For a sport that is often littered with scandal and negativity, football has once again shown that it’s the most fascinating and exhilarating on the planet after two unbelievable nights in the UEFA Champions League.
On Tuesday night the second legs of the Quarter-finals kicked off and ended in surprising fashion. For Ajax it was a night to remember while for Manchester United it was one to forget.
On Wednesday night the Champions League quarter-finals continued with some of the biggest teams in the world on display. It was a dramatic night of football that has made us look forward to the second legs next week.
On Tuesday night the Champions League resumed with the first legs of the quarterfinals taking place. There was an all-out English affair with Tottenham Hotspur taking on Manchester City. The other game on the night consisted of Liverpool who simply outplayed Portuguese outfit Porto.
If there were any doubts about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer becoming permanent United manager there shouldn’t be anymore. The Red Devils pulled off the impossible and made history when they beat PSG to make the Champions League quarter-finals.
The UEFA Champions League is in full swing, with the second round of matches having now been played. As you’d expect, this week’s games were full of goals, with a good mix of controversy mixed in for good measure.
In the run-up to the game, most people expected plenty of goals from both Liverpool and Real Madrid, in a game that was seen as a neutral’s dream.
What a season it’s been so far for Jurgen Klopp and his Liverpool side? They signed Mo Salah, who has gone on to become one of the top goal scorers in Europe.
The quarterfinals of the Champions League 2017/18 could be seen as one of the most entertaining group of fixtures in the competition for a long while.
What can you say about Cristiano Ronaldo that hasn’t already been said?