Champions League: Manchester United target flops while fullback wanted by Chelsea thrives

Diego Simeone's Atletico side take on Chelsea away in the Champions League on Tuesday

Diego Simeone's Atletico side take on Chelsea away in the Champions League on Tuesday

As group winners, United can draw only the runners up of the other seven groups, while Chelsea can only face group winners and as you can see from the two tables below, both teams could be drawn against some of Europe's biggest heavyweights.

Roma knew they would go through from Group C with a win, which they got, although they could only edge out Qarabag of Azerbaijan 1-0 at the Stadio Olimpico with a Diego Perotti effort in the second half. Napoli head to pointless Feyenoord knowing that victory would see them snatch a ticket for the last 16 if Shakhtar lose to City, after their 3-0 victory over the Ukrainians last time out gave them the better head-to-head record.

The asterisks denote teams who are not yet assured of their current qualifying positions.

That turned out to be enough for Roma to win the section ahead of Chelsea, who had to come from behind to draw 1-1 at home to Atletico.

Bayern and PSG had already secured qualification from Group B but met at the Allianz Arena with first place still up for grabs. PSG are now in first place so Bayern must win by a four-goal margin to go through top.

Qarabag will finish bottom of Group C. Atletico, losing finalists to Real Madrid in 2014 and 2016, were ultimately made to pay for two draws against Champions League debutants Qarabag, after both Roma and Chelsea saw off the Azeris twice.

Juve join Group D winners Barcelona, who rounded off their group phase with a routine 2-0 win at home against Sporting Lisbon. If level on points, Atletico will qualify due to their better head-to-head record against Roma.

Sporting have to win at Barcelona in order to qualify and will reach the last 16 if they win and Juventus do not. They have claimed maximum points from five matches so far and could be worth siding with to beat Bayern Munich away. If Spartak win they will finish top unless Sevilla also win.

Leipzig still has a chance to progress on its European debut but needs a favor from Monaco at Porto in Group G. Leipzig, which is level on points with Porto, hosts group victor Besiktas on Wednesday and will only go through if it secures more points than the Portuguese team.

"I'm really happy because we don't want to qualify with a defeat, we don't want to qualify with a bad performance", said Mourinho.

Dortmund and APOEL are contesting third place.

Selection: £2 on Celtic to win and both teams to score at 9/4 with bet365.

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