Manchester City – Atletico Madrid: 1-0 Champions 2021/2022. Final result and commentary on the match

  • That’s all from Manchester, see you at the return leg of these Champions League quarters!22:52

  • The colchoneros will surely have to do more within friendly walls, no shooting at Ederson’s door and no opportunity created in this outing.22:52

  • Brilliant assist for the jewel of Manchester and great diagonal from De Bruyne who beats Oblak: Atletico Madrid who does not find the reaction and everything will be played at the Wanda Metropolitano.22:51

  • The City of Guardiola takes two out of three results for the second leg thanks to the 1-0 victory over Atletico: the locals attacked for the whole match, Simeone’s wall resisted until the entrance of Foden.22:51

  • 90 ‘+ 3’

    END OF MANCHESTER CITY – ATHLETIC MADRID! 1-0 the final, De Bruyne’s goal decides.22:50

  • 90 ‘+ 2’

    WARNED Ederson. Yellow also to the goalkeeper, for a discussion with Cunha. 22:49

  • 90 ‘+ 2’

    WARNED Šime Vrsaljko. Do it on Grealish on the Manchester trocar, you serve tense in this final. 22:49

  • 90 ‘+ 1’

    Correa tries to fit in behind Aké, the defender understands everything and defends the exit at the bottom.22:48

  • 90 ‘

    Two minutes of recovery.22:46

  • 89 ‘

    Grealish knocks out Vrsaljko looking for percussion on the wing, do it for Atletico.22:46

  • 87 ‘

    Foden still with a great winger for De Bruyne, the Belgian kicks on Felipe.22:43

  • 86 ‘

    DE BRUYNE! Powerful long-range kick, ball just over the crossbar.22:42

  • 85 ‘

    WARNINGS Gabriel Jesus. Yellow for protests at the tip, which was cautioned. 22:41

  • 84 ‘

    Lemar’s counterattack ball and chain, Aké closes it with a very happy recovery.22:40

  • 83 ‘

    WARNED Ángel Correa. The Argentine kicks the ball at Grealish who was on the ground after an intervention by Vrsaljko. 22:39

  • 81 ‘

    Substitution ATHLETIC MADRID: João Félix leaves, Thomas Lemar enters.22:39

  • 80 ‘

    SAVIC ON THE LINE! Spectacular action by Foden, ball that reaches De Bruyne who kicks first intention: the central saves Atletico.22:37

  • 79 ‘

    Manchester City more comfortable with Gabriel Jesus forward and Foden on the right, more space for the midfielders behind them.22:35

  • 78 ‘

    Vrsaljko’s cross, Stones almost mocked Ederson: watch the goalkeeper catch.22:34

  • 77 ‘

    Atletico who is raising his center of gravity, a much more open game in the last few minutes.22:33

  • 75 ‘

    De Bruyne’s tactical foul on Cunha: recall for the author of the goal.22:31

  • 74 ‘

    Corner for City: De Bruyne’s ball inside, Felipe away.22:29

  • 73 ‘

    Atletico who will now have to change the plot of his game to try to find the goal that would be worth the draw.22:28

  • 71 ‘

    The game is unlocked, Foden as soon as he enters the field immediately finds the assist for De Bruyne, who has found the space freed by the cut of Gabriel Jesus.22:27

  • 70 ‘

    GOAL! MANCHESTER CITY – Atletico Madrid 1-0! Kevin De Bruyne Network. Assist in depth by Foden for the Belgian who, from a tight angle, beats Oblak out. 22:27

  • 69 ‘

    WARNED Rodrigo De Paul. Hard intervention on Grealish, the first yellow of the match. 22:25

  • 69 ‘

    MANCHESTER CITY substitution: Raheem Sterling exits, Gabriel Jesus enters.21:25

  • 68 ‘

    MANCHESTER CITY substitution: İlkay Gündoğan out, Jack Grealish out.22:26

  • 68 ‘

    MANCHESTER CITY substitution: Riyad Mahrez exits, Philip Foden enters.22:25

  • 68 ‘

    Cross by Bernardo Silva, Mahrez header that ends very high.22:24

  • 67 ‘

    De Bruyne for Sterling, contact with Reinildo who cuts the way at the tip: Kovacs, still close, says to continue playing.22:23

  • 65 ‘

    Now we see Atletico, the first minutes of the colchoneros offensive after an hour of siege of the premises.22:21

  • 63 ‘

    LAPORTE! Corner of Mahrez, header of the central who sends a little high!22:19

  • 62 ‘

    Sterling falls into the box after a contact with Felipe, only corner for Kovacs.22:19

  • 61 ‘

    Simeone with 3-4-1-2, Correa behind Joao Felix and Cunha.22:18

  • 60 ‘

    Substitution ATHLETIC MADRID: Marcos Llorente exits, Matheus Cunha enters.22:17

  • 60 ‘

    ATELTICO MADRID substitution: Antoine Griezmann exits, Ángel Correa enters.22:16

  • 60 ‘

    Substitution ATHLETIC MADRID: Koke comes out, Rodrigo De Paul enters.22:16

  • 59 ‘

    Griezmann spread by Bernardo Silva, Atletico who seems to be able to restart more often in this second half.22:16

  • 58 ‘

    Quick serve for Sterling, cross of first intention of the tip that ends on the side.22:13

  • 57 ‘

    Koke conspicuously holds back Mahrez, only a recall for the Atletico captain.22:12

  • 55 ‘

    MIRACLE OF OBLAK! De Bruyne’s right, the goalkeeper touches the ball and then traces it with his foot, anticipating Cancelo’s tap-in.22:11

  • 54 ‘

    Scheme for Manchester City, Mahrez spread by Lodi: punishment now right from the edge of the area for Guardiola’s team.22:10

  • 53 ‘

    Punishment for Manchester City from 30 meters for Reinildo’s foul: very body barrier for Oblak.22:09

  • 52 ‘

    Llorente launched by Griezmann weakly kicks at the goal, Joao Felix is ​​desperate who was alone on the other post.22:07

  • 50 ‘

    Also in this second half, Manchester City to make the game.22:09

  • 49 ‘

    Koke defends the ball well from three opponents, eventually being fouled by former teammate Rodri.22:05

  • 48 ‘

    Atletico counterattack with Griezmann running away from two opponents, after 80 meters the striker misses the opening for Llorente.22:04

  • 47 ‘

    GUNDOGAN! Right of the midfielder, ball deflected for a corner with Sterling who does not reach the far post.22:03

  • 47 ‘

    Llorente enters centrally but his cross is blocked by Emerson, offside of the former Real Madrid.22:02

  • 46 ‘

    START THE SECOND HALF OF MANCHESTER CITY – ATHLETIC MADRID!22:01

  • Atletico who tried the restarts but without ever becoming really dangerous, with the insertions of Llorente and the plays of Joao Felix neutralized by Citizens.21:49

  • Guardiola’s team has never managed to find the shot in the mirror, six conclusions without ever bothering Oblak, careful only in crosses from outside.21:48

  • Match blocked, Manchester City collides with Atletico’s wall which gives nothing to the opponents.21:47

  • 45 ‘

    THE FIRST HALF OF MANCHESTER CITY – ATLETICO MADRID ENDS! Match stopped at 0-0!21:46

  • 44 ‘

    Athletic always ready to double, Bernardo Silva jumps Vrsaljko but is immediately attacked by Llorente who recovers the ball.21:45

  • 43 ‘

    Stones has the space for the shot and kicks with power, very high ball over the crossbar.21:44

  • 42 ‘

    Advance by Felipe on Bernardo Silva, the former Porto defender, however, does not have the discharge to restart the counterattack.21:43

  • 41 ‘

    Guardiola as always rotates his front, now De Bruyne seems the most advanced with Bernardo Silva.21:42

  • 40 ‘

    De Bruyne falls in the box after a contact with Reinildo, Kovacs says that we can continue.21:41

  • 39 ‘

    De Bruyne from the left also tries, a ball too simple for Oblak.21:40

  • 38 ‘

    Stopped offside Llorente who had entered centrally on the launch of Joao Felix.21:39

  • 37 ‘

    Match blocked, Manchester City not breaking through, Atletico not starting again.21:37

  • 36 ‘

    Cancelo enters the area and crosses low in the center, Oblak blocks the ball without difficulty.21:37

  • 34 ‘

    Joao Felix with a number exceeds De Bruyne, the Belgian forced to foul.21:34

  • 33 ‘

    Manchester City trying to break through from the wings, but not very dangerous balls against Oblak and the rocky defense colchonera.21:33

  • 32 ‘

    Cross by De Bruyne, Aké anticipated by Oblak always excellent at the exit.21:31

  • 31 ‘

    Sterling bets Vrsaljko, the former Inter Milan puts the ball in the corner.21:31

  • 30 ‘

    Simeone asks for calm to his team, Oblak has already missed several postponements looking for his tips quickly.21:30

  • 29 ‘

    Kondogbia tries to sink but is only against four opponents, lost ball by the median.21:29

  • 27 ‘

    No shots on goal in 27 minutes of the game, four but not in goal for Man City.21:29

  • 26 ‘

    The forcing of Manchester City continues, Atletico closing every road to the locals.21:28

  • 24 ‘

    Cancelo risks a lot with a lost ball at the edge of the area, Lodi does not take advantage of it.21:24

  • 23 ‘

    Joao Felix’s counterattack, the Portuguese enters the area but is well stopped by Cancelo.21:24

  • 22 ‘

    Corner for Manchester City: scheme for Gundogan’s conclusion, ball far from Oblak’s goal.21:22

  • 21 ‘

    Cancelo’s cross, Oblak still careful in the high exit.21:21

  • 20 ‘

    75% possession of Manchester City, Atletico who fails to restart.21:20

  • 19 ‘

    Mahrez cross, ball that remains in the area but Oblak is careful to anticipate Gundogan!21:19

  • 18 ‘

    Cross from De Bruyne, Vrsaljko anticipates Sterling at the far post.21:18

  • 17 ‘

    Bernardo Silva tries to insert himself centrally, Savic understands everything and sweeps in out.21:17

  • 15 ‘

    All Atletico in their own trocar, Manchester City struggling to find spaces.21:16

  • 14 ‘

    Sterling descends on the left, ball to Bernando Silva who collides with Koke in the area: for Kovacs it is only a corner.21:14

  • 13 ‘

    Stones header, ball wide to the side.21:13

  • 12 ‘

    De Bruyne collects a short rebound from Reinildo and kicks first intention, ball deflected for a corner.21:12

  • 11 ‘

    Mahrez with a ball inside for De Bruyne, a slightly long ball that the Belgian cannot control.21:11

  • 10 ‘

    In Atletico Koke plays as a director, Kondogbia from the left midfielder.21:10

  • 9 ‘

    A deflected shot by Cancelo almost turns into an assist for Sterling: he pushes Savic away.21:09

  • 8 ‘

    De Bruyne’s punishment, Joao Felix touches the ball just enough to send all opponents out of the loop.21:08

  • 7 ‘

    Harsh intervention by Kondogbia on Cancelo, a recall for the former Valencia.21:07

  • 5 ‘

    Ball possession of Manchester City, Atletico who, as predicted, is waiting to restart.21:06

  • 4 ‘

    Great first intention throw by Joao Felix for Llorente, Aké anticipates him also suffering a foul from the Spaniard.21:04

  • 3 ‘

    Laporte’s throw for Sterling, the winger doesn’t control the defender’s deep throw with his right.21:03

  • 2′

    In Manchester City Aké wide on the left, Cancelo on the right, Stones and Laporte in the middle. Forward, Bernardo Silva from false nueve.21:02

  • 1 ‘

    START MANCHESTER CITY – ATHLETIC MADRID! First ball for the premises.21:00

  • The Romanian referee István Kovács directs the match.20:51

  • Simeone lines up his 3-5-2 with two true fifths, Vrsaljko and Lodi, also given the absence of Carrasco. Llorente goes to the center, with de Paul on the bench, Koke mezzala with Kondogbia in front of the orphan defense of Gimenez. In attack, Griezmann partner of the very hot Joao Felix.20:50

  • Guardiola with the trident Mahrez, Bernardo Silva and Sterling, bench for Foden. In midfield the former Rodri with De Bruyne and Gundogan, in defense Aké preferred to Zinchenko.20:50

  • Available to ATHLETIC MADRID: Lecomte, Christian, Lemar, Correa, Serrano, Cunha, de Paul, Wass, Suárez, Hermoso, Camara.20:48

  • The formation of ATHLETIC MADRID: 3-5-2 for the colchoneros, Oblak – Felipe, Savic, Reinildo – Vrsaljko, Marcos Llorente, Konodgbia, Koke, Renan Lodi – Joao Felix, Griezmann.20:45

  • Available to MANCHESTER CITY: Steffen, Carson, Egan-Riley, Grealish, Zinchenko, Fernandinho, Foden, Gabriel Jesus, Mbete.20:47

  • The formations of the match are official: MANCHESTER CITY with 4-3-3, Ederson – Joao Cancelo, Stones, Laporte, Aké – De Bruyne, Rodri, Gundogan – Mahrez, Sterling, Bernardo Silva.20:44

  • This will be the first ever meeting between Manchester City and Atlético Madrid in a European competition, but the fourth between the respective coaches of the two clubs: Pep Guardiola (2W) and Diego Simeone (1W).19:17

  • Guardiola against Simeone, two philosophies in comparison, two formations that arrive at the challenge in an excellent moment of form: the City has not lost since February, the colchoneros have won the last six between Liga and Champions.19:16

  • The first leg of these Champions League quarter-finals, Manchester City hosts Atletico Madrid at the Etihas Stadium.19:14

  • Where the game is played:

    Stadium: Etihad Stadium
    City: Manchester
    Capacity: 55,000 spectators19:14

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