Real Madrid remain top of Champions League Group A after PSG stalemate

Published: Wednesday 21st October 2015 by The News Editor

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Real Madrid remain on top in Champions League Group A after a 0-0 draw with closest challengers Paris St Germain.

Cristiano Ronaldo had the best chances to break the deadlock but Real Madrid’s hosts held firm to lie second in the group on goal difference.

Malmo are third in the group after a 1-0 home win over Shakhtar Donetsk courtesy of a goal from Markus Rosenberg. Nikola Djurdjic spurned the chance to double the lead when he missed a second-half penalty.

Anthony Martial’s good run of scoring form continued as he got the equaliser in Manchester United’s 1-1 draw away to CSKA Moscow.

CSKA missed a penalty through Roman Eremenko before Seydou Doumbia opened their account. The Russian side lie second in the group on the same points as third-placed United.

Wolfsburg top the group after second-half strikes from Bas Dost and Max Kruse saw them beat PSV Eindhoven 2-0, the visitors missing a penalty through Jurgen Locadia.

Atletico Madrid’s 4-0 home win over Astana moved them top of Group C ahead of Benfica who lost 2-1 away to Galatasaray.

Saul Niguez, Jackson Martinez, Oliver Torres and a Denis Dedechko own goal earned the three points for Atletico.

Nicolas Gaitan had given Benfica the lead but a Selcuk Inan penalty and a Lukas Podolski strike wrapped up the win for the Turkish side before half-time.

Juventus remain top in group D after a 0-0 home draw against Borussia Moenchengladbach.

A late winner from Kevin De Bruyne earned Manchester City a vital 2-1 home victory against Sevilla.

The Spanish club went ahead through Yevhen Konoplyanka and Adil Rami put into his own net to level matters at the break, but the Belgian struck in injury time to leave City second in the group.

Published: Wednesday 21st October 2015 by The News Editor

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