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Can you beat the Predictor Tipster?

Published: Friday 14 September 2012, 15.26CET
Read the Tipster's detailed predictions of each of this week's UEFA Champions League matches.
Can you beat the Predictor Tipster?
The Santiago Bernabéu will host the pick of the opening games ©Getty Images

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Published: Friday 14 September 2012, 15.26CET

Can you beat the Predictor Tipster?

Read the Tipster's detailed predictions of each of this week's UEFA Champions League matches.

GNK Dinamo Zagreb 1-1 FC Porto
If history is anything to go by then the hosts should triumph in this one although the Portuguese champions are always difficult to beat.

Paris Saint-Germain FC 3-1 FC Dynamo Kyiv
A menacing attack containing the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimović, Ezequiel Lavezzi, Kevin Gameiro and Javier Pastore could well give PSG the goals to get past the Ukrainian side.

Montpellier Hérault SC 1-1 Arsenal FC
The Ligue 1 club will be buoyed by making their debut in the competition but Arsenal's quality on the ball ought to be enough to secure a share of the spoils.

Olympiacos FC 0-2 FC Schalke 04
Semi-finalists two years ago, Schalke are looking strong again and should have too much for Olympiacos if they play to their potential.

Málaga CF 2-3 FC Zenit St Petersburg
Zenit's new strike force will relish their first UEFA Champions League outing and will attempt to outscore their opponents with an attack-minded lineup.

AC Milan 2-0 RSC Anderlecht
A visit to San Siro is a challenge for any side and Anderlecht, returning to the group stage after a six-year absence, might find this to be the case. Using one of your jokers here could pay dividends.

Borussia Dortmund 3-1 AFC Ajax
The German champions are a formidable opponent at the BVB Stadion Dortmund and will be favourites to make home advantage count in a tough section.

Real Madrid CF 2-1 Manchester City FC
All eyes will be on the Santiago Bernabéu for the tie of the matchweek and do not underestimate the importance of Madrid's experience in the competition.

FC Shakhtar Donetsk 3-0 FC Nordsjælland
Shakhtar have made a flying start in the Ukrainian league so expect them to carry this form into their opening Group E game against the competition debutants. Anything other than a home win would be a surprise, so cash in on your second joker here.

Chelsea FC 1-1 Juventus
The holders begin with a tough test in the form of Juventus and the Italian champions will not be fazed by a trip to Stamford Bridge so there will be little to separate the teams.

LOSC Lille 2-0 FC BATE Borisov
With one defeat at home in 12 group stage games it is difficult to look past a home victory as these teams meet for the first time.

FC Bayern München 2-1 Valencia CF
Having come so close last season, Bayern will bid to lay down an early marker at home against Valencia and a home win appears most likely.

FC Barcelona 4-1 FC Spartak Moskva
Barcelona have kicked off their domestic campaign in fine form and are strong favourites to go all the way in Europe, so back them to start in style.

Celtic FC 2-2 SL Benfica
The Scottish champions have made Celtic Park a fortress yet they will have to be at their best to prise a point from their Portuguese opponents.

Manchester United FC 3-0 Galatasaray AŞ
United will want to right the wrongs of their group stage exit last term and should be too strong for Galatasaray with the Old Trafford support behind them.

SC Braga 0-0 CFR 1907 Cluj
Cluj cannot be underestimated having edged out FC Basel 1893 to reach the group stage and their resilience may see them come away from Braga with a point.

Tipster got ten results right, with one perfect score.

Last updated: 12/06/13 10.48CET

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