Facts Behind Real Madrid’s Defeat

Facts Behind Real Madrid’s Defeat

The result of fourth matchday of Group H Champions League 2017/2018 may be a big surprise for Real Madrid Agensbobet99.net. That’s because they have to give up 1-3 of Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley Stadium on Thursday (2/11/2017) pm dawn.

Moreover, this became the second defeat that Real Madrid swallowed only in the span of four days. Previously, they also dipecundangi Girona 1-2 in the 10th week Spanish League at Estadi Municipal de Montolivi.

Against Tottenham, Zinedine Zidane’s team was already behind after Dele Alli scored in the 27th minute. Did not stop there, Alli scored his second goal in the 56th minute. The suffering of the visitors is increasing after Christian Eriksen also contributed a goal in the 65th minute.

After continuing to get a chance, Los Blancos could break the deadlock through Cristiano Ronaldo in the 80th minute. The score lasted until the match led by referee Cuneyt Cakir was over.

For Tottenham, victory over Real Madrid made them qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League. That’s because the collection of 10 points they can no longer shifted to third place. While Madrid still need one more victory to qualify.

8 Interesting Facts

1. Tottenham became the first opponent to be able to conquer Madrid in the Champions League group phase since October 2012. Previously they are unbeaten in 30 group phase action.

2. This is Madrid’s biggest defeat in the Champions League group phase since November 2008. At that time they were beaten 0-2 from Juventus.

3. Tottenham won an inaugural victory over Real Madrid after three defeats and two draws in five previous meetings.

4. Tottenham have not been able to print a clean sheet in the European game at Wembley. They’ve conceded eight goals from six matches.

5. Alli became the first Englishman to score against Madrid in the Champions League after Steven Gerrard in March 2009

6. Alli has scored four goals from the last four matches. More one goal than his first six appearances of the season.

7. Kieran Trippier has packed 13 assists in all competitions in 2017, six more than any other English Premier League defender.

8. Ronaldo has scored 10 goals against Tottenham, more than any other England team.

AS Roma Wins, Radja Nainggolan Not Satisfied with Team Performance

AS Roma Wins, Radja Nainggolan Not Satisfied with Team Performance

The Indonesian midfielder AS Roma, Radja Nainggolan, expressed dissatisfaction over his team’s performance in a 2-1 win over Qarabag Taruhan Bola.

AS Roma managed to win their second Champions League game of the season on their way to Baku Olympic Stadium on Wednesday (27/09/2017), Qarabag’s headquarters, with a score of 2-1.

Two goals wins the Roman Wolves created by Kostas Manolas in the seventh minute and Edin Dzeko in the 15th minute.

Meanwhile, the home team only able to minimize lag through Pedro Henrique in the 28th minute.

AS Roma midfielder, Radja Nainggolan, after the game commented on the performance of AS Roma. He said the team’s performance was not very good in this match.

However, the Batak blooded player is still grateful that his team can get three points.

“The important thing is to win tonight, we do not show good performance but take home three points so we can be satisfied with that,” Nainggolan told BolaSport.com from Football Italia.

“Maybe we think that this game will be easy so there are many elements we underestimate this match,” he said again.

With this result, AS Roma managed to collect four points in Group C from two games and are second behind Chelsea who have six points after a 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid.