.
Roma, City and CSKA all have five points after mediocre campaigns in a group dominated by Bayern.
Newcastle ride on Cisse double to beat Chelsea, Toure earns Man City victory while Arsenal beaten by Stoke.
Arsenal beat Dortmund 2-0 to leave struggles behind, seal knockout passage in CL.
Liverpool must gather itself if it wants to prolong its first Champions League campaign in five years.
Barcelona striker can go past Raul to become highest scorer in CL if he nets against APOEL.
Bayern Munich are unbeaten in all competitions this season and are already through to the last 16 of the CL.
Third in the group with just two points, Man City must win to keep their Champions League hopes alive
Paul Pogba, Claudio Marchisio and Arturo Vidal are not quite the same without an on-form Pirlo.
Imperious Real Madrid will look to carry forward good form against Liverpool, a team they beat 3-0 last month.
Catalans look to avoid Clasico obsession as they take on Dutch side in Champions League.