Manchester United got here from a objective behind to beat CSKA Moscow and safe prime spot in Group A within the Champions League.
Alan Dzagoev gave the Russians the lead earlier than two second-half targets in three minutes from Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford, who each ended prolonged scoring droughts, ensured the Purple Devils progressed as group winners, Basel qualifying as runners-up after beating Benfica.
The sport of the night befell on the Allianz Enviornment as Bayern Munich hosted Paris Saint-Germain, and it definitely lived as much as its billing.
Robert Lewandowski gave the hosts the lead, sweeping dwelling from shut vary after being performed onside by Dani Alves, earlier than the unmarked Corentin Tolisso made it two with a header.
PSG responded with a terrific staff objective, Kylian Mbappe heading dwelling after nice work from Marco Verratti and Edinson Cavani, however former Lyon midfielder Tolisso made positive of the outcome, slamming dwelling from Kingsley Coman’s cut-back.
PSG certified as winners of Group B, Bayern ending second, whereas Anderlecht beat Scottish champions Celtic, who secured a Europa League spot regardless of the 1-Zero loss.
There was drama aplenty in Group C as Roma completed prime, beating Chelsea to prime place after profitable towards minnows Qarabag 1-Zero due to Diego Perotti’s headed effort.
Atletico Madrid wanted to beat Chelsea and hope Azerbaijanian outfit Qarabag may maintain Roma, and even took the lead at Stamford Bridge by means of Saul Niguez, however Stefan Savic’s personal objective consigned Diego Simeone’s males to the Europa League.
The outcome means Antonio Conte’s Blues might be drawn towards the likes of Barcelona and PSG within the subsequent spherical.
Barcelona and Juventus, who had each already certified from Group D forward of ties towards Sporting CP and Olympiacos, picked up routine 2-Zero victories.
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Paco Alcacer’s close to publish flick and Jeremy Mathieu’s personal objective helped Barca ease previous Sporting and ensured they gained Group D, whereas Juan Cuadrado and Federico Bernardeschi wrapped issues up for Juventus towards Olympiacos.