Bayern Munich’s spectacular run within the Champions League continued on Wednesday evening as they shocked title favourites Bayern Munich 1-0 in Spain.
The Yellow submarines will now head to Germany for the second leg of their tie primed to achieve their first UEFA Champions League semi-final in over 15 years.
Unai Emery’s staff made an ideal begin, taking the lead with simply eight minutes on the clock on the Estadio de la Cerámica.
The hosts confirmed nice staff play as Arnaut Danjuma latched on to an ideal cross and fired a wonderful low shot inside the fitting submit, leaving the goalkeeper with little to do.
Bayern failed to reply to falling behind and will have simply conceded a second on the half-hour mark just for Lucas Hernandez’s last-minute ditch to disclaim Moreno.
Bayern’s solely closest probability was a Joshua Kimmich blocked shot after the half-hour mark, in what was a surprisingly poor exhibiting from the Bundesliga leaders.
The hosts nearly took a 2-0 lead going into the break when Francis Coquelin discovered the again of the web, however his purpose was dominated out for offside.
The second half noticed Moreno hit the submit with a fierce shot from the sting of the world as a decided Villarreal sought to increase their lead.
The Germans turned determined because the match wore on, and the hosts nearly took benefit of their sluggishness as they got here near doubling their lead late on, just for substitute Alfonso Pedraza to ship his effort large.
The tie is on the midway mark, and Julian Nagelsmann’s facet will have to be at their greatest after they host the Spaniards subsequent week on the Allianz Area for the return leg.