Manchester City, unbeaten in five matches, is making its debut in a Champions League semifinal match, while Real Madrid, currently on a five-match win streak, makes its 27th appearance at this stage.
Manchester City play in the last four of the Champions League for the first time on Tuesday but find 10-time winners Real Madrid standing between them and a place in the final.
Manuel Pellegrini’s preference would have been to play the first leg of their tie with the Spanish side at the Bernabeu but must make do with a home match instead.
The teams’ only previous competitive meetings were in the group stage of the 2012/13 competition, with City leading [...]
There were two goalscoring UEFA Champions League quarter-final heroes on Tuesday night, and both match-winners deserve the plaudits that come their way.
Heres the highlights for Real Madrid vs Wolfsburg –
Cristiano Ronaldo was left to marvel in his own brilliance after scoring a sensational hat-trick to guide Real Madrid to a famous comeback win. “A perfect, magical night.”
“Goals are in my DNA” beamed Cristiano Ronaldo and who can argue? The 31-year-old reckoned he had just about a “perfect, magical night” as he scored a stunning hat-trick to complete a famous ‘remontada’ (comeback) as Real Madrid beat [...]
The Colombian scored an emphatic double in addition to efforts from Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema at the Santiago Bernabeu
Rafa Benitez’s Real Madrid rediscovered their attacking prowess in a 5-0 victory over Real Betis on Saturday – James Rodriguez, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema all on target at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Having been thwarted by Sporting Gijon last time out in a 0-0 draw, Benitez’s men sent out a message on their first La Liga game back in the capital as Bale quietened his critics and Benzema made a goalscoring return from a thigh injury.
Bale gave Madrid the ideal start when he headed home with barely two minutes played, having [...]
A YouTuber, named TheFifa11videos, must’ve spent hour and hours porting Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo into the famous GTA V world.
As well as his famous swagger, the Portuguese footballer brings all his famous celebrations to the streets of San Andreas in a brilliantly made video.
The animated CR7 terrifies sunbathers, gets his hair cut, robs a car, pimps it in Real Madrid colours, nearly gets run over, stops traffic and visits a strip club in a highly amusing two-minute cameo.
Maybe now we know what Cristiano was doing with his summer [...]