There was great fanfare on Tuesday in Madrid, as Real Madrid lost to Sheriff of Tiraspol 1:2 in the second round of their UEFA Champions League football match. In the strike of the series, Paris Saint-Germain beat Manchester City 2-0 at home and Lionel Messi scored one of the goals.
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Sherif started his first Champions League campaign in the club’s history without respect. Two weeks ago, the Moldovan champions beat Shakhtar Donetsk 2-0, and this time they stunned European football.
In Madrid, Yasur Yakhchibayev gave the visitors the lead in the 25th minute. Uzbek on loan to the mayor of Legia Warsaw.
“Royal” responded with a goal through Karim Benzema from a penalty kick in the 65th minute, but the last word belongs to his opponents. And in the 89th minute, Luxembourg’s representative, Sebastian Thiel, showed a superb shot from outside the penalty area. Benzema is fourth in the scorers’ standings in the midfield, with 72 goals, three times less than Robert Lewandowski.
In the second match of Group D, Shakhtar drew 0-0 with Inter Milan at home.
In the first group, Paris Saint-Germain paid the “nationals” for eliminating the previous version in the semi-finals. And the leader of the Parisians in the ninth minute gave him the Senegalese Idrissa Gaye. Messi scored the goal at 74. It was the Argentine’s first goal for the French team, which he joined in August from Barcelona.
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Messi with a goal
The Argentine moved in his own style towards the penalty area, exchanging passes with Kylian Mbappe and not giving the Manchester goalkeeper any chance.
In the Champions League, Messi scored a total of 121 goals, putting him in second place in the standings all-time, behind the Portuguese. Cristiano Ronaldo – 135 goals.
The Parisians climbed to first place in the table. Club Brugge also scored four points by beating RB Leipzig 2:1 away from home.
Group B was interesting in Milan, where Milan played against Atlético Madrid. The hosts were in front since the 20th minute when Rafael Liao scored. But starting from the 29th minute, the Rossoneri played ten, because Frank Kesey was punished with a second yellow card, and therefore a red card.
Atletico could not exploit the player’s advantage for a long time, but finally broke the resistance of the rivals. In the 84th minute, Antoine Griezmann equalized, and in extra time by the referee, Luis Suarez won 2-1 with a penalty kick.
Liverpool tops the table with all points. Two weeks ago, the “Reds” defeated Milan 3-2 at home, and this time beat Porto 5-1 away from home. Egyptian Mohamed Salah and Brazilian Roberto Firmino scored two goals, while Senegalese Sadio Mane added a goal. Iranian Mahdi came to the hosts.
In Group C, Ajax Amsterdam and Borussia Dortmund took the tone with their second victory. The Dutch national team beat Besiktas 2-0 at home, while BVB beat Sporting Lisbon 1-0 at home.
There will be meetings at EH groups on Wednesday. The most interesting match was in Turin, where Juve, led by Wojciech Szczczny, will take over the defending champions Chelsea London. Bayern Munich, led by Robert Lewandowski, plays at home against Dynamo Kiev, its player Thomas Kudziora.
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