Not a reunion with Pep: The FC Bayern meets in the semi-finals of the Champions League to the English Premier League club Manchester City and his former coach Guardiola, but on the courageous outsider Olympique Lyon. Manchester City have lost the last of the quarter-finals of the final tournament in Lisbon on Saturday night with a surprise 1:3 (0:1) against the French club, before the Bayern should be warned. In the first knockout round, Lyon, Juventus and Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was thrown out of the competition.Champions League live Ticker for this
Maxwel Cornet (24.) and substitute Moussa Dembélé with two goals (79. and 87.) the French brought on course in the direction of the semi-final next Wednesday against Bayern, which were humiliated on Friday, the FC Barcelona with 8:2. City midfielder Ilkay Gündogan increased in the second half, massive pressure, the interim compensation of former Bundesliga players Kevin De Bruyne (69.) but it was too little.
Guardiola's team started in a different order, as usual, with a lot of ball possession, dangerous in the initial phase was still Lyon. The Mavericks played bolder, more direct, faster. The in a corner been the poorer defensive players Marçal tested City goalkeeper Ederson with a distance shot (9.). The opening goal was a long, high Pass from his own half, went ahead. Karl Toko Ekambi claimed the Ball against City defender Eric Garcia, Cornet came to the shot and lock from thinking with the left.
Lyon with confidence after the victory against Juve
The victory in the second round against Turin have given his Team a tremendous amount of self-confidence, had Lyon, said coach Rudi Garcia in the run-up: "of Course it also arouses in us the Hunger to achieve more." And City got to feel the.Updated Date: 15 August 2020, 17:19