Bayern, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain are through: who can join them with a game to spare? UEFA.com explains the permutations.

Through to round of 16

Bayern München, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain

Cannot finish in top two

Galatasaray, Genk, LOSC Lille

All information in this article is subject to final confirmation from UEFA. These examples may not cover all potential situations

TUESDAY 26 NOVEMBER

Highlights: Paris 3-0 Real Madrid


Highlights: Paris 3-0 Real Madrid

Group A: Galatasaray (1) v Club Brugge (2), Real Madrid (7) v Paris Saint-Germain (12)

  • Paris are through. They will clinch first place if they avoid defeat in Madrid.
  • Madrid will be through if they beat Paris, or if Club Brugge fail to win at Galatasaray.
  • Club Brugge will be unable to finish in the top two if they do not beat Galatasaray, or if Madrid win. Brugge will be confirmed in third place if they and Madrid both win.
  • Galatasaray cannot finish in the top two. They will be confirmed in fourth place if they lose to Brugge.

Group B: Crvena zvezda (3) v Bayern München (12), Tottenham Hotspur (7) v Olympiacos (1)

  • Bayern are through. Bayern will clinch first place if they win at Crvena Zvezda or if Spurs fail to beat Olympiacos.
  • Tottenham will be through with a win, or if they draw and Crvena zvezda fail to beat Bayern.
  • Crvena zvezda will be unable to finish in the top two if they do not beat Bayern or if Spurs beat Olympiacos. Crvena zvezda will be confirmed in third place if they win and Olympiacos do not beat Spurs.
  • Olympiacos will be unable to finish in the top two if they do not beat Spurs. Olympiacos will be confirmed in fourth place if they do not win and Crvena zvezda beat Bayern.
Highlights: Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Man. City


Highlights: Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Man. City

Group C: Atalanta (1) v GNK Dinamo (5), Manchester City (10) v Shakhtar Donetsk (5)

  • Manchester City will be through if they avoid defeat against Shakhtar or if Dinamo do not beat Atalanta. City will be confirmed in first place if they win, or if they draw and Dinamo do not win.
  • Shakhtar will be through if they beat City and Dinamo lose to Atalanta (due to Shakhtar’s head-to-head away goals superiority over Dinamo)
  • Dinamo will be unable to finish in the top two if they lose to Atalanta and Shakhtar beat City.
  • Atalanta will be unable to finish in the top two if they do not beat Dinamo, or if Shakhtar beat City. Atalanta will be confirmed in fourth place if they lose, or if they draw and Shakhtar avoid defeat.

Group D: Lokomotiv Moskva (3) v Bayer Leverkusen (3), Juventus (10) v Atlético Madrid (7)

  • Juventus are through. Juve will be confirmed in first place if they beat Atlético.
  • Atlético will be through if they win, or if both games are drawn.
  • Lokomotiv will be unable to finish in the top two if they lose to Leverkusen, or if they draw and Atlético avoid defeat against Juventus. Lokomotiv will be confirmed in third place if they and Atlético both win.
  • Leverkusen will be unable to finish in the top two if they fail to beat Lokomotiv. Leverkusen will be confirmed in fourth place with defeat.

WEDNESDAY 27 NOVEMBER

Highlights: Napoli 2-0 Liverpool


Highlights: Napoli 2-0 Liverpool

Group E: Liverpool (9) v Napoli (8), Genk (1) v Salzburg (4)

  • Liverpool will be through if they beat Napoli, or if Salzburg do not beat Genk. Liverpool will clinch first place with a win.
  • Napoli will be through if they beat Liverpool, or if Salzburg do not beat Genk.
  • Salzburg will be unable to finish in the top two if they do not beat Genk. A draw would confirm Salzburg in third place.
  • Genk cannot finish in the top two and will be confirmed in fourth place unless they beat Salzburg.

Group F: Barcelona (8) v Borussia Dortmund (7), Slavia Praha (2) v Internazionale Milano (4)

  • Barcelona will be through if they beat Dortmund, if both games are drawn, or if Slavia beat Inter. Barcelona will clinch first place with a win.
  • Dortmund will be through if they beat Barcelona.
  • Inter will be unable to finish in the top two if they lose.
  • Slavia will be unable to finish in the top two if they do not beat Inter or if Dortmund beat Barcelona.
Highlights: Ajax 3-0 LOSC


Highlights: Ajax 3-0 LOSC

Group G: Zenit (4) v Lyon (7), RB Leipzig (9) v Benfica (3)

  • Leipzig will be through if they avoid defeat against Benfica or if Zenit do not beat Lyon. Leipzig will clinch first place if they win and Lyon do not.
  • Lyon will be through if they beat Zenit.
  • Zenit will be unable to finish in the top two if they lose to Lyon.
  • Benfica will be unable to finish in the top two if they do not beat Leipzig.

Group H: Valencia (7) v Chelsea (7), LOSC Lille (1) v Ajax (7)

  • Chelsea will be through if they win due to their head to head against Ajax and Valencia in a three-team head to head.
  • Valencia will be through if they win due to their head to head against Chelseai directly or against Ajax and Chelsea in a three-team head to head.
  • Ajax cannot be eliminated or go through on Matchday 5.
  • LOSC cannot finish in the top two and will be confirmed in fourth place if they do not win.

Standings are provisional until all matches have been played.