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Barcelona survives Monchengladbach scare in Champions League

Published 2104 GMT (0504 HKT) September 28, 2016
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Barcelona was forced to come from behind to defeat Borussia Monchengladbach 2-1 in Germany in its latest Champions League tie. The visiting side was without the injured Lionel Messi but was still too hot to handle. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Thorgan Hazard gave the German side the lead in the first half with a fine finish to stun Luis Enrique's men. PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images
Barcelona hit back after the break with Neymar causing the Monchengladbach defense plenty of problems. Arda Turan struck an equalizer before Gerard Pique scored the winner. Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Bongarts/Getty Images
Atletico Madrid edged out Bayern Munich 1-0 in the Spanish capital courtesy of Yannick Carrasco's strike. Antoine Griezmann missed a penalty late on but the home side held out. Daniel Ochoa de Olza/AP
Nolito scored Manchester City's third equalizer of the night as it came back on three separate occasions to draw 3-3 at Celtic. Mark Runnacles/Getty Images
Theo Walcott scored twice as Arsenal eased past FC Basel 2-0 in London. Alastair Grant/AP