Milan snatches a fatal victory from Atletico Madrid and revives its hopes of qualifying
UEFA Champions League.. Milan snatches a fatal victory from Atletico Madrid and revives its hopes of qualifying
The Italian Milan achieved a fatal victory over its host Atletico Madrid, with a clean goal, in the meeting that brought the two teams together, on Wednesday evening, at the “Wanda Metropolitano” stadium.
In the fifth round of Group B, in the European Champions League for the current season 2021-2022.
Junior Messias scored Milan’s killer goal in the 87th minute of the match, with a powerful header, taking advantage of Ivorian midfielder Frank Kessie’s cross.
With this victory, Milan revived its hopes of qualifying for the round of 16 of the Champions League, its first during the group stage.
To raise its score to the fourth point in third place, equal to Atletico Madrid, who is in the fourth and last place with the same balance.
In the same group, Liverpool, led by Egyptian star Mohamed Salah, beat its Portuguese guest, Porto, by a clean double.
The Reds consolidated their lead in the second group with 15 points, after winning all their matches in the group stage.
The struggle became strong to reserve the second ticket qualifying for the Champions League final price round between Porto, Milan and Atlético Madrid before the sixth and final round matches next December.
Milan hosts Liverpool in the last round of the group stage, while Atletico Madrid will host Porto.