Tuesday, September 13, 2016

UEFA Champions League, Group D: Bayern, Atletico Open Group Play With Wins

Two games are set to be contested at 11:45 AM Pacific Time on Tuesday as Group D play in the UEFA Champions League is set to begin with the hosts listed first.

At Munich, Germany:

Joshua Kimmich scored twice (53', 60') as Bayern Munich destroyed visiting FC Rostov 5-0.  Here, we see Bayern's Robert Lewandowski converting a penalty kick in the 28th minute.

Bongars/Getty Images photo by Alexander Hassenstein

At Eindhoven, Netherlands:

Saul Nigrez scored the only goal of the match in the 43rd minute as Atletico Madrid defeated PSV Eindhoven 1-0 on the road.  That's ol' Saul here, celebrating after scoring his game winner for the Mattress Makers.

Getty Images photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos

Group D Standings:

1. Bayern Munich (GP: 1; GD: +5; PTS: 3)
2. Atletico Madrid (GP: 1; GD: +1; PTS: 3)
3. PSV Eindhoven (GP: 1; GD: -1; PTS: 0)
4. FC Rostov (GP: 1; GD: -5; PTS: 0)

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