The group stage of the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League is coming to an end and we’re heading to the knockout phase. Several teams have already clinched their spot in the next round, while others will have to fight to the very end to continue in the competition.
Barcelona is headed to the Europa League after losing 3-0 to Bayern Munich, while Benfica defeated Dynamo 2-0 to earn their spot in the next round. Lille and Salzburg also booked their tickets to round of 16 and the Atalanta-Villarreal was suspended due to the snow, and the match will be played tomorrow.
On Tuesday, Paris Saint Germain and Manchester City opened the round, with both clubs already qualified. PSG destroyed Club Brugge with goals from Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi, who surpassed Pele in official goals. Then, Real Madrid, already qualified, defeated Inter to win Group D. While, Liverpool beat Milan and Atletico Madrid earned their ticket to the next round after defeating Porto.
2021-22 UEFA Champions League: Matchday 6 Results
Tuesday, December 7
PSG 4-1 Club Brugge
Leipzig 2-1 Manchester City
Milan 1-2 Liverpool
Porto 1-3 Atletico Madrid
Dortmund 5-0 Besiktas
Ajax 4-2 Sporting
Real Madrid 2-0 Inter
Shakhtar 1-1 Sheriff
Wednesday, December 8
Bayern 3-0 Barcelona
Benfica 2-0 Dynamo Kyiv
Manchester United 1-1 Young Boys
Atalanta vs Villarreal (to be played on Thursday)
Wolfsburg 0-3 LOSC Lille
Salzburg 1-0 Sevilla
Zenit 3-3 Chelsea
Juventus 1-0 Malmö
UEFA Champions League 2021/22: Group Stage Standings
Manchester City won group A, while PSG are the runner-ups. Real Madrid also finished first in Group D with 15 points. Inter ended up second with 10 units. Atletico Madrid won the second place in Group B, far behind leaders Liverpool. Bayern and Benfica won Group E, while Lille won Group G.