United scored the winner with their next attack when the outstanding Juan Mata played in Rashford who beat Akinfeev with a fine strike.
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"By the muscular point of view, he really needs the rest".
It's the first time the club has reached the Round of 16 in Europe's elite competition since the 2013/14 season, when David Moyes's side reached the quarter-finals but were knocked out by Bayern Munich following a 4-2 aggregate defeat. Spartak appear to be heading to the Europa League, unless they win and Sevilla drop points.
"It is normal, the first match of the season for him, but he was deserving of that opportunity for quite a long time".
Rashford was a menace all night, giving Berezutski and the CSKA defense a difficult time throughout.
"Talks have already begun with his representatives and their partners, but it is his decision at the end of the day". Kylian Mbappe scored the record 25th in six games.
"We are not candidates [to win the Champions League], far from it. There are very powerful teams who have great experience at this level". Goalless at the break.
The victory guaranteed Mourinho's side top spot in Group A of the Champions League.
Chelsea equalized to finish second in the 75th minute; defender Stefan Savic turned Eden Hazard's shot into his own net. However, the big Belgian was his usual powerful and threatening self and finished smartly after latching onto Paul Pogba's through-ball.
It all came after a good driving run down the left from Franck Ribery.
Cuadrado lunged forward to meet a cross from Alex Sandro and beat Olympiakos goalkeeper Silvio Proto in the 15th minute. But, quietly, Lingard had one of his best games in a United shirt.
Silva, meanwhile, was left out of City's squad for their Champions League game at Shakhtar Donetsk yesterday owing to an unspecified injury, with Guardiola saying he does not know if the Spaniard will be fit for the trip to Old Trafford. "I was pleased with the attitude of the players".