As per an article by Sportskeeda, UEFA Champions League witnessed one of the most thrilling games of this season, as Tottenham advanced to the semi-finals by defeating Manchester City 4-4 on aggregate.
Tottenham was successful in acquiring 1 goal lead in the first leg, with the only goal scored by Son Heung-min. Though City was triumphant in the second leg by beating Tottenham 4-3, Tottenham went through due to their three away goals.
Raheem Sterling opened the account of Manchester City in the second leg, but the lead didn’t last long as Tottenham equalized immediately with the help of Son Hueng-Min’s strike.
Son doubled his tally in the 10th minute as he scored a wonderful curler past Ederson. Bernardo Silva came to the rescue for City as he deflected one past Lloris.
Raheem Sterling has been in a sensational form this season, and he proved it yet again by scoring his second goal as Kevin De Bruyne assisted him with a superb pass.
All the four scored were scored in a span of 21 minutes from the start of the game.
Manchester City came back strong in the second half, as Aguero was successful in finishing one past the net. Kevin De Bruyne was a key player for Manchester City as he completed his hat-trick of assists with his pass to Aguero.
It was all going good for City till Fernando Llorente’s goal was given by VAR. Spurs were successful in scoring one more away goal due to Llorente’s controversial goal.
Son Hueng-min ensured that Tottenham advance to the Semi-finals, and don’t suffer due to Harry Kane’s absence.
Here are some of the best tweets from Manchester City vs. Tottenham game:
How to watch City-Tottenham #MCITOT pic.twitter.com/ySUEwBsK8n— Ward Pattyn (@ward_pattyn) April 17, 2019
Raheem sterling when De Bruyne gets the ball #MCITOT pic.twitter.com/DZn7qhmp5M— BenchWarmers (@BeWarmers) April 17, 2019
Everyone watching this game ? #MCITOT pic.twitter.com/ogiXm2GiEJ— Sports News (@FIFAWCGoals) April 17, 2019
Tottenham and Man city's defence so far #MCITOT pic.twitter.com/6HwW38cabI— BenchWarmers (@BeWarmers) April 17, 2019
21 minutes is a record for the fastest 5 goals in a game in Champions League history. Previous record was 24 minutes: Dortmund v Legia Warsaw.— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) April 17, 2019
This game has been brought to you by the Away Goals Rule.— Raphael Honigstein (@honigstein) April 17, 2019
Anyone else concerned for their health right now?! #mancity— Natalie Pav (@MrsNataliePav) April 17, 2019
How’s that quadruple coming along boys? ? #MCITOT pic.twitter.com/6W7jaeJP4B— Hollie.? (@hollie_lfc) April 17, 2019
How do you feel after watching Man City vs. Spurs?Us: #MCITOT #UCL pic.twitter.com/TykDVBf2a4— Football Tweet (@Football__Tweet) April 17, 2019
The Etihad stadium when Raheem Sterling goal was ruled out offside ? #MCITOT #ChampionsLeague#UCL pic.twitter.com/VySWHuFx0N— Sports News (@FIFAWCGoals) April 17, 2019
Am trying to explain to my kid bro,how man city won,drew and lost the same game....#MCITOT pic.twitter.com/SdAjnjl17Q— ALHAJI MIMIKO (@ikemichael2) April 17, 2019
He works in mysterious ways... ?#UCL #MCITOT #COYS https://t.co/X5QBG3TeH1— Tottenham Hotspur (@Spurs_India) April 17, 2019
Moment of the Day#MCITOT pic.twitter.com/cvckDFeVGT— Rahul Sharma (@thwhiteknyght) April 17, 2019
Football you are amazing, cruel, heart breaking, incredible, unbelievable, totally mental. VAR, you have heightened all football fans’ emotions by 1,0002827390. What a game at the Etihad!! Congratulations Tottenham ???? #MCITOT— Jules Breach (@julesbreach) April 17, 2019
? Pochettino at Spurs...- 3 top 4 places in a row- Spent no money in the last year- Had to deal with moving stadiumsAnd now he's got them into a Champions League semi-final!Build that man a statue.#MCITOT pic.twitter.com/PkEW5rFnfO— GentleLion (@iamtemidara) April 17, 2019
One of those days that you feel genuinely sorry for people who don’t like football. That was sensational #MCITOT— Richard Osman (@richardosman) April 17, 2019