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This Tuesday night, Manchester Metropolis took a small choice on the semi-finals of the Champions League by successful at residence towards Atlético Madrid (1-0). A gathering the place, as anticipated, the Residents dominated rather a lot, held the ball, however needed to watch for the entry within the final twenty minutes to make the distinction with a decisive strike from Foden, properly offset by De Bruyne.
Guardiola factors a tool in 5-5!
The Colchoneros, as the sport progressed, didn’t have far more to supply than an ultra-defensive system. A scarcity of ambition that Pep Guardiola didn’t fail to level out at a press convention. “We felt they have been going to play 5-3-2, then they adjusted and went to 5-5. In prehistory, immediately and in 100 thousand years it is rather troublesome to assault a 5-5, as a result of there aren’t any areas. They’re sturdy, we’re small and lightweight. It’s a query of persistence. I instructed my gamers at half-time that we have been high quality. The sport within the second half was damaged. And I already felt that it’s going to be a recreation much like the one we’re going to play in Madrid within the minutes after the purpose. »
A Pep Guardiola who didn’t need to dwell on a victory “à la Guardiola” however most well-liked to concentrate on the return match which additionally guarantees to be very closed. “We gained a match, there may be nonetheless the second leg and we are going to see. We are going to study from immediately’s recreation and attempt to be a little bit higher,” warned the Spanish coach.
Manchester Metropolis gained by the narrowest of margins towards Atlético Madrid (1-0). In a gathering the place the Colchoneros performed very low. What Pep Guardiola didn’t fail to level out to the press after the match.