Date: 24th November 2016 at 12:48pm
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The Champions League season continued with the latest, also the penultimate, round of games played in midweek.

Defeat for Tottenham saw them crash out with Real Madrid, Leicester and Juventus securing qualification on Tuesday. A group win, ahead of Manchester City, was virtually assured by Barcelona on Wednesday.

Here’s a round up of the Champions League action from the other games played.


Tue 22 Nov 2016 – Champions League
CSKA Moscow 1-1 Bayer 04 Leverkusen 17:00
Monaco 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur 19:45
Borussia Dortmund 8-4 Legia Warsaw 19:45
Sporting Lisbon 1-2 Real Madrid 19:45
FC Copenhagen 0-0 FC Porto 19:45
Leicester City 2-1 Club Brugge 19:45
Dinamo Zagreb 0-1 Lyon 19:45
Sevilla 1-3 Juventus 19:45

Wed 23 Nov 2016 – Champions League
Arsenal 2-2 Paris Saint Germain 19:45
Ludogorets Razgrad 0-0 FC Basel 19:45
Besiktas 3-3 Benfica 17:45
Napoli 0-0 Dynamo Kiev 19:45
Bor Monchengladbach 1-1 Manchester City 19:45
Celtic 0-2 Barcelona 19:45
FC Rostov 3-2 Bayern Munich 17:00
Atl├ętico Madrid 2-0 PSV Eindhoven 19:45

The games played on Tuesday included a thrilling game in Dortmund when Borussia Dortmund saw off Legia Warsaw in an incredible meeting when they beat Warsaw 8-4.

Wins for Champions League holders Real Madrid, who won 2-1 at Sporting Lisbon, as well as Premier League champions Leicester, also 2-1 winners against Club Brugge, secured these two a place in the last 16. A win against Dortmund would see Madrid’s defence of the trophy, won in Milan last May, continue as assured group winners.

Also making it into to the last 16 were Juventus after a 3-1 win over Sevilla, leaving the Old Lady with a group win in their own hands but Tottenham‘s involvement has been short lived as they are now out after a 2-1 defeat in Monaco. Spurs will now have to accept a Europa League place.

Wednesday’s games saw, the already qualified, Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain go head to head at the Emirates Stadium with both knowing a win would claim the group. After a 2-2 draw this group remains open but as PSG are at the top they’ll be favourites to do this next month.

Napoli drawing 0-0 with Dynamo Kiev means the Italian side are top of Group B but Benfica’s 3-3 draw at Besiktas means all but Kiev can still come through the group.

Celtic‘s involvement is also over after a 2-0 defeat against Barcelona, who lead the group, at Celtic Park with Manchester City qualifying following a 1-1 draw in Germany at Borussia Monchengladbach.

Despite the surprise 3-2 defeat against Rostov a place in the last 16 is assured for Bayern Munich but they’ll finish behind runaway Group D leaders, now confirmed group winners, Atletico Madrid who won 2-0 against bottom placed PSV Eindhoven.

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