Finally, the 2011-12 UEFA Champions League season is about to commence and 32 cracking teams will be fighting out for one of the the most coveted trophies on the planet. TheHardTackle presents a comprehensive preview of all the games in Group E, F, G and H on Day 1.

Can there be a bigger match in the European circuit? Well, not really. On the 28th of May, Manchester United will clash with Barcelona at the Wembley for the topmost prize in European Club Football - The Champions League. Keeping with the tradition, TheHardTackle presents the Rival Rendezvous.