Manchester City Wednesday no chip very left of Burton Albion in the semi-finals of the League Cup. The team of coach Josep Guardiola won the heenwedstrijd against the club from the League One with less than 9-0. In France, Paris Saint-Germain on bizarre way off in the Coupe de la Ligue.
At Manchester City-Burton Albion, it was halfway through already 4-0 through goals from Kevin De Bruyne, Gabriel Jesus (two) and ex-PSV’er Oleksandr Zinchenko, who of away in a fabulous way touch lap.
In the second half, took the City, with almost all the regular forces in the contest at the Etihad Stadium began, no gas back and got Burton Albion five hits to process.
Jesus accounted for the 5-0 and 7-0, while Phil Foden (6-0), Kyle Walker (8-0) and Riyad Mahrez (9-0) their goal meepikten. By the 9-0 victory – the largest victory ever in a semi final of English cup – the return is on Wednesday, January 23, not more than a formality.
For City was the victory over Burton Albion in the second giant triumph in a row. The current number two in the Premier League was on Sunday in the third round of the FA Cup with a 7-0 too strong for Rotherham United.
The other semi-final in the League Cup between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea is still far from decided. The ‘Spurs’ won Tuesday the heenwedstrijd with 1-0 by a used penalty from Harry Kane.
Blamage Paris Saint-Germain in cup
In the French Coupe de la Ligue was Paris Saint-Germain very surprisingly in the quarter-finals off. The Parisians, that the cup in the last five years won, blameerden in their own home against en Avant de Guingamp: 1-2.
The visitors, hekkensluiter in the Ligue 1, got in the second half and no fewer than three penalties awarded. Marcus Thuram left a quarter of an hour after the first windfall untapped, then Neymar PSG two minutes later, however, the lead continued with a rake header.
In the final phase showed Guingamp on the longest breath. Referee Benoit Bastien pointed in the 81e minute again to the dot and this time went with Yeni N’Gbakoto behind the ball. The invader did not fail of 11 metres.
It seemed a long time at 1-1, but PSG went into injury time still at the shortest end. Thuram was the second time in the match a penalty kick to take, and this time he found, however, target, thereby Guingamp is a semi-finalist.
Atlético Madrid does not pass through Girona in Copa del Rey
In Spain did Real Madrid good business by the heenwedstrijd in the eighth finals of the Copa del Rey against CD Leganés more than to win. The match in the Santiago Bernabéu ended in 3-0.
Sergio Ramos signed just before half for the opening goal by a penalty kick to take advantage of, after which Lucas Vázquez and Vinicius Junior the margin after peace to two lands in Madrid.
Atlético Madrid did not succeed in the heenwedstrijd against FC Girona to win: 1-1. Antoine Griezmann was Atlético still have a droomstart delivered on foreign soil by after eight minutes the opening goal to draw. His shot ended up over the bottom of the crossbar and back of goalkeeper Gorka Iraizoz in goal.
Anthony Lozano pulled the stand after 33 minutes as with a clever shot distance in the far corner. The returns in the eighth finals of the Copa del Rey will be next week finished.