Following FC Bayern München's 2-0 win against AS Roma Franck Ribéry told UEFA.com that "it was important to score the first goal" on a night that the German giants confirmed their place in the next round.
Messi joy on record-equalling night
Lionel Messi told UEFA.com that it was "very hard to pick" a favourite after he equalled the record for UEFA Champions League goals in FC Barcelona's win against AFC Ajax.
Handanović: We learned from Chelsea
NK Maribor goalkeeper Jasmin Handanović told UEFA.com that the Slovenian side learned from their defeat against Chelsea FC on matchday three as they fought for a 1-1 draw.
Hart bemoans 'bad night' for City
Manchester City FC goalkeeper Joe Hart told UEFA.com that it had been "a bad night all round" as they fell to defeat against PFC CSKA Moskva but insisted the English club can still make it into the next stage.
Chelsea remain confident
Nemanja Matić told UEFA.com that Chelsea FC can still use "their quality" to finish top of their group despite being held to a 1-1 draw by NK Maribor.
Rodgers focused on final flourish
Liverpool FC manager Brendan Rodgers admitted that the club now face two crunch matches if they are to qualify for the next round after falling to a 1-0 defeat against Real Madrid CF.
Ancelotti delight with Madrid progress
Real Madrid CF coach Carlo Ancelotti revealed that he felt his side always had the game "under control" as they beat Liverpool FC 1-0, and spoke of his pleasure at achieving the first target of qualification.
Arsenal blame 'complacency'
Arsenal FC's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain told UEFA.com that the English club were "punished" for "complacency" after they lost a 3-0 lead to draw 3-3 against RSC Anderlecht.
Son on 'special' night
Bayer 04 Leverkusen's two goal hero Son Heung-Min gave UEFA.com his reaction to an "extraordinary" night as his side overcame FC Zenit 2-1 in Russia.
Villas-Boas' Zenit regret
FC Zenit coach André Villas-Boas told UEFA.com that his team had "no luck" in front of goal as they fell to a 2-1 defeat against Bayer 04 Leverkusen.