Excellent night from Etihad
Welcome to SunSport’s reside protection of this night’s Champions League semi-final first leg between Manchester Town and Actual Madrid.
Pep Guardiola secured his position right here after a shaky 0-0 draw in opposition to Actual’s noisy neighbors Atletico. The sport noticed 10 yellow playing cards and one pink, however the “Cityzens” scraped via 1-0 general.
Actual Madrid arrive right here after an exhilarating struggle with Chelsea within the quarter-finals that noticed Benzema spoil the Blues’ hearts in time beyond regulation to win 5-4 on combination.
Each groups are on the best in their respective leagues. On the other hand, Actual Madrid sit down a bit of extra with ease after beating Osasuna 3-1 to place 15 issues between them and opponents Barcelona. Manchester Town stay on the best after Gabriel Jesus scored 4 in the back of Watford on the weekend. However Liverpool are sizzling on their heels, only a level in the back of. Nonetheless, this pageant stays without equal function for each groups.
Motion is about to start out at 8pm this night and we will be able to be confirming the beginning line-ups of each groups in a while as a part of our arrangements for kick-off.