Schalke can advance to the knockout stage with a win over the Slovenian side.
UEFA Champions League
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
A place in the Europa League is on the line, with both teams already eliminated from the Champions League.
City will be missing a slew of players, including Sergio Aguero, for the crucial group stage finale.
CSKA can advance to the knockout stage if with an unlikely victory in Germany.
Barcelona must defeat the French side if it wants to secure first place in Group F.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
The Premier League side must defeat Roma in Italy to advance to the Champions League knockout stage.
The Serie A champions advanced to the Champions League knockout stage with a 0-0 draw against Atletico but missed out on winning the group.
The manager was not pleased with the red card given to substitute Lazar Markovic.
Carlo Ancelotti's side racked up its 19th consecutive win in a 4-0 victory over Ludogorets, but it was a tepid affair at a half-empty Santiago Bernabeu.
The Spain international played a prominent role as Carlo Ancelotti's men notched a 19th successive win.
After its first loss since last season, the Premier League leader faces a Portuguese side in need of victory.
The former Monaco boss believes the draw with Anderlecht on matchday four cost his side top spot in Group D as Borussia Dortmund went through as the top seed on goal difference.
The Basque team's coach is confident his side can make the most of its poor Champions League form and secure a Europa League space.
The manager says he has a great relationship with his players, who extended Madrid's consecutive victories streak Wednesday.
The Italian champions secured a Champions League last-16 berth thanks to a 0-0 draw against last year's finalists but remain a long way off the standard required.
The 10-man Reds were knocked out of Europe's elite competition after a 1-1 draw with Basel at Anfield on Tuesday night, despite a stunning free kick from their captain.
The Greek side was bounced from the Champions League despite a win.
The Bundesliga side would have won the group if it had picked up all three points.
The teams played to a stalemate in Turin, ensuring Los Rojiblancos advance as the winner of Group A, with the Bianconeri going through as runner up.
A big win was not enough for the Greek side to make it through.