UEFA Champions League (Group Stages)

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Juventus, Chelsea, and Sevilla all guaranteed last-wheeze wins as they qualified for the Champions League keep going 16 on Tuesday, while Martin Braithwaite got a twofold in Barcelona’s 4-0 triumph at Dynamo Kyiv as they likewise made sure about a spot in the knockout rounds. They are the principal groups to make it out of the gathering stage, doing with two games to extra, on a night which saw Erling Braut Haaland, Neymar, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Bruno Fernandes all get among the objectives. There was no Lionel Messi for Barcelona, with the Argentine rested for the excursion to Ukraine, yet Ronald Koeman’s side took care of business to make it four successes from four in Group G.

All the objectives came in the subsequent half, with Sergio Dest opening the scoring before Danish striker Braithwaite added another and afterward changed a punishment over to make it 3-0. On as a substitute, Antoine Griezmann wrapped up the success on the night youthful focus back Oscar Mingueza, Brazilian midfielder Matheus Fernandes and high school American winger Konrad de la Fuente were completely blood in the major group. “We’ve accomplished our target,” said Koeman. “We looked hungry and scored four objectives. Significant players had the option to rest, and the adolescents merited their minutes.”

  • Morata, Giroud strike late

Juventus joined Barcelona in qualifying from Group G, however, the Italian bosses required a stoppage-time header by substitute Alvaro Morata to beat Ferencvaros 2-1 in Turin and seal their advancement. Albanian global Myrto Uzuni put the Hungarians ahead however it bore Ronaldo in the equalizer before half-time, which means he has scored in 15 continuous Champions League seasons. Chelsea is through from Group E after edging Rennes 2-1 in France, with Olivier Giroud falling off the seat to head in a physical issue time champ. Sehrou Guirassy had offset Callum Hudson-Odoi’s breakaway opener. Last season’s Europa League victors Sevilla won’t safeguard their prize as they progressed to the last 16 of Europe’s world-class club rivalry and did with a 2-1 success over Krasnodar in Russia, in an uncommon game played before a sizeable group.

Ivan Rakitic’s penetrated strike put the Spaniards in front just for the Brazilian Wanderson to even out, however, Munir El Haddadi won it for Sevilla five minutes into added time. Sevilla and Chelsea are levels on 10 focus however Frank Lampard’s side goes to Spain one week from now when the champ will make sure about the best position. Manchester United are in post situation in Group H after a first-half Fernandes support set them on their way to a 4-1 triumph over Istanbul Basaksehir that compensated for a 2-1 thrashing in Turkey last break. The opener by Fernandes was a booming strike from fresh, while the second was a tap-in after a loathsome blunder by Mert Gunok in the way of aim.

Marcus Rashford added a punishment, yet there was a fightback from the away side, with Deniz Turuc’s free-kick going too far before David de Gea could paw it away. Edin Visca smashed a shot off the bar, however, Daniel James ensured the triumph on the counter-assault. “It’s a Champions League night at Old Trafford, you’d expect that them should have a ball,” United administrator Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said of his group. “We scored some extremely decent objectives, I’m satisfied