It was a night of upsets as two top teams were edged out in Champions League first leg.
Manchester City suffered from deja vu as Luis Suarez’s double gave Barcelona a 2-1 first leg lead.
A year ago at the same stage City bowed out 4-1 on aggregate against the four-times European champions.
Manchester City take on Barcelona and Juventus face Dortmund as the Champions League gets into its stride.
The victim of a racist incident involving Chelsea football fans will now lodge an official complaint with police.
The world player of the year headed in after 26 minutes for his 73rd Champions League goal .
Xabi Alonso was sent off in his 100th Champions League game as 10-man Bayern was held to a 0-0 draw by Shakhtar.
PSG salvaged a 1-1 home draw against Chelsea in their last-16 first leg on Tuesday.
The champions league is back in town on as the knockout stages commence and we take a look at what is to come.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will face his old club AS Monaco for the first time.
Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez led Barcelona’s charge against the Paris-based giants.
Goals from Nasri and Zabaleta completed City’s mission impossible as they qualified for the knockouts.
Real surpassed the previous record they jointly held with Barca, who won 18 matches in a row in all competitions.
Dortmund and Arsenal both finished with 13 points but the German side took top spot with a better goal difference.
Liverpool’s Champions League challenge ended in a 1-1 draw against FC Basel, who booked their spot in the last 16.
City needs at least a point against Roma and some assistance from Bayern in the other Group E match.
Both teams have already qualified Round 2 but Barca has topped its group since 2006-07.
Basel manager Sousa, told reporters that his side hold a slight advantage over Liverpool.
Bayern had already secured top spot in Group E before their trip to the Etihad Stadium.
Liverpool must gather itself if it wants to prolong its first Champions League campaign in five years.
Nine-man Man City suffer humiliating home loss to CSKA, leaving their Champions League hopes in tatters.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger slammed his side’s defending after watching Anderlecht claw their way back.
Rodgers said Liverpool’s domestic struggles had prompted him to ring the changes and players.
Real Madrid beat an under-strength Liverpool 1-0 to advance in the Champions League on Tuesday.
In a clash of two four-time European champions, Ajax will hope to repeat their Champions League victory last season.
Paul Pogba, Claudio Marchisio and Arturo Vidal are not quite the same without an on-form Pirlo.
Imperious Real Madrid will look to carry forward good form against Liverpool, a team they beat 3-0 last month.
Ronaldo opened up the scoring against the Reds at Anfield before Benzema fired a brace and made it 3-0.
Bayern Munich show shades of Germany as they hammer hapless Roma 7-1 in a record away win in Rome.
Though struggling in league, hosts will fall back on history of always having beaten Madrid in Europe.
Result is a blow to City’s hopes of qualifying for knockout stages as they have 2 points from their 1st 3 games.
Turan’s late goal for Atletico spoils otherwise perfect game for visitors.
Ronaldo had a penalty saved but scored with a 2nd spot-kick, before Benzema’s goal forced a 2-1 win.
Previous season’s frailties at the back return as Barca concede for the first time this season in 3-2 loss to PSG.
The Group E match was played in front of an empty house after a ban from European soccer’s governing body.
Totti chipped the ball over goalkeeper Hart for his landmark goal as City failed to win the home game.