Man City put in a great display
Manchester City proved once again why they are favorites for the Champions League. City scored 7 goals against a strong Leipzig side who are 3rd in the bundesliga. It was definitely a convincing win and sent a strong warning to every European team. They reached the quarterfinals and whatever team they face will be a big challenge. Futbol Mundial brings you the main reasons why Manchester City’s big win could finally deliver them the trophy they have been wanting for several seasons.
Haaland scores 5
Manchester City absolutely dominated Leipzig in a match that was totally one sided. Erling Haaland helped himself to five goals to become only the third player to score five in the Champions League. He also became the second player to score five goals in a knockout stage. This was a clash that definitely backs up why they are favorites to winning club football’s most prestigious competition. It was also a solid performance from Kevin De Bruyne who has been underperforming. The Belgian player has been accused well recw. After a poor world cup he has been underperforming since returning from the world cup break this performance was needed from him. Manchester City will wait for their quarterfinal opponent on Friday to see who they face.
Manchester City more experienced in the champions league
City have more experience than they used as this is their sixth straight quarterfinal appearance. Man City is in a good place to not only win their first Champions League but their first treble. They are in the quarterfinals of the champions league, 2nd place in the premier league and in the quarter finals of the FA Cup. Manchester City have a complete squad they will stand a good chance like never before. City’s quarterfinal clashes will be on April 11th and 12th as well as the 18th and the 19th a month from now. They will turn their focus back to domestic football on Saturday against West Ham in FA Cup