2016 Champions League last 16 results
Man City, Barca, PSG, Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Bayern Munich, Benfica, Wolfsburg advance to Champions League Quarter Finals
Premier League giants Manchester City advanced to the 2016 Champions League Quarter-Finals for the first time in their history, but Arsene Wenger’s popular side Arsenal crashed out in Barcelona.
French Ligue 1 champions, Paris Saint Germain eliminated wealthy EPL club Chelsea for the second season in a row. Chelsea’s exit from the Champions League for the 2nd successive campaign due to a loss to PSG was a harsh blow to the Blues since they will not be playing in the prestigious competition in the 2016-17 season – the first time Chelsea will not play in the European Cup battle since billionaire Roman Abramovich bought the club.
Meanwhile Bayern Munich’s Round of 16 win guarantees that the EPL will have four England Premier League spots for the 2017 – 2018 Champions League season, The EPL will retain four European Cup tournament places after Italian giants Juventus lost 4-2 at Allianz Arena (6-4 agg) to Bayern. Before Juve’s second Last 16 tie, Serie A had an outside chance of earning an extra spot in the competition based on coefficient rankings.
Titan European sides Atlético Madrid, Bayern München, FC Barcelona, Benfica, Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid, and VfL Wolfsburg have won their aggregate Round of 16 to qualify for the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals.
As a result, Spanish La Liga, England Premier League, German Bundesliga, and French League 1 will be represented in the Last 8. The eight superclubs from five countries and four national premier leagues will compete in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals in fixtures to be determined by the draw to be held later this week. Champions League Quarter Final ties will be played on April 5-6 and 12-13 – check back for fixtures and schedule.
FC Chelsea 1 - 2 Paris Saint Germain
France Ligue 1 club Paris Saint Germain won their Round of 16 tie against FC Chelsea (2-4 agg) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy PSG tickets!
Zenit St Petersburg 1 - 2 Benfica
Premier Liga club Benfica won their Round of 16 tie against Zenit St. Petersburg (1-3 agg) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy Benfica tickets!
Real Madrid 2 - 0 AS Roma
Spanish La Liga club Real Madrid won their Round of 16 tie against Roma (4-0 agg) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy Real Madrid tickets!
Wolfsburg 1 - 0 Gent
German Bundesliga club VfL Wolfsburg won their Round of 16 tie against Gent (4-2 agg) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy Wolfsburg tickets!
Dynamo Kiev 1 - 3 Manchester City
England Premier League club Manchester City won their Round of 16 tie against Dynamo Kiev (3-1 agg) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy Manchester City tickets!
PSV 0 - 0 Atletico Madrid
Spanish La Liga club Atletico Madrid won their Round of 16 tie against PSV (0-0 agg, 8-7 pens) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy Atletico Madrid tickets!
Arsenal 0 - 2 FC Barcelona
Spanish La Liga club FC Barcelona won their Round of 16 tie against Arsenal (5-1 agg) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy Barcelona tickets!
Juventus 2 - 2 Bayern Munich
German Bundesliga club Bayern Munich won their Round of 16 tie against Juventus (6-4 agg) to reach the 2016 Champions League Quarter-finals. See the match live - buy Bayern Munich tickets!
Champions League 2015 – 2016 Top Goal Scorers by Club
To date, Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 13 Champions League goals this season – the most of any footballer in the 2015-16 tournament. Not surprisingly Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller also are at the top of the highest goal scorers list along with FC Barcelona’s dynamite trio Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Neymar.
Artem Dzyuba and Hulk (Zenit St. Petersburg), Willian (Chelsea), Olivier Giroud (Arsenal), Chicharito and Admir Mehmedi (Bayer Levkn), Nicolás Gaitán (Benfica), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG), Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid), and Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) all have scored 4 goals or more to date in the current European Cup campaign.
The following is a list of the top Champions League goal scorers up through the Round of 16 as of March 18, 2016.
- Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid, 13 goals scored
- Robert Lewandowski, Bayern Munich, 8 goals scored
- Thomas Müller, Bayern Munich, 7 goals scored
- Luis Suárez, Barcelona, 6 goals scored
- Artem Dzyuba, Zenit St Petersburg, 6 goals scored
- Lionel Messi, Barcelona, 6 goals scored
- Willian, Chelsea, 5 goals scored
- Olivier Giroud, Arsenal, 5 goals scored
- Chicharito, Bayer Levkn, 5 goals scored
- Hulk, Zenit St Petersburg, 4 goals scored
- Nicolás Gaitán, Benfica, 4 goals scored
- Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Paris St Germain, 4 goals scored
- Antoine Griezmann, Atletico Madrid, 4 goals scored
- Karim Benzema, Real Madrid, 4 goals scored
- Admir Mehmedi, Bayer Levkn, 4 goals scored
- Alexis Sánchez, FC Arsenal, 3 goals scored
- Neymar, FC Barcelona, 3 goals scored
- Lars Stindl, B M'gladbach, 3 goals scored
- Julian Draxler, VfL Wolfsburg, 3 goals scored
- Raheem Sterling, Manchester City, 3 goals scored
- Ángel Di María, Paris St Germain, 3 goals scored
- Felipe Pardo, Olympiakos, 3 goals scored
- Danijel Milicevic, KAA Gent, 3 goals scored
- Kingsley Coman, Bayern Munich on loan from Juve, 2 goals scored
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