At the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night, Kevin De Bruyne scored and assisted in Manchester City’s 4-3 win against Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final.
Gabriel Jesus, Phil Foden, and Bernardo Silva all scored for Manchester City against Real Madrid, who were unable to get back into the game.
Two goals from Karim Benzema and Vinicius Junior helped Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid fight back to a 2-1 and 3-2 halftime lead, although City ran riot in the first half and deservedly so.
City will try to make it back to the European Cup final for the second year in a row on Tuesday at the Bernabeu, while Real will try to keep alive its record-breaking 14th championship ambitions.
Manchester City defeated Carlo Ancelotti’s side becoming the latest club to do battle with Real Madrid this season. The Blancos had already played four games in a row with at least four goals combined.
There had been an unprecedented amount of mayhem for Manchester City in a European quarterfinal campaign when they had seldom been threatened defensively.