Manchester City have Real Madrid to get past but they have ve a 2-1 lead going into this second leg, and Real Madrid will have to score at least twice in this game to have any chance of qualification. Manchester CIty finished second in the table after Pep Guardiola’s team lost nine league games. They did retain the EFL Cup but lost in the semi-finals of the FA Cup.

REAL MADRID TEAM NEWS

Team to play Man City: Courtois, Carvajal, Varane, Eder Militao, Mendy, Casemiro, Kroos, Modric, Hazard, Benzema, Rodrygo

Subs: Areola, Altube, Nacho, Marcelo, Valverde, Lucas Vazquez, Jovic, Asensio, Brahim, Isco, Vinicius Jr, Hernandez


MAN CITY TEAM NEWS

Team to play Real Madrid: Ederson, Walker, Fernandinho, Laporte, Cancelo, Rodrigo, Gundogan, De Bruyne, Foden, Sterling, Jesus

Subs: Bravo, Stones, Zinchenko, Bernardo, Mahrez, Otamendi, Garcia, Doyle, Harwood-Bellis, Palmer, Bernabe

1 min

We’re under way at the Etihad! 

GOAL! MAN CITY 1-0 REAL MADRID (Sterling, 9)

13 min

First Foden left shot is – blocked – before Ilkay Gundogan also sees a shot from a central position blocked by Eder Miliato.

20 min

Sterling turns and curls one for the top right corner, but it lands on the top of the goal.

22 min

Hazard gets the ball out of his feet and has a decent shooting chance from just inside the box, but Ederson punches away!

GOAL! MAN CITY 1-1 REAL MADRID (Benzema, 28)

33 min

Sterling flies the ball high and wide over Courtois’ goal.

37 min

Cancelo cuts onto his right and shoots central towards Courtois, who punched it into a dangerous area!  Luckily, Eder Militao clears.

45 min

That’s half-time!

46 min

Back under way in the second half.

55 min

Benzema cuts onto his right far too easily, but lashes over the bar from the edge of the box. 

62 min

Rodrygo is replaced by Asensio for the last half an hour.

GOAL! MAN CITY 2-1 REAL MADRID (Jesus, 69)

75 min

Kroos takes a corner from the right, but it’s cleared eventually by Walker. 

84 min

Silva with a free-kick right on the edge of Madrid’s box…

90 min

Four minutes of added-on time.

90 + 4 min

City are through to the quarter-finals of the Champions League

As it stands, Lyon will be going through on away goals…

MAN CITY WILL PLAY LYON IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE QUARTER-FINALS 

And the one-legged tie will take place next Saturday

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