Champions League: Atletico Madrid reaches quarter-finals

  • Atletico Madrid has made it to the quarter-finals of the Champions League. The Spanish football club defeated Bayer Leverkusen in a penalty shootout. Atletico, which suffered a 1-0 defeat in the first leg in Germany, were able to level the tie in the 27th minute following Mario Suarez's strike, which deflected in off Omer Toprak. Atletico won 3-2 in the shootout as Leverkusen’s Hakan Calhanoglu, Toprak and Stefan Kiessling missed penalties.