The Red Devils finished as winners of their group, with their final fixture being a 2-1 triumph over CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford. Last season's beaten finalists Juventus progressed from Group D thanks to their 2-0 win away to Olympiakos, Juan Cuadrado opening the scoring early on before Federico Bernardeschi completed the victory late on.
Bestowing solace to their supporters, Man Utd and Chelsea have established their spots in the last 16 of the Champions League, with their respective final group stage matches concluded last night.
"If you see the teams that you could face even being first it's hard, but it's true that being first you play the second leg at home".
The Champions League group stage, which reaches its conclusion this week, has once again largely served to emphasise the gulf between Europe's haves and have-nots.
Now that the group stage is over, here's everything you need to know for the Round of 16. That means Chelsea can not draw Roma, Manchester United can not be drawn to play against Basel and Tottenham will not be up against their Group H opponents Real Madrid. PSG will be the happier side at winning the group, although possible last-16 opponents for them are Chelsea, Juventus and Real Madrid."I am 50 percent happy and 50 percent disappointed", said their coach Unai Emery.Celtic, who lost 7-1 at PSG last time out, lost 1-0 at home to Anderlecht after a Jozo Simunovic own goal in the second half.
Chelsea blew the opportunity to finish top of their group with a 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night at Stamford Bridge, with the draw allowing Roma to leapfrog them to finish as Group C winners.
28 years after Montreal, women still face violence
The conference began with women placing 14 white roses on a table before a photo of the victims of the Montreal massacre. Approximately every six days, a woman in Canada is killed by her intimate partner.
Placing five teams in the Champions League knockout rounds (nearly a third of the participants) is an outstanding feat.
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For the Round of 16 draw, the group winners will be placed in Pot 1, and group runners up will be in Pot 2.
With our defense, my heart couldn't possibly handle us trying to cling on to a draw and a precious spot in the last 16 of the Champions League.
The memo also cites the existence of a "nearly unanimous consensus" among the owners in favor of finalizing the extension now. All 32 owners unanimously granted the Compensation Committee permission in May to negotiate an extension with Goodell.
Following the announcement, Duterte told human rights groups criticizing his deadly campaign to "go to hell". Duterte had slammed all his critics, saying they don't have the right to interfere in a domestic problem.
Gaut said. "We've been working a long time on this, and I think there's a lot of confidence throughout the group". The company said it still expects most packages shipped between Thanksgiving and Christmas to arrive on time.
Investigators said they suspect foul play in her death, but didn't reveal any further information at a press briefing. A Nebraska State Patrol helicopter circled above while investigators marked locations a half-mile apart or more.
Russian Federation has denied meddling in the election and Trump has called the special counsel's investigation a "witch hunt". Mueller sought records from Deutsche Bank, a source familiar with the subpoena told ABC News .
Met Eireann's Nuala Carey said: "Thursday will be a cold day with strong and gusty winds on western and north-western coasts". However, their weather charts show snow is expected in Wales, the West Midlands, and Northern Ireland from around 6am.
The " Today " show also reported on Thursday that at least two more women have gone to NBC with similar complaints against Lauer. Ad buyers told Variety they're not expecting any notable ratings fluctuations once Lauer's replacement anchor has been selected.
TIME editor-in-chief Edward Felsenthal unveiled the cover of the magazine's 91st edition on Wednesday on the Today Show. The US President tweeted last month that he "took a pass" on the offer of doing a photo shoot and interview for Time .
Trump is expected to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Wednesday and begin the process of relocating the U.S. He spoke of having open communication and holding talks between differing religions "and also in civil society".
Only 58 Democrats supported the proposal while the others believed that it was a distraction in a Republican-controlled Congress. The House has to approve the articles of impeachment by a simple majority before they would move on to the Senate.
Fog in the forecast for Wednesday night
A deep upper level trough across the eastern USA will take over the weather for the foreseeable future. A cold front will move through on Wednesday , increasing our rain chances and bringing in colder air.
Quake hits Rudraprayag, tremors in north India
Natural disaster of Magnitude:5.5, Occurred on:06-12-2017, 20:49:54 IST, Lat:30.4 N & Long: 79.1 E, Depth: 30 Km, Region:Distt. According to the IMD's National Seismological Centre, the quake occurred at 8:49 pm.
All eyes on the running backs in Saints-Falcons showdown
New Orleans played in the late afternoon window on Sunday and is tasked with having to travel for this Thursday night matchup. In every poll, only one team now ranks higher than Carolina and it's this week's opponent - Minnesota.
Invisible box challenge is actually pretty amusing
Here's how it works: You bend over to pat an invisible box, pretend to step on said box, and hop over it with your other leg. The ice-bucket challenge swarmed social feeds in 2015, and the concept of posing like a mannequin conquered 2016.
Nvidia Shield TV plays GameCube and Wii games in China
For the first time ever, Nintendo Co.'s games will be playable on gaming hardware that wasn't made by the Japanese company. Some others have been mentioned as coming soon; Super Mario Galaxy , and Metroid Prime among the future lineup.
Senate Confirms Nielsen to Head Homeland Security
The Justice Department under Sessions, and DHS under Nielsen, will share in enforcing different portions of immigration law. Nielsen will take over for Acting Secretary Elaine Duke, and will be sworn-in sometime in the coming days.