The Primeira Liga runners-up have seen five of their players bag openers this term and one has outscored the rest.
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All the skinny on the Blues’ Group G rivals ahead of their Tuesday night clash in Lisbon.
Drogba has a far lengthier top-flight back catalogue, but will he be granted the minutes?
A ream of interested parties watch on as this Citizens stalwart contemplates departing the Etihad.
An impenetrable colossus at Atletico Madrid, the young Belgian’s air of omnipotence is slipping.
It may not sit well with the Shed End regulars, but the Blues would be making the right call cashing in.
The benefits of drawing formidable foes early on has been advertised by victors down the years.
Stamford Bridge is likely to see a much-changed Blues side but a familiar face is expected to net.