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Big-spending Galatasaray out to down shaky Schalke

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Big-spending Galatasaray will be looking to carry their strong Champions League group stage form into Wednesday's last 16 first-leg tie when they host a Schalke side low on confidence. 

Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba during a training session on February 19, 2013, on the eve of the Champions League clash with Schalke. The Turkish side finished their Group H campaign with wins over Cluj, Manchester United and Braga.

The Turkish side finished their Group H campaign with wins over Cluj, Manchester United and Braga then pulled off the biggest coup of January's transfer window by signing Dutch star Wesley Sneijder and Ivory Coast veteran striker Didier Drogba.

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