While the likes of Pep Guardiola have made control of the ball a central part of how their teams play, two notables are thriving without it.
Vertonghen is expecting a tougher test when the north Londoners meet Lucien Favre's side, who are leading the Bundesliga by nine, in February.
"Neymar, Mbappe and Cavani against that Man Utd defence ..." pretty much sums up the reaction to the Red Devils drawing PSG in the round of 16.
Manchester United won't relish going up against Neymar and Kylian Mbappe with PSG, but Man City landed one of the easiest UCL knockout games.
Manchester United will face Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League round of 16, while Liverpool have been drawn against Bayern Munich.
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UEFA said its disciplinary body ordered AEK to pay Bayern €10 euros for each of the 3,288 tickets sold to away fans for an October UCL match.
Isco was whistled by Real Madrid fans in their 3-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow after appearing to react with a gesture and angry words towards supporters.
Bayern Munich forward's boot to the back of Nicolas Tagliafico's head was possibly the most "on-brand" red card ever.
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"The reports we have received from our supporters are obviously of great concern to us and we shall be contacting the relevant authorities."
Both teams were out of contention for the knockout stage, and Benfica had already secured third place and a spot in the Europa League.
Olympique Lyonnais earned the point they required to book their place in the Champions League last 16 with Nabil Fekir's equaliser.