The 1/8 finals of the Champions League continues. Tonight, February 19, there were two more matches of the main European club tournament.
Italy's Atalanta, who made it to the Champions League playoffs for the first time in their history, defeated Spain's Valencia 4:1.
Already on 16 minutes, Hans Hateboer closed the pass from the flank by Alejandro Gomez, and just before the break the best scorer of the Italian club Josip Ilicic shot powerfully into the far corner of the goal.
Atalanta did not stop there. In the second half, Remo Flohler of Switzerland brought the score to a dramatic one. In the 62nd minute Hotebour made a double, and the scoreboard lit up 4 : 0.
The Spaniards did not go without a goal either. Denis Cheryshev, who came on as a substitute, managed to score a prestigious goal.
The game day of the 1/8 finals continued with Tottenham vs RB Leipzig. The meeting ended with a minimal victory of the German team - 1:0.
After a vigorous pressing by one of the RB Leipzig players, Spurs defender Ben Davies broke the rules in his own penalty area. The referee awarded a penalty. Timo Werner came up to the mark. With an accurate shot, the German striker scored the only goal of the match.
The next matches of the 1/8 Champions League will be held on February 25-26.