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Champions League round-up


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Champions League round-up

Chelsea clinched top spot in Group E of the Champions League with an emphatic 3-0 win over Valencia at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, Bayer Leverkusen needed a late strike from forward Eren Derdiyok to salvage a point against Racing Genk at the Cristal Arena.

In group F, Marseille came back from two goals down to stun German champions Borussia Dortmund 3-2 at Signal Iduna Park.

This win sees Didier Deschamps’ men move into second place, one point behind Arsenal who suffered a 3-1 defeat to Olympiacos in Greece.

In group G, FC Porto were dumped out of the competition after they were held to a frustrating goalless draw by Zenit Saint Petersburgh at the Estádio do Dragão.

Elsewhere, APOEL Nicosia held on to their slim advantage despite losing 2-0 at home to Shakhtar Donetsk.

And in group H, a youthful Barcelona side turned on the style to thump BATE Borisov 4-0 at the Camp Nou.

Meanwhile Viktoria Plzen scored two late goals to draw against Italian giants AC Milan and this result sees the Czech side secure their place in the Europa League.

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