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PSG and Manchester City previously secured a place in the round of 16, while Leipzig and Club Brugge fought for a place leading to the continuation of the competition in the European League.
PSG welcomed Club Brugge and celebrated with 4-1. Kylian Mbappe scored for 1-0 in the 2nd minute, and then five minutes later for 2-0. Lionel Messi scored for 3-0 in the 38th minute, but Mats Rits reduced it to 3-1 in the 68th minute.
In the 76th Messi won a penalty, hit it perfectly and scored, surpassing the legendary Pele on the list of top scorers in history. Pele scored 757 goals, and Messi’s second goal in tonight’s match was 758th in his career.
On the other hand, Leipzig welcomed Manchester City at home and celebrated 2-1 with goals from Dominik Szoboszlai in the 24th minute and Andrea Silva in the 71st minute, while the away goal was scored by Riyad Mahrez in the 77th minute. The German team will continue the competition in the sixteenth finals of the European League.