With the penultimate round of fixtures complete Nick Ames picks the best Champions League XI with Lionel Messi and Marco Reus making it. But who else?
Barcelona forward Neymar equalled the record for Champions League assists in a single season during his team's 2-0 win at Celtic, according to Opta.
Any Arsenal fans who hoped this season would see them break out of the club's familiar cycle of disappointment have had cause for sober reappraisal.
Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has criticised Jerome Boateng for his off-field activities, telling Sky he needs to "come back down to earth."
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has stressed that his side's 2-0 win over PSV has restored the club's morale.
Marco Reus took home the match ball after Borussia Dortmund's 8-4 win against Legia Warsaw despite UEFA denying him a hat trick.