Few expect Ludogorets to get anything from their Champions League clash with holders Real Madrid, although head coach Carlo Ancelotti is not taking victory in Bulgaria for granted.
Fresh from last season completing 'La Decima', Los Blancos' sights have quickly trained on an 11th European crown.
A 5-1 thrashing of Basle was the ideal start to their Group B campaign, which they continue in Bulgaria on Wednesday evening.
Ludogorets made a promising start to the competition at Liverpool, when an injury-time...
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has hailed Cristiano Ronaldo as a quiet dressing-room leader, saying the forward's importance to the Liga giants goes even further than his spectacular goalscoring record.
Ronaldo, 29, has scored 10 goals in five league appearances this season, while also finding the net once in his first Champions League appearance and twice...
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, two giants of the world game, are competing for yet another prize as the rivals take aim at the Champions League's all-time scoring record.
Real Madrid's Ronaldo has 68 goals in Europe's top club competition, one more than Barcelona star Messi, as both aim to catch former Madrid legend Raul, who scored 71 during a glittering career.
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE TOP SCORERS
1. Raúl - 71 (142 games) - Real Madrid, Schalke 04
2. Cristiano Ronaldo - 68 (104) - Man Utd, Real Madrid
3. Lionel Messi - 67 (87) - Barcelona
4. Ruud van Nistelrooy - 56 (73) - PSV, Man Utd, Real Madrid
5. Thierry Henry - 50 (112) - Monaco, Arsenal, Barcelona
Ronaldo may have a better chance of getting there first as Real Madrid play Bulgarian minnows Ludogorets in Group B on Wednesday,...