UEFA Champions League (UCL) Quarter Finals: Real Madrid vs Liverpool and Manchester City vs Dortmund had been the 2 blockbuster matches on this week’s UCL. Madrid and City secured wins of their respective matches. Madrid by 3-1 and City by 2-1. Let’s check out the Madrid vs Liverpool recreation, first.
Real Madrid vs Liverpool: The match seemed one-sided within the first half when Vinicius Jr. and Asensio scored a aim every to take Madrid 2-0 up earlier than the top of first half. Vinicius’ aim got here after a stupendous move by Toni Kross whereas Asensio’s aim got here as a result of negligence by the Liverpool protection. Mohammed Salah scored a aim early within the second half to convey some life to the Liverpool hopes, however then Vinicius scored once more to demolish any hope that Liverpool have, within the tie.
The solely silver lining for Liverpool was one away aim that was scored by Salah which could develop into helpful later within the tie. Liverpool supervisor, Jurgen Klopp was not pleased with Liverpool’s efficiency. “We simply didn’t play ok soccer to trigger Real Madrid any issues. We made it too simple for them,” stated Klopp.
The second leg between Real Madrid and Liverpool is on Thursday, 15 April, 2021.
Manchester City vs Dortmund: City dominated proceedings in the first half when Kevin De Bruyne gave a 1-0 lead to the home team from England. There were a series of yellow cards for Dortmund in the first half.
Everything looked set for a 1-0 win for Manchester City, but Reus scored an equalizer after an assist by Haland. Dortmund secured an all-important away goal but Phil Foden scored a winner in the 90th minute to spoil the party for the visiting team. The match ended in a 2-1 victory for City. Although the visiting team couldn’t win Dortmund’s manager was happy with an away goal.
The next leg is again on Thursday 15 April, 2021.
Matches on Wednesday:
Bayern Munich vs PSG
Porto vs Chelsea