Club Brugge secured a 0-0 draw at Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night to reach the last 16 of the Champions League for the first time in their history.
The Belgian club, who had previously failed to make it past the group stage in all nine appearances in the competition’s modern format, worked hard to frustrate an Atletico side who needed a win to keep their own hopes of progressing alive .
Simon Mignolet was on hand with some crucial saves for the visitors, who were denied a first-half penalty after consultation with VAR and ended up going with a point and a place in the K, despite Kamal Sowah’s late reds. o. Round of it card.