Real Madrid are also confirmed to finish second and will be joined by three more sides - now scheduled to be Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk and Porto. CSKA had taken the lead on the stroke of half-time, a shot from the Brazilian Vitinho going in off the back of Alan Dzagoev."I'm really happy because we don't want to qualify with a defeat, we don't want to qualify with a bad performance", said Mourinho.
Manchester City went through as Group F winners despite their 2-1 defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk, while Tottenham are also through in first place having wrapped up their group campaign with a 3-0 win over APOEL Nicosia.
Juventus grabbed the group's second place with a 2-0 away victory over Olympiakos.
Atletico Madrid, finalists in two of the past four years, crashed out of Group C despite Saul Niguez heading home the opening goal at Chelsea on 56 minutes. That means Chelsea can not play Roma.
No English club has won the Champions League since 2012, suggesting the league has been passed up at the top levels, but there's no doubting the depth at the top possessed by the EPL. "I am not looking anywhere but forward".
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"I'm not sure why we failed. These situations, apart from the frustration of not being in the next round, will help the team move forward and onto the Europa League", Simeone told beIN Sports Spain.
Robert Lewandowski opened the scoring and Corentin Tolisso struck twice as Bayern Munich fell just short of topping Group B with a 3-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain at the Allianz Arena.
Also, no side can be drawn against a team they played in the group phase.
Only once before has one country had five participants in the Champions League and that was in 2015-16 when Spain had five clubs; Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Valencia and Europa League winners Sevilla.