Champions League 2019 has so far proved to be interesting with a lot of goals. Previous matches have shown that there were no major surprises. The evidence is the teams in the first place in groups. Just like famous clubs like Bayern and many others. But there are still surprises like FC Shakhtar Donetsk who played 1: 1 against Manchester City.
FC Shakhtar Donetsk is one of the surprises Champions League 2019. Yesterday at Etihad Stadium managed to play 1: 1 against Manchester City. Thanks to a draw against strong opponents from England, the football club from Ukraine is closer to the next round. Another reason is the victory Atalanta against Dinamo Zagreb.
Manchester City had more opportunities at the start of the match. They succeeded only in the second half to score one goal. This happened in 56 minutes. The football team from Ukraine equalized in 69 minutes. It was a shock to many players of the English football club. For a while, it seems that the difference might be higher, but the score remained 1: 1.
After yesterday’s match, Manchester City is in the first place. For the second place or the eighth Champions League final will fight Atalanta, Dinamo as well as Shakhtar. Currently most chances have a club from Ukraine, but still, nothing is certain. We will wait to see who will achieve the best soccer 10 pools.
Champions League 2019 Group C matches
The football team from Croatia could fight the next round if they manage to beat Manchester City. But Shakhtar should lose against Atalanta. After the previous match, Shakhtar has a better ratio of Dinamo. If the club from Croatia beat the English giant, they would have eight points.
A draw is not sufficient for Dinamo qualified for the next round. Who wins the third place will be able to continue to compete in the UEFA Europa League. In this situation, currently, most chances have the Shakhtar club.
The match between the Ukrainian and English club was open tipe. This means that both teams had a chance to score more goals. Manchester City lacked more continuity. They didn’t play as well as usual and it is immediately noticed. The football team of Ukraine took advantage of that opportunity. The tenacity they showed in the last three games paid off.