Bayern Munich – AEK Athens (Group E): 2-0
A breath of fresh air for Bayern Munich, who has not played in the Allianz Arena since four games. In the face of AEK Greeks, the Bavarians did work. Robert Lewandowski scored the penalty shootout for the first time (31st). The Polak put him back in the second half without any problems. AEK Athens – four matches, four defeats – is eliminated from the race to the eighth. The third place seems too far away.
Benfica-Ajax Amsterdam (Group E): 1-1
Ajax still has his fate in his hands. In this new "final", Amsterodam went second to win a precious spot at Estadia da Luz against Benfica. Jonas opened a score for Lisbon at an event where goalkeeper André Onana was not brilliant (29th). Dusan Tadic, however, settled in the second half (61st). Ajax has four points in front of Benfica. And the first place in Bayern is only two distances.
Lyon-Hoffenheim (group F): 2-2
Disappointment for Olympique Lyonnais. Thanks to Nabil Fekir (19th) and Tanguy Ndombelem (28th), Gonesy took the lead in this confrontation with the Germans. And when Hoffenheim was reduced to ten, few people bet on returning visitors. And yet … Andrej Kramaric, the precise shot, again gave hope to his (65th). And Pavel Kadebarek punished the lax Lyon (90 + 2e). Lyon is the second but only three points ahead of Hoffenheim.
Manchester City-Shakhtar Donetsk (Group F): 6-0
Urban residents did not make any details. Ukrainians from Donetsk took the water to the Etihad stadium. David Silva (13th), Gabriel Jesus (2nd place punishment, 72th penalty and 90 + 2), Raheem Sterling (49th) and Riyad Mahrez (84th) organized the Manchester City fireworks against Shakhtar Donetsk. The city is practically qualified for eighty.
Viktoria Plzeň-Real Madrid (Group G): 0-5
First success for Santiago Solari in the Champions League. Real Madrid relaxed on a walk in the Czech Republic. Karim Benzema scored his 200th and 201st goals with Merengues (21st, 37th) while Casemiro (23rd), Gareth Bale (40th) and Toni Kroos (67th) did the rest of the job. Real is the second with the same number of points as the Roma. Pilsen, with only one point, can no longer hope for third place to qualify for the European League.
CSKA Moscow-AS Roma (Group G): 1-2
AS Roma made a big step towards qualifying in the 16th round by winning the CSKA Moscow course. Konstantinos Manolas opened the entry card score (4th). Arnor Sigurdsson replied in the second half (50th). But the Moscow players quickly returned to Lorenzo Pellegrini (59th). It is not yet composed, but the Russians will have difficulty seeing the eighth. The third place seems much more realistic.
Juventus-Manchester United (Group H): 1-2
The big punch of the Mancunians who overcame Turin at the end of the match. Cristiano Ronaldo put Bianconeri on the right track by having scored his first goal in C1 in his new colors with champion volleyball (65th). But Juan Mata on a beautiful free kick (86th) and Alex Sandro on his side (90th) gave the Red Devils victory. United is second and returns to two points from Juve.
Valencia-Young Boys (Group H): 3-1
It's almost over the hope of young boys. The Swiss allowed the third defeat in four matches in Valencia. Two times Santi Mina (14, 42) put Murcielagos in orbit. Roger Assalé, meanwhile, has narrowed the gap (37th), but the supernaturalness of Spain has reappeared with the duel won by Carlos Soler (56th). Valencia retains the chance to play the eighth.