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United, Juve into Last 16; as Bayern Beat PSG — Champions League

United, Juve into Last 16; as Bayern Beat PSG — Champions League

When is the Champions League Round of 16 draw?

Already with their backs against the wall domestically, Kevin Muscat's men were placed in Group F. Reigning J1 League champions Kawasaki Fontale will no doubt pose a difficult test, while Korea's Ulsan Hyundai have previously raised the Asian Champions League trophy previously.

That ensures at least one home and away tie in the new year, though Celtic will hope to go deep into the competition.

And Rashford, having bombarded the visitors with his raw pace all evening, added a winner two minutes later - his first in nine games - to ensure Man United topped Group A with 15 points (the highest total they have managed since winning the competition in 2008). Mourinho, who could not resist a dig at Arsene Wenger and Guardiola over the fitness of Alexandre Lacazette and David Silva, was quoted as saying at his post-CSKA Moscow press conference by the Manchester Evening News. The Spaniard had been excellent against Atlético in September's meeting between the sides and, once again, benefited from Hazard's scuttling brilliance.

In the round of 32, the four third-place finishers with the best records in the UEFA Champions League group stage will be seeded along with the 12 UEFA Europa League group winners. That means Chelsea cannot play Roma.

This season marked the first Champions League campaign in which there were five Premier League clubs competing in the group stage after United qualified following their Europa League victory over Ajax, despite finishing sixth in the Premier League.

Manchester United: Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Juventus, Sevilla, Porto or Shakhtar Donetsk.

Spurs: Bayern Munich, Basel, Juventus, Sevilla, Porto or Shaktar Donetsk.

Liverpool (if second): Roma, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Besiktas.

Asked to provide a fitness update on his squad, Mourinho told reporters at Old Trafford: "Do you want the truth?"

These restrictions are removed ahead of the quarter-finals. Yet the onslaught fizzled out and, by the interval, Atlético's anxiety was heightened.

Tuesday night saw a number of Champions League games take place, with British clubs experiencing mixed results on the night. Simeone's histrionics on the touchline, all anguished complaints and livid remonstrations with officials and players alike, betrayed the significance of the fixture.