England -- Don't be fooled through the slender margin of the scoreline. Liverpool's 2-zero victory over Villarreal at Anfield was the maximum one-sided semifinal you're possible to look at and could and ought to have been a lot more for the six-time European champions.
But 2-0 may nicely be greater than sufficient to hold alive Liverpool's dream of triumphing four predominant trophies in a single season. Unai Emery's team nevertheless has 90 minutes in next Tuesday's 2d leg to salvage this t
The greatest gift Real Madrid has is the profound notion of its very own capacity to win. Again and again, in the past decade in the Champions League, Madrid has observed itself below pressure handiest for certainly one of its fantastic gamers to do something extraordinary simply when it wanted it. This season, if anything, the tendency has been ramped as much as clean heights. Madrid changed into 2d-first-rate for three-quarters of both the round of sixteen in opposition to Paris Saint-Germain
In the scramble to accurately ensconce Liverpool's rivalry with Manchester City, the idea of them each as boxing heavyweights has been understandably familiar of late.
So it would not require too much of a bounce now to imagine the tagline of Saturday's FA Cup semi-very last being followed by way of the paraphrasing of a catchy line often used to hype up a clash between unbeaten warring parties on pay-per-view. Because as they are saying in boxing, a person's O has were given to head. The sa
Manchester City is counting the damage fee after generating a disciplined performance to comfy a fractious zero-zero draw at Atletico Madrid and reach the Champions League semi-finals 1-0 on the combination.
City, bidding to win European membership football's most prestigious trophy for the primary time, will play record thirteen-instances champions Real Madrid for a place in the final.
Tensions boiled over within the final degrees in Madrid on Wednesday night time and Atletico defender F
The Premier League title race remains nip and tuck after Manchester City and Liverpool performed a pulsating 2-2 draw on Sunday in Manchester.
City took the lead in the first five minutes whilst Kevin De Bruyne's deflected shot flew beyond a despairing Alisson in aim.But Liverpool bit back soon after, with Diogo Jota tapping home from close range.And in a pulsating first half, Gabriel Jesus tapped Manchester City returned into the lead only for Sadio Mane to equalize 47 seconds after 1/2-tim