On a night of fluctuating fortunes and thrilling football, Pep Guardiola’s side were on the precipice in this tournament before dragging themselves back to ensure they go into the return in Monaco with a priceless lead. Raheem Sterling gave Manchester City a 26th-minute advantage after fine work by Leroy Sane
Atletico Madrid took a significant step towards the Champions League quarter-finals with a 4-2 win at Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday night. Saul Niguez and Antoine Griezmann gave Atletico a 2-0 half-time lead at the BayArena. Kevin Gameiro, with a penalty, restored the two-goal advantage after Karim Bellarabi had pulled one back.