UEFA Champions League Matchday three: Highlights

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Here are all the highlights from Tuesday night's action in the UEFA Champions League....

Several big teams were in action in Europe on Tuesday as matchday three of the UEFA Champions League got underway. Manchester United lost to Juventus while Manchester City gained a confidence-boosting win against Shakhtar Donetsk

Here are the highlights from them:

1) Manchester United 0-1 Juventus:  Cristiano Ronaldo had a winning return to Old Trafford but it was Paulo Dybala who popped up with the match winner. 

2) Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Manchester City:  Manchester City cruised closer to Champions League knockout qualification as their fine form continued with a convincing 3-0 victory away to Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday.

3) Real Madrid 2-1 Viktoria Plzen:  Karim Benzema and Marcelo scored as under-pressure Real Madrid head coach Julen Lopetegui saw his team beat Viktoria Plzen 2-1 for their first win in six.

4) AEK Athens 0-2 Bayern Munich:  Quickfire second-half goals from Javi Martinez and Robert Lewandowski secured a routine 2-0 win for Bayern Munich over AEK Athens in Champions League Group E.

5) Young Boys 1-1 Valencia:  Guillaume Hoarau scored Young Boys' first Champions League goal as the Swiss side came from behind to deny Valencia in a 1-1 draw at Stade de Suisse.

6) Ajax 1-0 Benfica:  Noussair Mazraoui again proved to be Ajax's man for the big Champions League occasion as his injury-time strike sunk Benfica 1-0 in Amsterdam.

7) Hoffenheim 3-3 Lyon:  Joelinton scored in stoppage time as Hoffenheim left it late to grab a dramatic 3-3 draw against Champions League rivals Lyon on Tuesday.

8) Roma 3-0 CSKA Moscow:  Edin Dzeko continued his fine run of form in the Champions League by scoring twice and setting up another to lead Roma to a 3-0 victory over CSKA Moscow in Group G.

 

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