Manchester City have been gifted a lifeline by CSKA Moscow as they battled back against Roma to secure a vital point for themselves and for City with the last kick of the game.
As Group E stands, Bayern are through with 12 points, Roma and CSKA Moscow both have 5 points but are second and third by virtue of head-to-head; City prop the group with 2 points.
Over the past three seasons City have spent a fortune and have yet to justify the massive outlay in Europe. Now more than ever, City need to step up and live up to the massive reputation they have.
Two big teams set to kick off and with a lot at stake, the respective line ups reflect this: