As per an article by Sportskeeda, UEFA Champions League witnessed one of the most thrilling games of this season, as Tottenham advanced to the semi-finals by defeating
Tottenham was successful in acquiring 1 goal lead in the first leg, with the only goal scored by Son Heung-min. Though City was triumphant in the second leg by beating Tottenham 4-3, Tottenham went through due to their three away goals.
Raheem Sterling opened the account of
Son doubled his tally in the 10th minute as he scored a wonderful curler past Ederson. Bernardo Silva came to the rescue for City as he deflected one past Lloris.
Raheem Sterling has been in a sensational form this season, and he proved it yet again by scoring his second goal as Kevin De Bruyne assisted him with a superb pass.
All the four scored were scored in a span of 21 minutes from the start of the game.
It was all going good for City till Fernando Llorente’s goal was given by VAR. Spurs were successful in scoring one more away goal due to Llorente’s controversial goal.
Son Hueng-min ensured that Tottenham advance to the Semi-finals, and don’t suffer due to Harry Kane’s absence.
Here are some of the best tweets from
21 minutes is a record for the fastest 5 goals in a game in Champions League history. Previous record was 24 minutes: Dortmund v Legia Warsaw.— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) April 17, 2019
This game has been brought to you by the Away Goals Rule.— Raphael Honigstein (@honigstein) April 17, 2019
Anyone else concerned for their health right now?! #mancity— Natalie Pav (@MrsNataliePav) April 17, 2019
Football you are amazing, cruel, heart breaking, incredible, unbelievable, totally mental. VAR, you have heightened all football fans’ emotions by 1,0002827390. What a game at the Etihad!! Congratulations Tottenham 👏🏽👏🏽 #MCITOT— Jules Breach (@julesbreach) April 17, 2019
👏 Pochettino at Spurs...— GentleLion (@iamtemidara) April 17, 2019
- 3 top 4 places in a row
- Spent no money in the last year
- Had to deal with moving stadiums
And now he's got them into a Champions League semi-final!
Build that man a statue.
One of those days that you feel genuinely sorry for people who don’t like football. That was sensational #MCITOT— Richard Osman (@richardosman) April 17, 2019