Andres Iniesta and Barcelona beat Celtic 7-0 in their Champions League group stage opener. The Champions League has a predictability problem. After 92 qualifiers, the 32 teams that reached the group stage will play 125 matches to decide a European champion.
Thirty-two teams square off as the group stages of the 2016-17 Champions League kick off on Tuesday and Wednesday, with Matchday 1 headlined by Arsenal traveling to the French capital to face Paris Saint-Germain and Celtic going to the Camp Nou for a date with Barcelona. Before the group games begin
UEFA conducted its interminable Champions League group stage draw on Thursday, and for the second year in a row, it produced no real deathly groups of note.