Manchester City (England) advanced to the quarter-finals of the Champions League with monster striker Elling Haaland at the fore.
Man City beat RB Leipzig (Germany) 7-0 in the second leg of the round of 16 of the 2022-23 European Football Federation (UEFA) Champions League 토토사이트(UCL) held at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, England on the 15th (Korean time). Manchester City, who drew 1-1 in the last leg, advanced to the quarterfinals with an aggregate score of 8-1.
Man City broke the balance midway through the first half. In the 22nd minute of the first half, he was awarded a penalty for handball. Holland took the lead with an easy success. Two minutes later, Holland roared again. He induced the opponent to make mistakes with strong forward pressure. Kevin De Bruyne’s shot hit the post and Haaland finished it with his head.
Haaland, who was fierce, eventually completed a hat trick. In the corner kick situation in the first half of extra time, Ruben Dias’s header hit the post. The defender’s attempt to clear it hit the pressing Holland and crossed the goal line.
Man City’s goal march continued in the second half. In the 4th minute of the second half, Ilkay Gundoan broke through the opponent’s defense and shook the net with his left foot. Four minutes later, Holland stepped in again. After two shots were blocked, Haaland pushed again and wedged.
Holland was not satisfied here. Concentration shined this time, too. In the 12th minute of the second half, the goalkeeper blocked a cross toward the goal. Holland, who was in front of the goal, split the net with his right foot.
Man City didn’t let go of the attack until the end of the game. In the second half of extra time, De Bruyne celebrated a great victory with a fantastic wind-up kick.
On the same day, Inter Milan also joined the quarterfinals. Inter drew 0-0 with FC Porto in the second leg of the UCL Round of 16 at the Estadio do Dragao. Inter, who won 1-0 in the first leg, became the protagonist of the quarterfinals.