On May 4, the second leg of the 1/2 finals took place Champions League between Real Madrid and Manchester City. A week ago, the first game in Manchester ended with a score of 4:3 in favor of the English club.
The second fight was no less exciting. Opened the scoring for the guests Riyadh Marez at the 73rd minute. Ukrainian Alexander Zinchenko came on as a substitute a minute earlier and broke up Man City’s scoring attack.
It seemed that everything was over for Real Madrid, but the Galacticos once again made a big comeback!
At the end of the second half Rodrigo fired a doublet and turned the game into overtime (2:1). And in extra time Karim Benzema scored the winning goal from the penalty spot (3:1).
Real Madrid have reached the Champions League final for the 17th time. Ukrainian goalkeeper Andrey Lunin is stably in the reserve with Thibaut Courtois, but can become part of a big story.
In the final match, the team Carlo Ancelotti will play against Liverpool, the game will take place on May 28 in Paris. In terms of composition, it will be a repeat of the Champions League final played in 2018, when the Madrid team won in Kyiv (3:1).
Champions League 2021/22
1/2 finals, second leg. May 4, Madrid
Real Madrid (Spain) – Manchester City (England) – 3:1 (a.m.) [первый матч – 1:2]
Naked: Rodrigo, 90, 90 + 1, Benzema, 95 – Mares, 73.
Real: Courtois, Carvajal, Nacho, Militao (Vallejo 115), Mendy, Modric (Camavinga 75), Kroos (Rodrigo 68), Casemiro (Asensio 75), Valverde, Benzema (Ceballos 104), Vinicius Junior (Vazquez, 115).
Manchester city: Ederson, Walker (Zinchenko 72), Laporte, Ruben Dias, Joao Cancelo, de Bruyne (Gundogan 72), Bernardo Silva, Rodri (Sterling 99), Foden, Mahrez (Fernandinho 85), Gabriel Jesus (Grealish 78) ).
Warnings: Modric, 9, Carvajal, 65, Militao, 84, Valverde, 90 – Laporte, 9, Sterling, 101, Zinchenko, 113.