Match of the Week: Real Madrid - Man City
Updated: May 17
Real Madrid and Manchester City go head to head in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final with the Merengues looking to make a start and find themselves in another season in the final of the competition, while on the other hand Manchester City aim to leave with a positive. result from Madrid and to complete her work in England.
Real Madrid wants to take the first step towards qualifying for the final. The Merenches, after winning the Copa del Rey, want to win to get closer to the final. In competitive matters, Militao is out due to suspension. Modric will start in the starting lineup.
With the aim of leaving with a positive result, Manchester City will line up in today's match. Pep Guardiola's team is in excellent form and wants to reach the Champions League. There are no problems in the team's competitive issues and City should line up as its coach wishes.
In their last five matches, Real Madrid has three wins and two losses
In their last five matches Manchester City have only wins in all competitions
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Manchester City's last five games
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in three of Real Madrid's last five matches
In their last five matches in the Champions League, Real Madrid counts only victories
Real Madrid: 4-3-3: Courtois, Carvajal, Rudiger, Alaba, Kamavinga, Valverde, Kroos, Modric, Rodrigo, Benzema, Benicius.
Manchester City: 3-4-1-2: Ederson Moraes, Walker, Diaz, Akanji, Rodry, Stones, Silva, De Bruyne, Gudogan, Grealish, Haaland.