UEFA Europa League: Video Summary

The suspense remained at its peak before the return of the quarter-finals in an atmosphere of frenzy. Last week, Leipzig netted a 1-1 draw. What does an open match announce in return? Worn again by Christopher Nkunko, the Germans won 2-0 in a very open match.

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Italian fans at its height

Joyce’s stadium was full. And for good reason, Atalanta could join the European Cup semi-finals The second time in their history after 1988. If the result of the first leg suggested qualification, the Italians seemed paralyzed. So many innocent and indolent, Bergamo players failed to detonate the spectators.

Even if the Italian team is struggling at home in the league, the results in the European Cup are clearly more positive. employment I played five gamesAtalanta only lost one Once. That was against Villarreal, who had recently reached the Champions League semi-finals. for the rest, Draw with favorite Manchester United candidate in pool F. And Three victories1st against Young Boys Bern 1-0Then in the previous two rounds of the European League: (Olympiacos 2-1, Leverkusen 3-2).

But for this quarter-final comeback, fans saw their comrades bow before Leipzig.

We will surely be in good shape

The France international never stops scoring and is decisive. For his 29th and 30th goals this season, is at the conclusion of a backlash. Served by Laimer, the author of the 50-meter sprint with the ball at his feet, the striker takes the position and The goalkeeper deceives the opponent with the help of the post. 1-0 after 18 minutes thanks to Nkunku’s highly energetic, punchy kick and surgical precision. And 2-0 at the end of the match thanks to a penalty kick that was converted again with the help of Maso Muso. A double for the young French player who sends his team to the next round.

Even if Atalanta was very lenient in German attacks, the Italians still created many chances. In a very open match, Jeremy Boga’s squad couldn’t find fault.

Punishment story?

Referee Mr. Oliver Whistling a penalty against Atalanta. With dire consequences for the Italians, if Andre Silva stumbled upon Musso, but David Zappacosta deceived his goalkeeper by wanting to clear the ball. The risky and unfortunate equalizer that saw Leipzig return to the match.

Tonight, A. Lahouz Did not decide to whistle Penaltythis time in favor of Atalanta after After I personally checked the images in VAR.

resolution Controversialthat was Shouted by the public. Then the match begins to get tough and the referee draws four cards in five minutes (3 for Atalanta and one for Leipzig). Leipzig was awarded a penalty at the end of the match after a foul by the Italian goalkeeper on Nkunko.

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