UEFA: ManCity Pip PSG 2-1, AC Milan Shock Atletico, 1-0 Liverpool Stop Porto, 2-0, Real beat Sheriff 3-0

 

By Aiwu Esele

Manchester City 2-1 PSG 

 

Raheem Sterling celebrates opening goal for City

Mbappe opens scoring in the 50th minute of the game before before Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus give City lead in the  63rd and 76th minutes of the game, assisted by Bernardo Silva

Manchester City came back from behind to beat Paris St-Germain and secure qualification for the Champions League last 16 – doing so as Group A winners.

Lionel Messi and Neymar tried their best to threaten City but to no avail
City top the group though into the last 16 though they still have a last match with RB Leipzig for their final Group A game.
Liverpool Vs Porto, 2-0

Thiago Alcantara opens scoring for Liverpool

Liverpool saw off Porto at Anfield, even though they have secured the top spot in Group B and have qualified knock out stage in round of 16.

Mo’ Salah and Thiago Alcantara did the damage in the second half, in the 70 min and 55 mins respectively.

The good news for Porto was that AC Milan secured a late victory at Atletico Madrid, meaning the Portuguese side stay second in the group

Sheriff Tiraspol vs Real Madrid; 0-3

Real compound new comer Sheriff’s woes

Real Madrid reached the Champions League knockout stages for the 25th successive year with a comfortable win against Sheriff Tiraspol in Moldova, who were playing their first Champions League.

David Alaba opened scoring for Real Madrid with a free-kick that deflected beyond goalkeeper Giorgos Athanasiadis. Toni Kroos added a second before the break, firing in off the crossbar, while Karim Benzema then made it three.

Atletico vs AC Milan, 0-1
 
Junior Messias of AC Milan headed from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal with and assist   by Franck Kessié with a cross.Toni Kroos added a second before the break, firing in off the crossbar, while Karim Benzema then made it three.

Inter Milan’s Edin Dzeko scored twice after the break in a 2-0 win for the Italians  in their fixture  Shakhtar Donetsk.