Sixteen teams have played their second match at the UEFA Champions League last night. Newcomer FC Sheriff Tiraspol have surprised Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu. On the other hand, Paris Saint-Germain beat Manchester City, where Lionel Messi scored his first goal for Paris Saint-Germain. At the same time, Liverpool netted five goals against FC Porto at Estadio do Dragao.
Sheriff beat Real Madrid
Real Madrid hosted the newly promoted team FC Sheriff Tiraspol at Santiago Bernabeu. The favorite team in this match was, of course, Real Madrid. But FC Sheriff shocked the entire world as they have beaten the 13 times winner of the UEFA Champions League at their home ground.
In the 25th minute, Sheriff scored the first goal as striker Jasurbek Yakhshiboev netted the ball to the Los Blancos net. He scored from Cristiano’s assist. Conceding the goal, the Ancelotti boys became aggressive and desperate to score. They were creating chances but failed to break the defense. However, French World Cup winner Karim Benzema equalized in the 65th minute with a goal from the penalty spot.
The entire stadium became silent when FC Sheriff Tiraspol midfielder Sebastien Thill scored at the very last moment of the game. He scored in the 89 minutes from Adama Traore’s pass. With this goal, FC Sheriff beat the mighty Real Madrid for the first time in football history. Moreover, the FC Sheriff are the first team to win their first two matches in the Champions League since 2017.
PSG VS Man City
The match between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain last night was the most wanted game. Many newspapers have dubbed the match as the Oil Classico! Both teams have a lot of world-class players in their squad. This is why the game between PSG and Man City was very special for the fans.
Manchester City traveled to the Parc des Princes to face Paris Saint-Germain. Both managers of this two-team set up the formation with 4-3-3. However, the home team took the lead first. Idrissa Gueye scored the first goal in the 8th minute. After that, Manchester City could equalize if Bernardo Silva’s shot did not touch in the goal post. PSG and Manchester City did not score more in the first half.
In the second half, Paris Saint-Germain’s new signing Lionel Messi scored his first-ever goal for PSG. Messi played three games for PSG but could not score. So, all Messi’s fans were waiting to see the goal, and he scored too.
Paris Saint-Germain beat Manchester City 2-0 in the 90th minute after the Guardiola boys failed to score in the Parc des Princes.