Bayern Munich – AEK Athens (Group E): 2-0
Breath of fresh air for Bayern Munich, who has not won the Allianz Arena since four games. Against the Greeks of AKK. The Bavarians did the work. In the penalty kick, Robert Levandowski scored for the first time (31). The Pole brought her back in the second half without difficulty. AEK Athens – four games, four defeats – eliminated from the race to the eighth. The third place seemed too far away.
Benfica-Ajax Amsterdam (Group A): 1-1
Ajax still has his fate in his hands. This new "final" second place, the Amsterdam went to get a precious spot at the Stadium de Luz against Benfica. Vanas opened the League for Lisbon, for an action in which goalkeeper André Onana was not brilliant (29). But Dusan Tadic equalized in the second half (61). Ajax are four points ahead of Benfica. And Bayern's first place is only two lengths away.
Lyon Hoffenheim (Group F): 2-2
Disillusionment from the Uniq Championship. Thanks to Nabil Pakir (19) and Tengi Ndembble (28), the non-Jews led the confrontation against the Germans. And when Hoffenheim was reduced to ten, few people bet on returning visitors. And yet … Andrey Krameric, of an accurate shot, gave again his hope (65). And Pavel Kadebarek punished Lyon loose (90 + 2e). Lyon is a second but only three points ahead of Hoffenheim.
MANCHESTER City-Shakhtar Donetsk (Group F): 6-0
The Citiens did not elaborate. Ukrainians Donetsk took the water at the stadium Itahad. David Silva (13), Gabriel Jesus (24 on penalty, 72 on penalty and 90 + 2), Raheem Sterling (49) and Riad Mahrz (84) organized fireworks of Manchester City against Shakhtar Donetsk. The city is almost qualified for eighths.
Victoria Plzen-Real Madrid (Group G): 0-5
First more successful for Santiago Solari in the Champions League. Real Madrid calmed itself by touring the Czech Republic. Karim Benzema scored the goals 200 and 201 with Merengues (21, 37), while Casimir (23), Gareth Bill (40) and Tony Kroos (67) did the rest of the work. Real is the second with the same number of points as Rome. Plzen, with one point, can no longer hope for a third place qualified for the Europa League.
CSKA Moscow – AS Roma (Group G): 1-2
AS Roma made a big step towards qualifying on round 16 by winning on the field of CSKA Moscow. Constantine Manola opened the title entry (4). Arnor Sigurdson answered him in the second half (50). But the Muscovites quickly surrendered again following Lorenzo Pellegrini (59). It's still not folded, but the Russians will have trouble seeing the octet. The third place seems much more realistic.
Juventus-Manchester United (Group H): 1-2
A big blow of the Mancons, who made the Turin at the end of the game. Cristiano Ronaldo put the Bianconeri on the right track by scoring his first goal in C1 under his new colors with a Master Volley (65th). But Juan Matte on a spectacular free kick (86) and Alex Sandro on his side (90) gave the victory over the Red Devils. United second and back to two points by G & B.
Valencia – Young Boys (Group H): 3-1
It is almost about the hope of young boys. The Swiss have given up a third defeat in four games in Valencia. The double of Santi Mina (14, 42) put the Murcielagos in orbit. Roger Assala has meanwhile reduced the gap (37th), but the control of the Spaniards has come true again with a duel won by Carlos Soler (56th). Valencia maintains its chances of playing the eighth.