Wednesday, March 13 hosted the second leg of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League, the results of which determined the final composition of participants of the quarterfinals of the tournament
During a recent trip to the 1/4 final stage of the competition struggled Bavaria, with Liverpool and Barcelona with Lyon, which his first fights made of zero draws.
So, the English club managed to win away victory against Bayern, and the Catalan team defeated on the home field the French.
After a draw on home field last year’s finalist of the Champions League in the first half of the return match has forced Bayern to think about how to score two goals. Sadio mane received a pass from deep on the tarmac was removed goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, for some reason, threw the gate and opened the scoring. However, the Reds soon half they made it easier for Bayern – Joel Matip, attempting to interrupt a cross, sent the ball into the own net.
In the second half at rather equal game, Liverpool again managed to come out ahead. After a corner kick Virgil van Dijk won the air, hitting the gate of Bavaria. This goal seems to have finally broken owners, and guests grabbed the initiative and were able to kill the opponent. At the end of the meeting, mane scored a brace to put his team in the 1/4 finals of the Champions League.
Champions League. The 1/8 finals. The return match
Bayern Munich — Liverpool FC 1:3 (first match 0:0)
Thus, Liverpool and Barcelona joined the other six teams that qualified for the quarter-finals of the Champions League earlier: Ajax, Manchester United, FC Porto, Tottenham, Manchester city and Juventus.
The draw for the quarterfinals of the Champions League will be held on Friday, March 15. Beginning at 13:00 Kyiv time.
Earlier, UEFA has changed the start time in the Champions League this season.
As reported Politeka, the European football Union will also create a new tournament for European clubs. Its launch is to be held in season 2021/22.
Also Politeka wrote about how much will the miner for performance in the Champions League.