Their club-record streak was threatened by CSKA late in the first half after Vitinho's shot from Mario Fernandes' cut-back struck team-mate Alan Dzagoev on its way into the net.
However, with the competition now taking a break until February, domestic matters are at the forefront of Azpilicueta's mind, with Chelsea currently 11 points behind Manchester City and three behind Manchester United in third place in the Premier League, while they also face Bournemouth in the EFL Cup quarter-finals this month before they enter the FA Cup in January.
"I think against the best teams they [Liverpool] look better to me than Manchester United" (via Metro).
After their shock defeat by Strasbourg in Ligue 1 at the weekend, cracks are starting to show in Unai Emery's side.
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The four teams to have secured second spot on Tuesday were Basel, Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Juventus.
No English club can play another in the next round of the competition.
Finalists in 2014 and 2016, Atletico must now accept a spot in the Europa League following a slow start to the season.
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Meanwhile, Manchester City lost for the first time in 29 matches as Shakhtar Donetsk beat them 2-1 this morning.
PARIS: Manchester United and Juventus were among the sides to clinch a place in the last 16 of the Champions League on Tuesday, while Bayern Munich gained a measure of revenge over Paris Saint-Germain.
Asked to provide a fitness update on his squad, Mourinho told reporters at Old Trafford: "Do you want the truth?" Return games are from March 6-14. Yet the onslaught fizzled out and, by the interval, Atlético's anxiety was heightened.
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The move to their new Wanda Metropolitano stadium was designed to herald a fresh period of success for Atletico Madrid, but Diego Simeone's side's streak of four straight runs to at least the Champions League last eight was abruptly ended.