Liverpool and Manchester City will tonight look to affix Chelsea within the knockout levels as Manchester United bounced again with a 4-1 win towards Istanbul Basaksehir at Old Trafford.
Consistency has been an issue for United, and so they misplaced 2-1 to Basaksehir in Turkey on matchday three after beating PSG and RB Leipzig to blow the group broad open – however a thumping win at Old Trafford leaves them in pole place to achieve the last-16.
United’s Premier League rivals Chelsea sealed qualification to the last-16 with a 2-1 victory over Rennes in France, Olivier Giroud popping up in harm with a significant header.
On Wednesday, Liverpool and Manchester City can be part of the Blues within the knockout levels with two video games to spare. The Reds have Mohamed Salah again as they face Atalanta, whereas Pep Guardiola will look to make amends for a loss at Tottenham by beating Olympiacos.
Champions League fixtures tonight
5.55pm | Olympiacos vs Manchester City, Borussia Monchengladbach vs Shakhtar Donetsk
8pm | Atletico Madrid vs Lokomotiv Moscow, Bayern Munich vs Red Bull Salzburg, Inter Milan vs Real Madrid, Marseille vs Porto, Ajax vs Midtjylland, Liverpool vs Atalanta
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FULL-TIME | Olympiacos 0-1 Man City
Manchester City make it 4 out of 4 and are safely into the last-16.
88 minutes: Olympiacos are placing up some late combat right here and Fortunis shouldn’t be distant with an effort from the nook of the field that flashes previous the put up.
77 minutes: And now right here is the return of Sergio Aguero. He is on rather than Gabriel Jesus for the ultimate quarter-of-an-hour.
75 minutes: Some extent could be sufficient for City tonight, in order that they don’t appear too anxious about leaving the again door open.
Having stated that, Fernandinho is on to shore issues up.
62 minutes: Just handed the hour mark and Pep Guardiola will little doubt be determined to see his workforce get one other so he can begin serious about resting a couple of.
Raheem Sterling may need received it a couple of moments in the past however a heavy contact let him down.
52 minutes: City have picked up the place they left off on the finish of the primary half, with Gundogan going shut with a whipped effort from the sting of the field after Semedo had made an actual mess of clearing.
We are again underway in Greece…
Liverpool vs Atalanta workforce information
Liverpool XI: Alisson, N.Willams, R.Williams, Matip, Tsimikas, Jones, Wijnaldum, Milner, Origi, Mané, Salah.
Atalanta XI: Gollini, Tolói, Romero, Djimsiti, Hateboer, De Roon, Freuler, Gosens, Pessina, Gómez, Ilicic.
HALF-TIME | Olympiacos 0-1 Man City |
All going swimmingly up to now for Pep Guardiola’s males…
45+1 minutes: Almost a second proper on the stroke of half-time as Raheem Sterling fires a terrific free-kick over the wall however Sa scrambles throughout to maintain it out.