Moscow “Spartak” on Tuesday, November 21, will hold the next key match in the Champions League – in the Russian capital came the Slovenian “Maribor”, who had already selected from the red-and-white glasses. “Gazeta.ru” talks about a meeting in which the Premier League champions can secure a European cup spring.
On Tuesday, November 21, Moscow “Spartak” in the fifth round of the group stage of the Champions League in his field will play against the Slovenian “Maribor”.
The meeting, which will take place at the Opening Arena, will be the next “mini-finals” for the red and white in terms of the struggle for the continuation of the European Cup history of this season. In case of victory, the wards of Massimo Carrera guarantee at least participation in the playoffs of the Europa League, and as a maximum significantly increase their chances of reaching the 1/8 finals of the main tournament of the Old World.
Matches in the four groups of the Champions League will be held on Tuesday as part of the fifth round. Turkish “Besiktas”, Portuguese “Porto”, Spanish “Real” and Ukrainian “Shakhtar” can guarantee ahead of themselves an exit in the 1/8 finals.
Soccer Football – La Liga Santander – Real Madrid vs Las Palmas – Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain – November 5, 2017 Real Madrids Marco Asensio celebrates scoring their second goal with Marcelo REUTERS/Sergio Perez – RC1FF5962E10
In group F English “Manchester City” won four wins and already went to the playoffs, the second ticket disputed “Shakhtar” and the leader of the championship of Italy “Napoli”, which on Tuesday meet each other in Naples. Neapolitans lag behind competitors by six points, and a draw or defeat with a score of 2: 3, 3: 4 , etc., guarantees Shakhtar the second place in the 1/8 finals.
Spanish clubs “Real” and “Atletico” will play on Tuesday in the first semifinal match of the Champions League. Madrid derby in the main European Cup tournament will be held for the fifth time in three years, and “Real” in these matches has not lost to fellow countrymen even once.
The draw brought two Spanish teams in one of the semifinals, so either Real Madrid or Atletico will play in the Champions League final for the second consecutive year. Last season, “Atletico” was, as never before, close to the title of the strongest club in Europe, but lost to “Real” in the penalty shootout. Two years earlier, Real Madrid beat Diego Simeone in the Champions League final in extra time, and Sergio Ramos equalized the score on the third added to the second half of the minute.
Ramos scored in last year’s final in Milan, Italy, so that the defense leader and captain of “Real” remains an evil genius, “Atletico”. Team Zinedine Zidane is the favorite of the upcoming series, given the successful game in recent years in the Champions League matches with “Atletico”. In addition, in the quarterfinals with the “Bavaria” “Real” withstood the pressure from the champions of Germany and one of the favorites of the tournament, having twice defeated the famous rival – 2:1, 4:2.
Will the “Indians” allow the continuation of the banquet of the English sensation?
Correspondents “SE” – about the state of the teams before the return match of the quarterfinals of the Champions League.
“LESTER”: CONTINUATION OF THE BANQUET.
On Saturday, the still active champions of England were staying at the Crystal Palace. In the sixth minute, “Leicester” got the right to strike out from the master penalty – it seems to be an unremarkable episode. But then the ball was picked up by Fuchs, wiped it properly and waved it to the area of the goal area exactly to the head of the giant Hutu – 1: 0. The rare case when an assist with a hand is legal.
The head coach of Real Madrid Zinedine Zidane will not be able to count on midfielder Gareth Bale in the second leg of the Champions League quarterfinals with the Munich Bayern Munich, AS reports.
The Welsh footballer did not participate in the last training of the “Royal Club” and will not be able to enter the field.
Bale was diagnosed with edema in the gastrocnemius area. Previously, this place the player was operated on.
The game between the Spanish and German grandees will be held on April 18. In the first match on the road, Zidane’s wards celebrated the victory with a score of 2:1.
The Italian “Napoli” hopes for the home walls, the power of his attack, Pepe Reina at the gate and good luck in the return meeting with Madrid “Real”, and “Arsenal” approaches the return confrontation with the “Bavaria” in a sad mood.
“Napoli” (Italy) – “Real Madrid” (Spain) (the first match – 1: 3).
Despite the cheerful start with the crazy goal of Lorenzo Insignet, the first match at the “Santiago Bernabéu” was formed for the Italian “Napoli” unsuccessfully. Madrid “Real”, having received a “blow to the jaw”, did not show his mind and responded to the daring Neapolitans with three of his own balls, creating a significant reserve before the return meeting.
Continued talk of a probable change of coach in the Kiev “Dynamo”. In place of Sergei Rebrov tipped head of the national team of Belarus Alexander Khatskevich, but Leonid Kuchuk and Oleg Kononov denied rumors of negotiations with the Ukrainian club.
“Besiktas” guaranteed to be released in the playoffs in case of victory in Kiev and a draw will be enough to the Turks if “Benfica” will win in a parallel match.
Head coach of “PSG” Unai Emery will be without some of the players in the final match of the group stage of the Champions League.
On Tuesday, December 6, the Parisians at home will be “Ludogorets”.
As the press-service of “PSG”, Unai Emery will have to do without the injured Javier Pastore and Adrien Rabio. As for Marco Verratti, the Italian misses the game through suspension.
The game “PSG” – “Ludogorets” will begin at 22:45 MSK. Parisians are guaranteed a place in the playoffs the Champions League, but it is not clear they will go with the first or the second place.
The players of Madrid “Atletico” beat the Dutch PSV Eindhoven in a match of the fifth round of Champions League group stage.
Football Soccer – Atletico Madrid v PSV Eindhoven – UEFA Champions League group stage – Group D – Vicente Calderon stadium, Madrid, Spain – 23/11/16 Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann scores their second goal. REUTERS/Juan Medina – RTST14G
Footballers of London “Arsenal” in his field tied with “Paris St Germain” in a match of the fifth round of Champions League group stage.
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