M. City – Bayern Munich: City silences its doubts in the Champions League with a great game against Bayern
Manchester City and Bayern They played the first leg of a tie that honors football. Even of those that reconcile you with the round, not always friendly. The key between both European giants was decided in the first leg for Guardiola’s men (3-0) thanks to a spectacular goal from Rodrithe extent of guardiola on the green and a player without whom it would not be understood how this machine works sky blue that was expanded with the many Bernardo Silva and Haaland In the second half.
He new Bayern’s Tuchel He went out onto the Etihad lawn without Joao Cancelo, without Müller and without Mané and even so, he was able to stand up to an English team that had to give thanks to a great Ederson.
He brazilian goalkeeperwho is always followed by an aura of insecurity, vindicated himself with a succession of stops that managed to maintain his clean sheet despite numerous attempts of a Bavarian team that traveled to England with the intention of getting something positive and fleeing from a trap to try to resolve in Munich… and ended up unleashed under the Perfect storm of those of guardiola.
upamecano it became a nightmare back for him bayern. The French central defender remained insecure throughout the match. It is true that he could not do anything at 1-0, but Bernardo Silva’s 2-0 it’s all his fault losing the ball coming from behind and leading to a play cityzen that started in a heel of Grealishrecovered for the cause sky bluecontinued in Haaland who this time acted as a delivery man to put a measured ball on the head of Bernardo Silva.
Probably Sommer could have done something more, although the total credit goes to how Bernardo Silva connects the header, to send it to the back of the net.
the swiss goal avoided Julián Álvarez’s 3-0, but nothing could be done before the thrust of Guardiola’s men, who smelled blood and went after her. They found it by means of -almost- always. Haaland added his 6th goal in 8 games against Bayern11th at present Champions League. In addition, the Norwegian removed his particular thorn: it is the first match that he has beaten the Bavarians after the previous seven defeats.
He also added his 45th goal among all competitions this season. According to Opta, it is the first time in history that a player from the Premier League reach that number. And even
He Manchester City He has a foot and a half in the semifinals after a match worthy of a champion. Guardiola said that Michael Jordan barely won six NBA rings in his 16-season career. This City, like this, has no rival to win the title.