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R. Mahrez
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The big games keep coming for City as they face Liverpool for the second time in a week in the semi-finals of the FA Cup on Saturday. Atletico are next in action against Espanyol on home soil in LaLiga on Sunday.
Manchester City hold firm at the back amid a late onslaught from Atletico Madrid to book their place in the Champions League semi-finals, playing out a 0-0 draw in their second leg clash tonight. It took time for Los Rojiblancos to up the ante, but they came close as Rodrigo de Paul and Angel Correa both missed good opportunities to force extra-time. The game boiled over towards the end of the contest as Felipe was dismissed, while Stefan Savic was extremely fortunate to remain on the field. City held their composure amid the chaos and will now face Real Madrid in the last four of the competition.
90' + 13' FULL-TIME: ATLETICO MADRID 0-0 MANCHESTER CITY (AGG 0-1)
90' + 12' SAVE! Correa latches on to a loose ball in the City box and turns away from Ake. He hammers low and hard at goal, but his effort is saved by Ederson and bundled away by the City backline before Suarez can react.
90' + 10' Simeone goes into the book for coming on to the pitch, although in his defence he was trying to calm down Savic.
90' + 9' Carrasco hammers a strike towards goal from the left flank, but Ederson punches the ball away from goal.
João Cancelo
Yellow Card
90' + 7' Cancelo brings down Carrasco on the edge of the City box on the left flank, handing the home side a free-kick in a dangerous position.
P. Foden
Yellow Card
90' + 6' Foden fouls De Paul on the charge and goes into the book. Seemingly every player is getting carded at the moment.
90' + 6' SAVE! Gundogan fails to convert again. Sterling threads the German through on goal with only Oblak to beat. He stretches to fire at goal on his left foot, but Oblak makes the save before Reinildo clears the danger.
R. Mahrez
Yellow Card
90' + 4' Mahrez is booked for time-wasting at a free-kick.
90' + 3' After the melee, there is nine minutes of added time.
90' + 1' OFF! Felipe perhaps was lucky to remain on the field in the first half, but now is sent off. He catches Foden on his follow-through and has to go. Felipe does not walk off quietly and vents his frustration to the referee. Eventually, the defender is ushered away by his team-mates.
N. Aké
Yellow Card
90' + 1' Ake squared up to Savic and is booked by the referee.
S. Savić
Yellow Card
90' + 1' Savic goes into the book for his part in the melee. The defender may have been lucky to remain on the field.
90' MELEE! Foden is brought down by Felipe on the left flank and stays down. Savic races over and tries to pick up the midfielder, which causes a huge confrontation between the two sets of players. It's chaos on the field and the referee has to bring it under control.
89' SCRAMBLE! Carrasco raids down the left flank and steers a cross into the middle. Correa and Suarez are in the six-yard box, but the delivery travels behind the duo.
87' Ederson has a nervy moment as he comes for Carrasco's corner and fails to gather, but Cunha cannot stretch to steer a strike towards goal at the near post as the ball trickles wide.
86' WHAT A BLOCK! Stones makes a vital block for the visitors as he denies Cunha from six yards. Correa's header tees up Cunha to fire at goal, but the England man acts to stop his goalbound effort.
Rodri
Yellow Card
85' Rodri took out Cunha in the build-up to the Suarez chance and is retrospectively booked by the referee.
84' Suarez is played into space on the edge of the City box and tries to turn past Stones, but he loses out to the defender before he can shoot.
Matheus Cunha
João Félix
82' Simeone makes the surprising choice to withdraw Joao Felix. Cunha replaces the Portuguese. A bold move considering Joao Felix's recent form.
L. Suárez
T. Lemar
82' Lemar is withdrawn as Suarez enters the fold in the final third. Simeone is going for it with eight minutes left.
Marcos Llorente
Yellow Card
80' Llorente brings down Fernandinho and goes into the book. He will miss the first leg of the semi-final if Atletico advance.
80' WIDE! Correa and De Paul combine in the inside-right channel, but the former snatches at his strike and fires wide of the target.
Fernandinho
Bernardo Silva
79' Silva has been quiet tonight and is now withdrawn as Fernandinho arrives to shore up the City midfield.
77' Atletico were up in arms after Correa went down under Rodri's challenge in the box. The referee was unmoved, but there was contact from the midfielder on Correa.
77' WIDE! De Paul connects with a cross from Reinildo from the left flank, but he fires his effort wide of the right post.
74' Reinildo makes a break into the inside-left channel, but City just manage to get enough men back to block his cross before he can connect with a team-mate.
N. Aké
K. Walker
73' Ake enters the action for City to replace Walker. Cancelo will swap to the right flank and Ake will operate at left-back.
72' Walker is still struggling for the visitors and will have to make way.
70' CHANCE! De Paul has to hit the target. Joao Felix and Correa combine in the final third to open up space for Llorente. He works a reverse to De Paul to strike inside the City box, but he can only curl his right-footed strike wide of the right post.
Á. Correa
Renan Lodi
70' Correa is on for the home side in the final third to support Joao Felix. Lodi makes way after a decent outing.
R. De Paul
Koke
69' Koke makes way for the home side and is replaced by De Paul.
Y. Carrasco
A. Griezmann
69' Griezmann is withdrawn by Simeone and is replaced by Carrasco in the final third.
67' Walker goes down following a 50/50 with Lodi down the right flank. Both players were full-blooded in their approach, but the City man has come off worse and requires treatment.
R. Sterling
K. De Bruyne
65' Sterling replaces De Bruyne, who had been stifled by the Atletico press in the second half.
65' Griezmann tries to arc a pass from right to left for the run of Lodi, but Walker chests it back to Ederson to quell the danger.
63' Cancelo does well under pressure to fend off Llorente after Griezmann tries to release the midfielder down the right flank.
61' The home side win the ball back in the City half amid pressure on Mahrez from Lodi. The intensity has been raised by Simeone's men.
59' Atletico are pressing higher up the pitch and are forcing mistakes in possession from the City players. Where was this Atletico in the first half?
57' CLOSE! Griezmann latches on to an offload from Joao Felix on the edge of the box, but he smashes his left-footed volley wide of the left post. Atletico are coming alive in the game.
55' OVER! Joao Felix latches on to Llorente's deep cross to the back post, but he has to stretch and nods his effort well over the bar.
54' Llorente nods the ball forward for the run of Griezmann, but the Frenchman moves too soon and is caught offside.
53' Lodi clips a dangerous cross into the middle that Joao Felix just cannot reach on the stretch. He was offside anyway, but Atletico are at least asking questions of the visitors.
50' There has already been a better intent from the home side in the early stages of the second half. Simeone has pushed Llorente and Griezmann further forward and now needs more from his attackers.
48' Joao Felix takes possession in the City box, but as he shapes to shoot, the Portuguese loses out to Rodri.
47' BLOCK! Koke sends Griezmann behind the City defence and he lines up a strike from the inside-right channel, but Laporte diverts his effort wide of the target.
46' We're back under way at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Pep Guardiola will be satisfied with the performance of his team at the break. They've not been overly threatening, but they have controlled the contest and have not given Atletico a sniff in the final third. Another half like that will see the visitors through to the last four of the Champions League.
It is goalless in the second leg Champions League quarter-final clash between Atletico Madrid and Manchester City at the break. It was a half of few chances, but City came extremely close to doubling their advantage in the tie when Ilkay Gundogan struck the post. Other than that it has been very quiet in the final third as the home side have yet to commit men forward in their bid to level the aggregate score.
45' + 3' HALF-TIME: ATLETICO MADRID 0-0 MANCHESTER CITY (0-1 AGG)
45' + 1' Stones fouls Joao Felix on the charge and avoids a booking much to the fury of the Atletico line-up that surrounds the referee.
45' There will be three minutes of added time.
44' Oblak does well under pressure at the back as he comes off his line to punch Mahrez's corner from the right flank away from the six-yard area.
41' BLOCK! Mahrez surges down the right flank and breaks into the box. He cuts inside to shoot on his left foot, but Reinildo blocks his strike before Kondogbia clears the danger.
38' OVER! Gundogan plays Cancelo into space down the left flank and he cuts inside to shoot on his right foot, only to lift his effort over the bar.
35' SAVE! Kondogbia lines up a blast from 25 yards that deflects off De Bruyne and travels comfortably into the hands of Ederson.
33' City are upping the ante in the final third, attempting to get behind the Atletico backline down the flanks. Foden and Mahrez are growing into the game.
31' Foden takes possession in the inside-left channel and sends a dangerous low cross to the back post that Lodi has to clear behind ahead of Mahrez.
30' OFF THE POST! Gundogan is denied by the post. City come within inches of an opener this evening as Foden offloads to Gundogan in the box from Walker's cutback. The midfielder lines up a low strike, but sees his effort hit the post before Atletico manage to scramble away the danger.
28' Lemar tries to send Joao Felix down the inside-left channel, but he overhits his throughball out of play for a goal-kick.
27' BLOCK! De Bruyne latches on to a deflected strike from Foden and goes for a blast himself from the edge of the box, only to see his effort diverted behind by Reinildo.
26' There has been a lack of urgency from Atletico in the final third considering their position in the tie. They've been very casual in their bid to get forward.
Felipe
Yellow Card
24' Felipe finally gets a booking as he clatters into De Bruyne from behind. The referee points out that it was his second challenge.
23' Walker tries to angle a diagonal ball forward for Foden into the inside-left channel, but it sails behind off the shoulder of the midfielder as he tries to chest it down.
20' De Bruyne has space on the break and feeds Silva in the inside-left channel, but the Portuguese loses out to a good challenge from Savic.
19' Griezmann tries to release Joao Felix over the top with a long ball forward, but Ederson is sharp off his line to head into touch.
18' City are knocking the ball around the pitch with ease in the Atletico half. The home side seem content to sit in their shape.
15' Foden requires treatment on his head and has a bandage wrapped around it. Guardiola and City are not happy that Felipe went unpunished.
13' Felipe launches himself into an aerial challenge with Foden and leaves the midfielder on the deck. The Atletico defender avoids a booking, but the City man remains down.
12' The home side press Stones in possession and force the defender backwards. He offloads to Walker, who sees offload travel into touch.
10' OVER! Stones rises to attack a corner from the left flank from Gundogan, but he plants his header narrowly over the bar.
8' WIDE! Gundogan lines up a strike from 25 yards that deflects off Kondogbia and travels wide of the right post. The referee fails to spot the clear deflection and awards a goal-kick.
6' Mahrez finds space on the counter and tries to release Cancelo down the inside-left channel, but Llorente makes a vital challenge.
5' Joao Felix surges down the right flank and sends a low ball into the box for Lemar, but the Frenchman misses his kick and it deflects off Walker into the path of Ederson.
3' Koke angles a cross into the City box from the right flank, but Walker rises to nod the ball back to Ederson.
1' We're under way at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Guardiola has faced Atletico Madrid away from home on six previous occasions as a manager (W3 L3), with the most recent of those being a 0-1 defeat in the Champions League while in charge of Bayern Munich in 2015-16. This will be Guardiola’s first away game at the Wanda Metropolitano.
City have made two changes to their side thar drew against Liverpool in their last outing. Gundogan and Mahrez come into the side for Sterling and Gabriel Jesus, with the latter missing out through suspension.
Atletico have made three changes to their side from their defeat to Mallorca. Joao Felix slots straight back into the line-up in the final third in place of Suarez. Lodi gets the nod at left wing-back ahead of Carrasco, while Lemar starts in the middle of the park for De Paul.
MANCHESTER CITY SUBS: Ruben Dias, Nathan Ake, Raheem Sterling, Jack Grealish, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Zach Steffen, Fernandinho, Scott Carson, Liam Delap, Samuel Edozie, James McAtee, Romeo Lavia.
MANCHESTER CITY (4-3-3): Ederson; Kyle Walker, John Stones, Aymeric Laporte, Joao Cancelo; Kevin De Bruyne, Rodri, Ilkay Gundogan; Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden, Bernardo Silva.
ATLETICO SUBS: Benjamin Lecomte, Rodrigo de Paul, Luis Suarez, Angel Correa, Daniel Wass, Matheus Cunha, Yannick Carrasco, Mario Hermoso, Sime Vrsaljko, Javier Serrano.
ATLETICO (3-5-2): Jan Oblak; Stefan Savic, Felipe, Reinildo; Marcos Llorente, Koke, Geoffrey Kondogbia, Thomas Lemar, Renan Lodi; Joao Felix, Antoine Griezmann.
City came through their biggest week of the season to date intact thanks to De Bruyne. His strike was vital in giving City a platform tonight to force Atletico to come out of their shell, which should open space for the visitors in the final third. Pep Guardiola's men played out a thrilling 2-2 draw against Liverpool on Sunday, which left them narrowly ahead in the Premier League title race. The club now have to turn their attention to their game management in the Champions League which has been suspect under Guardiola. The Spaniard and his team will be tested tonight.
Atletico battled hard in the first leg, but were eventually undone by Kevin De Bruyne to give City a narrow advantage heading into the contest tonight. Diego Simeone's men are going to have play expansive football in their bid to get back into the tie, although it will leave them vulnerable at the other end of the pitch. Los Rojiblancos were poor last time out against Mallorca, succumbing to a 1-0 defeat on the road. They need a marked improvement tonight to have any hope of qualifying for the semi-finals of the Champions League.
Good evening and welcome to the live commentary of the Champions League quarter-final second leg clash between Atletico Madrid and Manchester City at the Wanda Metropolitano.