Champions League round-up: PSG pip Real Madrid to top spot
After recovering to draw 2-2 at Real Madrid, that secured their Champions League 29, paris Saint-Germain secured top spot.
Karim Benzema, on his 100th Champions League beginning, set Pure in command following 17 and 79 moments with targets. PSG were denied a penalty and goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois escaped a red card after a foul was recognized by VAR at the build-up.
But Kylian Mbappe (81) and Pablo Sarabia (83) believed to level up things until Actual substitute Gareth Bale struck a post in additional time.
Galatasaray were refused that the victory in Group A as Club Brugge had two men and scored a stoppage-time equaliser.
The target duck of Galatasaray broke from the contest with a twist and volley. Krepin Diatta equalised two minutes into stoppage time, but he and Clinton Mata picked second yellow cards for excessive parties up and the Belgians needed to observe out the game .
Tottenham produced a remarkable comeback in the first home game in charge of Jose Mourinho to beat against Olympiakos 4-2 and reach the final 16.
Ruben Semedo and youssef El-Arabi hit 19 minutes to place the visitors in control. However, Dele Alli replied before the break and Harry Kane grabbed a second-half double either side of Serge Aurier’s strong attack.
Kane’s two objectives sent him into the record books as he’s currently the quickest player to score 20 Champions League goals, only requiring 24 games.
As Bayern Munich thrashed Red Star Belgrade 6-0 to win Group B., robert Lewandowski scored four goals in the area of 14 moments
Before Lewandowski took over the first Champions League goal of leon Goretzka gave Bayern that a 14th-minute guide.
The Poland striker, that watched a first-half effort , scored four occasions involving the 67th and 53rd minutes to take his season’s tally for country and club into 31. Corentin Tolisso scored to complete the rout.
Manchester City qualified for the knockout stages for a seventh season but were unsatisfactory in a 1-1 draw.
Ilkay Gundogan’s 56th-minute strike put City to top spot in Group C and on the way at the Etihad. But Manor Solomon equalised 13 minutes to keep living Shakhtar’s hopes of joining City at the last 16.
Atalanta maintained their first Champions League win over Dinamo Zagreb with a 2-0 home victory. Luis Muriel (pen, 27) and Alejandro Gomez (47) have been on goal as Atalanta transferred to within a stage of Dinamo and 2 of Shakhtar heading into the final round of matches.
Juventus clinched top spot in Group D. The winner struck flashing home a free-kick off the underside of the crossbar from an acute angle
Following marking their 100th Champions League game with a win in Lokomotiv 22, bayer Leverkusen are just 1 point behind Atletico.
A bizarre goal – Leverkusen of this contest – talented them the lead. The ball was smashed by eder at team-mate Rifat Zhemaletdinov along with past goalkeeper Guilherme flew. Sven Bender added the second with a volley that was brilliant.
The draw for the last 16 of the Champions League happens on Monday December 16 in Nyon, together with proceedings set to begin at 11am, UK period.