Champions League roundup: Borussia Dortmund and Legia Warsaw set record


Marco Reus scored a hat-trick in an exceptional 8-4 win for Borussia Dortmund over Legia Warsaw

Already-qualified Borussia Dortmund crushed Legia Warsaw 8-4 a record for the most objectives in a Champions League match assisted by a Marco Reus hat-trick.

Dortmund scored 5 times in 15 minutes with Shinji Kagawa getting 2 objectives while Reus, back after 6 months out hurt, finished the scoring in blockage time. They had actually gone behind early on to an Aleksandar Prijovic objective however that stimulated an amazing rush of 7 objectives in 15 first-half minutes that provided the house side a 5-2 period lead.

Dortmund are leading of Group F on 13 points, 2 ahead of Real Madrid , who beat Sporting 2-1 away, prior to the 2 sides satisfy in Spain in December to choose who takes leading area in the area. Real needed to count on a later Karim Benzema objective to see off their challengers, after an Adrien Silva charge 10 minutes from time had actually equalised Raphal Varanes first-half strike.

Juventus received the knockout phase after Leonardo Bonucci and Mario Mandzukic scored late objectives to provide a rainy 3-1 win at Sevilla , who played the 2nd half with 10 males.

Nicols Pareja offered the hosts a ninth-minute lead however they had Franco Vzquez sent in the 36th minute for 2 reservations and Claudio Marchisio equalised in first-half interruption time with a questionable charge granted by the English referee Mark Clattenburg.

The Sevilla coach, Jorge Sampaoli, was likewise dismissed for consistent dissent and saw the last half-hour of the match amongst the house advocates.

Bonucci fired Juventus in front in the 85th minute and Mandzukic finished their win in interruption time. Juventus moved top of Group H with 11 points from 5 video games, one ahead of Sevilla.

In the other Group H component, Lyon edged previous bottom-placed Dinamo Zagreb to keep their hopes of certifying alive. Alexandre Lacazette scored a 72nd minute objective in the Croatian capital to provide a 1-0 success and make sure a 2-0 house win over Sevilla on the last matchday would suggest they reach the last 16.

Porto missed their opportunity to put pressure on Leicester City at the top of Group G after they were held to a goalless away draw by Copenhagen . They sit 2 points ahead of the Danish side in 2nd location entering into the last round of matches, indicating both can still go through.

In the days early video game, Bayer Leverkusen were held to a 1-1 draw at CSKA Moscow however the Tottenhams defeat in Monaco implies the Bundesliga side are ensured to go through in 2nd location.

Kevin Volland provided a 16th minute lead and later on struck a post however Natcho equalised for the Russians 14 minutes from time. If they beat Tottenham at Wembley in their last video game, CSKA can certify for the Europa League. Guardian sport and firms

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