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football2 months ago
Champions League Roundup | Juventus and Monaco enter semis
Juventus entered the semifinals of the Champions League on the basis of their 3-0 win over Barcelona in the first leg as the second ended in a 0-0 stalemate. In another quarterfinal, Monaco beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1 (6-3 aggregate) to progress to the last-four stage for the first time since 2004.
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football2 months ago
Champions League Roundup | Real Madrid ride on Ronaldo's hat-trick; Leicester City's campaign ends
Leicester City's Champions League campaign came to a disappointing end despite putting up a spirited 1-1 home draw against Atletico Madrid. Meanwhile, riding on a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick, Real Madrid beat Bayern Munich in a controversial quarterfinal to make the semis for the 7th time in a row.
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football2 months ago
Champions League | Ronaldo secures away win for Real at Bayern; Atletco, Monaco win
A Cristiano Ronaldo brace ensured Real Madrid will return for the second leg quarter-final tie to the Santiago Bernabeu with a lead after beating Bayern Munich 2-1 at the Allianz Arena yesterday. Antoine Griezmann's penalty was enough for Atletico Madrid to overcome English Champions Leicester City.
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football2 months ago
Champions League Roundup | Juventus thrash Barcelona; Dortmund match postponed after explosions
A Paulo Dybala first half brace, followed by a Giorgio Chiellini second half header, placed Juventus in a comfortable position ahead of the return leg against Barcelona next week. Dortmund's game against Monaco was postponed following explosions targeted at the former's team bus yesterday.
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football3 months ago
Champions League Round-up | Wasteful Manchester City crash out of Europe
Monaco produced a late goal to eliminate Manchester City from the Champions League, yesterday, on the away-goals rule after the tie finished 6-6. The French side will be joined in the last eight by Atletico Madrid who played out a goalless draw against Bayer Leverkusen after winning the first leg.
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