On the evening of February 26, the remaining games of the Champions League 1/8 finals were played.
The match between Real Madrid and Manchester City took place at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. The English team won the match voluntarily with a score of 2:1.
In the first half, the players of both teams created dangerous moments, but went into the break with zeros on the scoreboard. In the 60th minute of the match, Real Madrid forward Vinicius Junior beat a defender and sent a goal pass to Isco. The Spaniard scored a goal: 1:0.
The "nightmare" time for the Madrid side began in the 78th minute. On a cross, Gabriel Jesus, who was in the best position, restored the balance in the scoreline with a header. In the 82nd minute, Dani Carvajal converted a penalty. Kevin de Bruyne stepped up to take the spot-kick and decide the game.
In the parallel game, French Lyon unexpectedly defeated Italian Juventus with a minimum score of 1: 0.
The only goal in the 31st minute was scored by Luca Tuzar, after a pass from Oussem Aouar.
The return matches of both pairs will be held on March 17. The results of the first meetings of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League look like this:
"Atletico Madrid (Spain) 1 : 0 Liverpool (England)
"Borussia (Germany) 2 : 1 PSG (France)
"Atalanta (Italy) 4 : 1 Valencia (Spain)
"Tottenham (England) 0 : 1 RB Leipzig (Germany)
"Chelsea (England) 0 : 3 Bayern (Germany)
"Napoli (Italy) 1 : 1 Barcelona (Spain)
"Real Madrid (Spain) 1 : 2 Manchester City (England)
"Lyon (France) 1 : 0 Juventus (Italy)
Recall that the reigning champion of the Champions League is Liverpool.