Liverpool Dump Man City At The Etihad, Barcelona Fail To Advance Due To Away Goal rules.

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Manchester City 1-2 Liverpool

After a heavy 3 nil defeat at Anfield, Liverpool came from a goal deficit to beat Manchester City at the Etihad.

2′ Early in the opening minutes of the game, Manchester City were in front courtesy Gabriel Jesus. 1:1.  Raheem Sterling releases Gabriel Jesus with a beautiful through pall, the Brazilian forward showed great composure as he buried the ball in the bottom right corner. 1:0

3′ The away team restored parity with a goal from Mohamed Salah. The Egyptian who can’t stop scoring was quick to react to a rebounded shot inside the box.

77′ Poor defending from City handed Roberto Firmino a goal from close range. 1:2. Firmino who is always lurking, showed great composure to put the ball pass


AS Roma 3 – 0 Barcelona

AS Roma showed great composure and determination, as they came from a 1:4 1st leg deficit at the Camp Nou to beat barcelona 3 nil at the Stadio Olimpico. The football world were in great shock as Barcelona failed to advance to the next round of the competition.

6′ Edin Dzeko opening opened the scoring. The former Chelsea man received a sublime cross inside the box which he controlled and fired into the back of the net.

58′ The home team doubled their advantage with a goal from Daniele De Rossi. De Rossi’s strike beat an outstretched Marc-Andre ter Stegen. 2:0.

82′ Konstantinos Manolas stole the show for As Roma with a fine header into the bottom left corner. 3:0

The game ends with Aggregate: 4-4 and As Roma qualify for the next due to the away goal rules.

 

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