Whoscored analysts have compiled the symbolic team of the Champions League group stage. The best player at this stage was recognized as Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. The Argentinian took part in 4 Champions League matches, scored three goals and made two assists.
Goalkeeper: Neuer (“Bavaria”);
Protection: Cuadrado, Sandro (both Juventus), Romero (Atalanta), Zule (Bayern);
midfield: Messi (Barcelona), Fernandes (Manchester United), Kimmich (Bayern), Neymar (PSG);
attack: Holland (Borussia D), Ronaldo (Juventus).