Atlético brings Juventus heavily in the problems, City shares uppercut to Schalke

Atlético Madrid, Wednesday the heenwedstrijd in the eighth finals of the Champions League against Juventus with a 2-0 win. Manchester City, with Kevin De Bruyne and substitute Vincent Kompany, has won on a visit to the German Schalke 04 with 2-3. The terugwedstrijden be on Tuesday 12 march will be played.

The Argentine Sergio Aguero, striker for Manchester City, against the team of Schalke 04, Gelsenkirchen, Germany, 20 February 2019 © AFP

In a first half in which Atlético have the upper hand pulled out, there was a notable role for the from injury returned Diego Costa, who is in the front on the side of Antoine Griezmann, preference had been given to winteraankoop Alvaro Morata. In a free-kick for Juve stepped the Spaniard naturalized Brazilian from the wall, which he quickly against an unnecessary yellow card looked at and also the second leg, with a suspension to miss. At the subsequent free kick and forced Cristiano Ronaldo Atlético goalkeeper Jan Oblak to a excellent rescue, immediately the only Italian achievement in the first 45 minutes.

Halfway through the first half there was a stir when Diego Costa raft went down in the sixteen after an alleged contact with Mattia De Sciglio. Felix Zwayer dropped catch and the German ref hesitated no time to go to the dot, but the VAR brought rescue for the visitors. The videoref was, however, a free kick due to a very light trekfout on Costa, the felbesproken striker escaped by that judgment on a second yellow for a schwalbe.

Also after the break went the Atléti explicitly looking for the goal. A blast of Griezmann splashed still apart against the crossbar via the fingertips of Szczesny, but a moment later shook the nets still in the Metropolitano, when the Polish goalie beaten was after a brilliant header from the substitute Alvaro Morata, against his ex-team. The videoref, however, had a duwfout of the Spanish attacker was seen and so was the goal rightly disallowed.

The goal, however, could not fail, and after a corner kick was Diego Simeone still cheering, when José Maria Gimenez after squabbles in the small rectangle 1-0 of made. Not much later it was even 2-0 with a staircase of Diego Godin, who through the back of the CR7 over the goal line.

Manchester City went in the first 45 minutes in Gelsenkirchen from heaven to hell. After Sergio Agüero and his team quickly on a 0-1 lead, had put in the Veltins Arena, got the Königsblauen two penalties and the same amount of time put Nabil Bentaleb that merciless to. Also, there was an intervention of the VAR in the first penalty kick. After losing Kevin De Bruyne came the leather against the hand of Nicolas Otamendi. After minutes of consultation with the VAR, the ref that it was not under the influence of ball was, and so was the leather on the dot.

City was started and also after the break, continued to be the English champion mess. Otamendi had to be just past the hour with his second yellow to the side, then as the newly restored Vincent Kompany had raids to the ship, they did somewhat right. Fortunately for the Citizens, there was a substitute Leroy Sané, who with a masterful free kick against his ex-team, the 2-2 on the board put. In the added time gave Raheem Sterling even for the 2-3, and so is City in a seat for the second leg.

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