Live Scores, Starting Lineups in Champions League – Oct. 22

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UPDATE: Lionel Messi returns to the starting lineup for Barcelona, while Javier Mascherano and Alexis Sanchez also start for the Spanish champions.

UPDATE: Meanwhile, Chelsea has made five changes to their side that featured last time out for their clash with Schalke, as Gary Cahill, comes in for David Luiz to partner John Terry in the back, while Fernando Torres and Oscar also start the contest. Cesar Azpilicueta and Andre Schurrle also start as well.

UPDATE: Arsenal make just two changes for tonight’s game against Borussia Dortmund, with Aaron Ramsey and Tomas Rosicky starting for Arsene Wenger’s side and Mathieu Flamini and Santi Cazorla making way for the pair.

STARTING TEAMS/LINEUPS

Schalke 04 v Chelsea
Schalke 04: Hildebrand, Uchida, Howedes, Matip, Aogo, Jones, Neustadter, Clemens, Meyer, Draxler, Boateng
Subs: Fahrmann, Hoogland, Felipe Santana, Kolasinac, Goretzka, Fuchs, Szalai
Chelsea: Cech, Azpilicueta, Terry, Cahill, Ivanovic, Oscar, Ramires, Lampard, Schurrle, Torres, Hazard
Subs: Schwarzer, Luiz, Mata, Mikel, Willian, Eto’o, Bertrand
Referee: Viktor Kassai (Hungary)

AC Milan v Barcelona
AC Milan: Amelia, Abate, Zapata, Mexes, Constant, Montolivo, De Jong, Muntari, Birsa, Robinho, Kaka
Subs: Coppola, Matri, Poli, Nocerino, Silvestre, Emanuelson, Balotelli
Barcelona: Valdes, Dani Alves, Pique, Mascherano, Adriano, Iniesta, Busquets, Xavi, Alexis, Messi, Neymar
Subs: Pinto, Montoya, Fabregas, Pedro, Bartra, Song, Tello
Referee: Felix Brych (Germany)

Arsenal v Borussia Dortmund
Arsenal: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Ramsey, Arteta, Wilshere, Ozil, Rosicky, Giroud
Subs: Fabianski, Vermaelen, Monreal, Cazorla, Bendtner, Jenkinson, Gnabry
Borussia Dortmund: Weidenfeller, Grosskreutz, Subotic, Hummels, Schmelzer, Bender, Sahin, Blaszczykowski, Mkhitaryan, Reus, Lewandowski
Subs: Langerak, Hofmann, Aubameyang, Kirch, Schieber, Papastathopoulos, Durm
Referee: Jonas Eriksson (Sweden)

FK Austria Vienna v Atletico Madrid
FK Austria Vienna: Lindner, Dilaver, Rogulj, Ortlechner, Suttner, Royer, Stankovic, Holland, Mader, Jun, Hosiner
Subs: Kardum, Simkovic, Ramsebner, Leovac, Spiridonovic, Kienast, Koch
Atletico Madrid: Courtois, Juanfran, Miranda, Alderweireld, Filipe Luis, Tiago, Gabi, Turan, Raul Garcia, Koke, Diego Costa
Subs: Gil, Mario Suarez, Adrian, Villa, Rodriguez, Torres, Insua
Referee: Daniele Orsato (Italy)

Marseille v Napoli
Marseille: Mandanda, Fanni, N’Koulou, Diawara, Morel, Romao, Cheyrou, Payet, Valbuena, Andre Ayew, Gignac
Subs: Samba, Abdallah, Jordan Ayew, Lemina, Thauvin, Mendy, Imbula
Napoli: Reina, Maggio, Fernandez, Albiol, Armero, Behrami, Inler, Callejon, Hamsik, Mertens, Higuain
Subs: Rafael Cabral, Mesto, Pandev, Dzemaili, Insigne, Cannavaro, Zapata
Referee: Cuneyt Cakir (Turkey)

Celtic v Ajax
Celtic: Forster, Ambrose, Lustig, van Dijk, Mulgrew, Samaras, Pukki, Kayal, Izaguirre, Stokes, Forrest
Subs: Zaluska, Biton, Ledley, Balde, Rogic, Atajic, Fisher
Ajax: Cillessen, Van Rhijn, Veltman, Denswil, Blind, De Jong, Poulsen, Serero, Andersen, Sigthorsson, Fischer
Subs: Vermeer, van der Hoorn, Boilesen, Klaassen, Schone, Hoesen, De Sa
Referee: Ivan Bebek (Croatia)

Steaua Bucuresti v Basle
Steaua Bucuresti: Tatarusanu, Georgievski, Szukala, Gardos, Latovlevici, Bourceanu, Pintilii, Popa, Stanciu, Tanase, Piovaccari
Subs: Nita, Chipciu, Filip, Prepelita, Tatu, Varela, Kapetanos
Basle: Sommer, Voser, Schar, Ivanov, Safari, Diaz, Die, Frei, Salah, Streller, Stocker
Subs: Vailati, Ajeti, Delgado, Sauro, Sio, El-Nenny, Xhaka
Referee: Matej Jug (Slovenia)

FC Porto v Zenit St Petersburg
FC Porto: Helton, Danilo, Otamendi, Mangala, Alex Sandro, Fernando, Gonzalez, Herrera, Lica, Martinez, Josue
Subs: Fabiano, Maicon, Quintero, Ghilas, Varela, Ricardo, Defour
Zenit St Petersburg: Lodigin, Ansaldi, Luis Neto, Lombaerts, Smolnikov, Shatov, Faitzulin, Arshavin, Shirokov, Danny, Hulk
Subs: Vasjutin, Criscito, Kerzhakov, Hubocan, Zyryanov, Bystrov, Tymoschuk
Referee: Paolo Tagliavento (Italy)

 

Follow all the latest scores and updates from the Champions League games taking place around the globe on Match Day 2 on Tuesday night.

There will be several to class teams in action tonight, with Barcelona, Arsenal, AC Milan, beaten finalist Borussia Dortmund and Chelsea amongst the sides that will feature.

Arsenal will meet Borussia Dortmund, AC Milan and Barcelona will take on each other, while Chelsea travel to face Schalke in Germany.

Celtic, struggling at the moment, seek their first point of the competition this season when they take on Ajax at home.

Well will provide team news and starting lineups of all the games, as well as score updates at half-time and full time.

About Reporting by Adam-Fratzke | Staff Writer

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