Two games were played on Wednesday as action from Group E of the UEFA Champions League commenced, with the hosts listed first, and all kickoff times set for 11:45 AM Pacific Time.
At Leverkusen, Germany:
Alan Dzagoev (36') and Roman Eremenko (38') each scored a goal two minutes apart as CSKA Moscow overcame a two-goal deficit and gained a 2-2 road draw with Bayer Leverkusen. Admir Mehmedi (9') and Hakan Calhanoglu (15') each scored in the first quarter-hour for the hosts. Here, we see Leverkusen's Kevin Volland (right) heading the ball besides the Horses' Georgi Schennikov.
Associated Press photo
Thomas Lemar (that's him celebrating with teammates after scoring) scored the winning goal in the 31st minute as AS Monaco knocked off Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 on the road.
Getty Images photo
Group E Standings:
1. AS Monaco (GP: 1; GD: +1; PTS: 3)
2. CSKA Moscow (GP: 1; GD: 0; PTS: 1)
3. Bayer Leverkusen (GP: 1; GD: 0; PTS: 1)
4. Tottenham Hotspur (GP: 1; GD: -1; PTS: 0)
NOTE: CSKA Moscow gained a 2-2 road draw with Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday.