Long led by Dortmund, City overturned everything to win

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Long led by Dortmund, City overturned everything to win

Sterile domination, possession of the ball without idea in the small spaces against the block of Borussia Dortmund, Manchester City was not far from losing at the Etihad Stadium where the Mancunian club had not lost since the … April 16 and a defeat against Liverpool in the FA Cup semi-final.

Led by the Germans from the 56th minute and a goal from Jude Bellingham, Pep Guardiola’s men were unable for more than an hour to find the key in the last thirty meters of the Germans, perfectly organized and in place around the central axis Süle-Hummels which extinguished Erling Haaland, like the tackle of the second in front of the Norwegian striker (72nd). But, in three minutes, the Citizens overturned everything, taking advantage of a slight relaxation from the opponent. By John Stones, first, author of a heavy strike at the entrance to the surface (80th), then thanks to the inevitable Erling Haaland of an exceptional acrobatic recovery with the left foot (83rd) which offers City, already, an option for qualification in the round of 16.

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