Manchester city beat out Madrid in the Champions League

Photo: REUTERS Bayern Munich away defeated Chelsea in the first match of the playoffs of the Champions League

In the first half both teams for the most part cautious. However, the ball what score was required. First striker “city” Gabriel BOM Jesus from a lethal position has punched in Thibaut Courtois, and later Karim Benzema from point-blank range with a header but the British were saved by Ederson.

All the interesting stuff happened after the break. On 60 minutes, ISCO put the hosts ahead. Midfielder of the Spanish national team received the ball in the penalty area and managed to hit the corner of the goal. Scoring, real Madrid calmed down a bit. At the same time, the bulls began to attack. And as a result has succeeded. In the 78th minute equalized BOM Jesus, and in the 83rd with a penalty scored by Kevin De Bruyne.

Photo: AP Photo/Bernat Armangue Guardiola At Manchester city will have many more opportunities to win the Champions League

the Situation for real Madrid was compounded by the removal of their captain Sergio Ramos. The defender received a red card for a foul on Jesusa. In that episode, city could have scored a third goal, but Courtois parried Riyadh Mareza.

In parallel to the meeting of Turin “Juventus” rather unexpectedly was defeated by Lyon. French club has won on the home field of the Italians with the score 1:0 thanks to a goal by Luke Tusura in the first half. After the break Cristiano Ronaldo and company have created a couple of dangerous chances to score but couldn’t.