It was an exciting game with seven goals. This is April 26, 2022, City of Manchester Took a slight advantage by winning 4-3 Real Madrid In the first leg of the semifinal Champions League.
The match took place at the Manchester City Stadium, as the name implies Etihad Stadium.
Kevin Dibruen (2 ′), Gabriel Jesus (11 ′), Phil Foden (53 ′) and Bernardo Silva, led by Pep Guardiola.
Karim Benzema (33 ‘and 82’) Penalty and discount for Vinicius Jr. (55 ‘), Carlo Ancelotti.
The return match will be on May 4, 2022.
The other semifinal will be played on April 27, 2022. It will be played by Liverpool and Villarreal. Ecuadorian footballer Parvis Estupinan played for this last club.
Madrid got up
Real Madrid lost the first leg of the Champions League semi-final at the Etihad Stadium, after a brace from Karim Benzema and a goal from Vinicius three times from a Manchester City injury that left everything open for the second leg. Santiago Bernabeu (4-3)
The defensive weakness that Real Madrid showed, conceding two goals from Kevin de Bruyne in the first eleven minutes, the first goal in City history in the Champions League and the team of Gabriel Jesus, Carlo Ancelotti corrected with their attacking effectiveness. Benzema picked up his side for the first time in 33 minutes, after seeing how City had forgiven the chances to score.
The frenzy spread in the second half and Real Madrid could not find a solution to the lack of force in defense.
In the 53rd minute, Foden extended his lead again and two minutes later Vinicius tightened the game. A concentration error, when they thought the referee was going to signal a foul to Cruz, Bernardo Silva was fourth for City before rescuing Benzema, with a penalty. Panenka, final 4-3.