• Eliminated Manchester City needed to beat Dortmund in their final Champions League clash to stand a chance of qualifying for the Europa League
  • Scott Sinclair was handed a rare start in a strong side as City went in search of three valuable points
  • City also needed a favour from Real Madrid against Ajax and Cristiano Ronaldo set the Spanish giants on their way
  • Ilkay Guendogan and Carlos Tevez battle for the ball
  • Meanwhile already-qualified Arsenal were aiming for top spot in their group as they visited Olympiacos
  • A victory may not have been enough to overtake leaders Schalke, who were playing at bottom club Montpellier
  • Tomas Rosicky found the net to put Arsenal into a 1-0 lead
  • Julian Schieber broke the deadlock in the second half to put Dortmund in front against City
  • Roberto Mancini showed his dejection as complete elimination from European competition this season loomed
  • Giannis Maniatis brought Olympiacos back on level terms
  • Before Kostas Mitroglou put the Greek side a 2-1 up
  • The 2-1 defeat meant Arsenal had to settle for second place in the group
  • A win would have been enough to top the group after table toppers Schalke drew 1-1 at Montpellier
  • Kaka was on the scoresheet in Real Madrid's 4-1 victory over Ajax
  • But Man City still finished bottom of the group after defeat at Dortmund
  • The German side celebrated yet another triumph as they went through in style

Champions League

Eliminated Manchester City needed to beat Dortmund in their final Champions League clash to stand a chance of qualifying for the Europa League