UEFA on Thursday included Barcelona’s Robert Lewandowski, Ajax’s Mohammed Kudus and Sporting CP’s Marcus Edwards in the Champions League team of this week.
UEFA released the Champions League team in a post on its website today following the conclusion of the group stage match-day one fixture on Wednesday night.
Lewandowski, Kudus and Edwards were impressive for their respective clubs against Viktoria Plzen, Rangers and Eintracht Frankfurt.
Below is the UEFA Champions League team:
Goalkeeper:Dominik Livaković (Dinamo Zagreb) – 7 points
Defenders:João Cancelo (Man City) – 15 pointsRúben Dias (Man City) – 14 pointsAbakar Sylla (Club Brugge) – 17 pointsAlejandro Grimaldo (Benfica) – 20 points
Midfielders:Marian Shved (Shakhtar Donetsk) – 17 pointsMarcus Edwards (Sporting CP) – 14 pointsMohammed Kudus (Ajax) – 14 pointsPiotr Zieliński (Napoli) – 18 pointsLeroy Sané (Bayern) – 13 points