Football – Champions League
Sheriff Tiraspol makes Real Madrid embarrassed (1-2)
BarcelonaManchester City put in the football, but PSG proved more effective in the rival area and got the victory on the second day of the Champions League (2-0). Gueye and Leo Messi, who debuted with a goal, were the heroes of a match in which Pep Guardiola’s side deserved a better result. The Catalan coach’s tactics were not rewarded, as his players did not know how to concretize with goals the superiority shown on the pitch.
The approach of Mauricio Pochettino, who left the ball to Mancehster City, worked, and PSG were lethal against. A goal in the first half of the match allowed him to accentuate his proposal. The Argentine coach yielded meters, accumulated men behind and trusted his luck to the offensive talent of his trident. When the French team was having the worst time, Messi sent the ball into the corner in a goal of those that had been celebrated so many times by Catalan fans. The Argentine striker used a wall to build a good throwing angle and send the ball into the net with surgical precision. The Park of the Princes celebrated it chanting its name.
Surprise to the Bernabéu
Sheriff Tiraspol gave the surprise against Real Madrid (1-2). Despite scoring from the penalty spot, the white team lost at home to a very modest opponent who drew oil from their two shots on goal. Yakhshiboev opened the scoring in the 25th minute and the reaction of the local team needed the VAR to become effective. Benzema converted from the penalty spot 65 minutes into the game, but the home team’s far left defense managed to sort the situation out in the end. When the meringue fans already sensed the comeback, Sheriff Tiraspol made history with a second goal that surprised everyone. The top scorer who left Carlo Ancelotti’s men with a slap in the face was Thill.
Despite the unexpected defeat, Casemiro made a positive reading of the situation. “In this club the demand is always maximum, but we know that we are on the right track, that we have the confidence of the coach and that we go first in the League. In this club we are always bound to win, but that is very long. We had control of the game, we had chances and then they scored a goal for us. Many times the game tells you you have to win and you don’t; today I think we have had a lot of control of the game “, analyzed the Madrid footballer.
The victory leaves Sheriff Tiraspol as the surprising leader of Group D of the Champions League.
Griezmann and Suárez lead the comeback
The first goal of the Frenchman Antoine Griezmann since his return to Atlético de Madrid and a penalty converted by the Uruguayan Luis Suárez in the 96th minute yesterday gave the white-and-red team an epic comeback and a victory by 1 -2 to San Siro against Milan. The set of the Argentine Diego Pablo Simeone straightened with a victory its way in the Champions League. A goal from the Portuguese Rafael Leao gave Milan a clearly superior advantage until the expulsion in the half hour of the Ivorian Frank Kessie, but the faith of Atlético ended up triumphant.