Holders Real set for Liverpool test
By Football News
Real Madrid must emerge from a group featuring Liverpool if they are to make history and defend their UEFA Champions League crown.
No side has ever won back-to-back Champions League titles, but Real do boast 10 victories in Europe's premier club competition - a feat labelled in Spain as 'La Decima' - following May's 4-1 extra-time triumph over city rivals Atletico Madrid.
Liverpool, five-times champions of Europe and winners in 2005, represent the toughest challenge for Carlo Ancelotti's men in Group B, which also features Basel and surprise package Ludogorets.