Who won matchday 1 of the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League?



Who won matchday 1 of the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League?

Manchester City and Liverpool both prevailed, while Ajax’s Sébastien Haller struck four goals on his competition debut. The excitement continued throughout Matchday 1 of the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League with standout performances galore.

How did Liverpool take the lead against Manchester City?

Liverpool came out of the blocks fast and deservedly took the lead in the 21st minute when Trent Alexander-Arnold clipped Mohamed Salah’s pull back past Ederson from the edge of the box. Pep Guardiola’s team levelled in the 70th minute when Julian Alvarez poked home after Phil Foden stole the ball from the hands of Reds keeper Adrian.

Who will Man City face in the Champions League 2021-22 final?

It’ll be an all-English-versus-Spanish final four, with Man City set to face 13-time UEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid, and Liverpool to take on Villarreal, the unexpected, long-shot semifinalists of 2021-22. Atletico Madrid 0-0 (0-1 agg.) Manchester City – highlights