Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus are in the Champions League in addition to the German football champions FC Bayern Munich already as eighth-finalists fest.PSG has after the 1: 0 (1: 0) against FC Bruges in Group A his place in the round of the best 16 as safe as Juve in Bayer Leverkusen's Group D by a 2: 1 (1: 1) at Lokomotiv Moscow.
The first chance to jump into the knockout rounds, however, left the English champion Manchester City. The team of star coach Pep Guardiola was in Group C at 1: 1 (1: 0) with a total of three goalkeepers at previously pointless bottom light Atalanta Bergamo first in the current competition counters lie and theoretically can still by his pursuers Dinamo Zagreb and Shakhtar Donetsk, the Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur meanwhile scored their first match-balls for the knockout round of the quarter-finals. Real have a five-point advantage over Bruges thanks to a clear 6-0 (4-0) victory against bottom club Galatasaray. The Spurs increased in Munich's Group B in second place by a 4-0 (1-0) at Red Star Belgrade their cushion before the Serbs on at least four Zähl.Paris booked as Munich his eighth-final place with a continued white vest. The decisive goal for the team of German coach Thomas Tuchel, who left Julian Draxler on the bench and had to do without Thilo Kehrer and superstar Neymar due to injuries, scored Mauro Icardi (22). PSG keeper Keylor Navas parried Mbaye Diagne's penalty kick (76 ') for Rodrygo in a brace (4th and 7th) to set the tone for victory before Sergio Ramos (14th, penalties) and Karim Benzema (45th) made everything clear before the break. After the break again Benzema (81) and Rodrygo (90. + 2) screwed the result even higher.In Moscow shot the ex-Munich Douglas Costa Turin after his substitution for former world champion Sami Khedira with his winner (90. + 3 ) into the round of 16. The Brazilian's first goal lead by Aaron Ramsey (4) and equalizer by Alexej Miranschuk (12) also improved Leverkusen's stalwart position with former Russian World Champion Benedikt Höwedes' Russian club for third place, in which Mancity with field players in TorManchester headed after the tour of Raheem Sterling (7) already on the eighth final course before Gabriel Jesus missed a penalty (43) and then Mario Pasalic (49th) equalizing the Italians marked: Kurios: Citizens goalkeeper Claudio Bravo saw after his substitution at the break for the injured Ederson nine minutes before the final whistle because of an emergency stop the red card. Field player Kyle Walker had between the posts in the final minutes. Tottenham finally shook off Belgrade sovereign. After the break by Giovani Lo Celso (34) provided the former Bundesliga professional Heung -min Son with a double strike (57th and 61st) and Christian Eriksen (84th) for the decision.