Group-stage play in the UEFA Champions League resumed with eight games on Tuesday, two of them in Group E.
Kevin Volland scored in the 16th minute as Bayer Leverkusen gained a 1-1 road draw with CSKA Moscow. The draw clinched a berth in the knockout stage for the German club. Bibras Natklho scored for the Horses in the 78th minute by successfully converting a penalty kick. Still, the hosts were eliminated from the tournament. Here's Kevin being observed by his coach, Roger Schmidt.
Associated Press photo by Ivan Sekretarev
At Fontvieille, Monaco:
Thomas Lemar scored the game-winning goal in the 53rd minute as AS Monaco locked up the top spot in Group E by defeating visiting Tottenham Hotspur 2-1, knocking the English club out of the tournament. In the above photo, we see Monaco's Kamil Glik battle Spurs' Son Hueng-min for the ball.
Associated Press photo by Claude Paris
Group E Standings:
1. y-AS Monaco (GP: 5; GD: +5; PTS: 11)
2. x-Bayer Leverkusen (GP: 5; GD: +1; PTS: 7)
3. z-Tottenham Hotspur (GP: 5; GD: -2; PTS: 4)
4. z-CSKA Moscow (GP: 5; GD: -4; PTS: 3)
y-Won Group E and clinched berth in knockout stage
x-Clinched berth in knockout stage
z-Eliminated from tournament but still alive for Europa League knockout-stage berth