UEFA on Thursday included Chelsea’s Raheem Sterling, Manchester City’s John Stones, and Liverpool’s Joël Matip in the Champions League team of this week.

UEFA released the Champions League team in a post on its website today after the group stage match-day two fixtures concluded on Wednesday night.

Sterling, Stones, and Matip were impressive for their respective clubs against RB Salzburg, Dortmund, and Ajax.

Below is the UEFA Champions League team:


Antonio Adán (Sporting CP) – 8 points


Denzel Dumfries (Inter) – 12 points

John Stones (Man City) – 10 points

Joël Matip (Liverpool) – 12 points

Lucas Hernández (Bayern) – 13 points

Bjorn Meijer (Club Brugge) – 10 points


Federico Valverde (Real Madrid) – 12 points

Matteo Politano (Napoli) – 11 points

Robert Andrich (Leverkusen) – 10 points

Raheem Sterling (Chelsea) – 10 points


Ferran Jutglà (Club Brugge) – 14 points