Chelsea, PSG, Benfica and Dortmund go to the round of 16
Four teams sealed their place in the round of 16, adding Real Madrid and Manchester City, who had already made it the previous day. The Chelsea armored His place as first and Paris Saint Germain and Benfica tied the two of the group they share and will decide on the last day the order of classification.
The Borussia Dortmundhe won a place by drawing with City, nullifying the possibility that Sevilla would work the miracle. At least, the Andalusian team assured the third place that sends him to the Europa League.
It cost him; a lot to Seville to break Copenhagen. did not dial until minute 62, when En Nesyri combed a tight center from Papu Gómez. Pizjuán took a deep breath. He was calm after Isco launched a parabolic shot (m. 88) and Montiel made it 3-0 in added time. Dortmund's tie with City, which failed a penalty (Mahrez, again), gave him the point he was missing.
Messi and Neymar celebrate one of PSG's goals against Maccabi Haifa.
Night of goals
Group E was the most open, with options for all four teams clarified. Chelsea managed to first place at the expense of the only opponent that could take it away, Salzburg (1-2). The thrashing of Milan in Zagreb (0-4) moved the the Italians from the bottom to second place and they have the classification in their hands if they win or tie with the Austrians.
For a landslide, PSG beat Maccabi Haifa (7-2), with < strong>doublets of Messi and Mbappé; and Seck for the Israeli side. which reopened the emotion (3-2) in a duel without color. Emotion and color had the Benfica-Juventus. The Lisboans were placed 4-1 but the pride of the Turinese, who were risking their lives, allowed them to win. keep defeat to a minimum. Now they will risk their lives to enter the Europa League (and avoid the embarrassment of being last). Juve has to beat PSG. Maccabi welcomes Benfica with the same ambition.