Real Madrid 1-0 Manchester City as Gareth Bale’s first half goal put Real Madrid in the UCL Finals at the UEFA Champions League 2016 Semi Final Second Leg, Gareth Bale’s heavily deflected goal in the first half proved to be difference as Real Madrid qualified for 2016 UEFA Champions League final and setup second european cup madrid derby final in 3 years. Manchester City were always in the game but never troubled Navas enough to merit a place in the final.
Manchester City who traveled to Santiago Bernabeu to face Real Madrid in the second leg of champions league semifinal and they were dealt an early blow when captain Vincent Kompany had to be withdrawn with injury and Real Madrid scored in 20th minute when Gareth Bale’s deflected shot found its way in the back of the net to make it 1-0 for Real madrid.
Man City struggle to get grip of the game for most of the first half but game was nicely poised as we head to halftime.
Real Madrid looked stronger and fresher of the two teams in the opening half and they enjoyed so much space in final third on either flank and thats where they goal came from. City are still in the game as they just need to score 1 goal to go ahead on aggregate away goal.
Real Madrid 1-0 Manchester City Highlights
- 20′ 1 – 0 Fernando (own goal). Gareth Bale’s shot from a narrow angle took a massive deflected and beaten Joe Hart in flight as Real Madrid took the lead in 20th minute.
A Gareth Bale’s first half goal and Fernando own goal in the first half was enough to send Real Madrid into the final of the Champions League, as the hosts downed Manchester City 1-0 in Wednesday’s second leg.
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