The Premier League champions noticed off Midtjylland 2-0 at Anfield, with Pep Guardiola’s males wanting spectacular in a 3-0 away conquer Marseille.
Learn on, or leap to the sport of your alternative under, for a match report and highlights from every recreation on Tuesday evening.
Defending champions Bayern Munich prolonged their phenomenal successful run within the Champions League to 13 consecutive matches due to a pearler from Joshua Kimmich.
The German midfielder introduced a tough cross underneath management along with his again to aim earlier than volleying an correct end on the flip into the underside nook from 20 yards out.
Lokomotiv, who had been cheered on by just a few thousand dwelling followers within the Russian capital on Tuesday evening, regarded to have secured a degree when Anton Miranchuk cancelled out Leon Goretzka’s thirteenth minute opener somewhat after the hour mark.
But it surely wasn’t to be as Bayern secured a win that gifted them a 5 level lead in Group A already.
Every week after their shock 3-2 win away to 13-time winners Actual Madrid, Shakhtar stay unbeaten having held a wasteful Inter to a 0-0 draw.
Lautaro Martinez missed one of the best of the possibilities, in some way firing broad from six yards with the aim at his mercy after goalkeeper Anatolii Trubin parried a shot straight to him.
The 19-year-old stopper additionally tipped Romelu Lukaku’s highly effective free-kick onto the bar, the second time the guests hit the woodwork, to earn his facet a degree.
Metropolis cruised to victory in southern France to make it back-to-back wins in Group C after dispatching Marseille with ease.
Kevin De Bruyne made his first begin since harm and made an instantaneous impression in establishing Ferran Torres for his third for the membership already.
Raheem Sterling then turned supplier, heading again throughout aim for Ilkay Gundogan to attain his second within the Champions League in as many video games.
And the England ahead would later get his title on the scoresheet, with captain De Bruyne sliding the ball throughout for a trademark Pep Guardiola Metropolis aim.
Six-time Champions League winners Liverpool produced a practical efficiency to see off Danish challengers Midtjylland at Anfield.
The Reds had been held goalless after a primary half that noticed stand-in centre-back Fabinho limp off with a suspected hamstring harm however discovered a manner by way of the guests’ defence shortly after the restart.
New boy Diogo Jota helped himself to his first Champions League aim in Liverpool purple after good work from Trent Alexander-Arnold to tee him up for a tap-in.
Second-half sub Mohamed Salah made positive of the factors with a late penalty after being snarled by a retreating defender with the Egyptian racing by way of on aim.
Joao Felix scored a late winner for Atletico Madrid in an entertaining recreation from Group A, with RB Salzburg giving account of themselves but once more.
Marcos Llorente put the hosts in entrance, however targets from Dominik Szoboszlai and Mergim Berisha both facet of half time handed the Austrian the lead.
However two second half Felix targets proved decisive, with the younger Portuguese going near netting a hat-trick with an audacious overhead kick that rattled the bar.
Targets from Fabio Vieira and Sergio Oliveira had been sufficient at hand Porto all three factors and kick-start their Champions League marketing campaign.
After struggling a 3-1 defeat away at Manchester Metropolis on matchday one, the hosts knew the significance of getting factors on the board and so they didn’t disappoint.
Olympiakos now face the prospect of back-to-back matches in opposition to the Premier League facet with no factors on the board and hopes of reaching the knockout phases fading quick.
These watching this thriller in Bergamo had been handled to the sport of the evening as Atalanta and Ajax performed out a completely entertaining rating draw to share the factors.
Eric ten Hag’s visiting Ajax had gone 2-0 up within the match due to targets from Dusan Tadic and Lassina Traore within the first half.
However Atalanta rediscovered their ruthless streak within the second half as Duvan Zapata slammed dwelling a brace to attract parity for the hosts.
Ultimately, it might have gone both manner with probabilities for each side however a draw was a good end result on the Gewiss Stadium.
Zinedine Zidane’s Actual Madrid received out of jail in opposition to German hosts Gladbach on Tuesday evening with two targets within the closing 5 minutes snatching a share of the factors in dramatic style.
A brace from Marcus Thuram has deservedly put Gladbach within the driver’s seat in opposition to a below-par Madrid however the Spaniards fought again late on with Casemiro teeing up Karim Benzema earlier than blasting dwelling the equaliser himself to avoid wasting the 13-time winners from one other defeat.
It could have been the primary time ever Madrid had began the Champions League group phases with consecutive defeats – however they face a troublesome double-header in opposition to Inter subsequent.