Real Madrid and Manchester City Play Out Thrilling 3-3 Draw in Champions League Quarter-Final First Leg

Real Madrid and Manchester City played out a captivating 3-3 draw in the first leg of the Champions League 2023/24 quarter-final, setting up a thrilling second leg. The encounter at the Bernabeu Stadium saw both teams exchanging blows in a six-goal spectacle.

The game ignited with excitement as Bernardo Silva’s stunning free-kick found the net just two minutes in, giving Manchester City the lead.

However, a twist of fate soon followed as Ruben Dias’ own goal leveled the score for Madrid in the 12th minute. Real Madrid swiftly responded with Rodrygo’s precise finish in the 14th minute, taking the lead in a whirlwind turn of events.

In the second half, Phil Foden’s strike in the 66th minute brought City level again, before Joko Gvardiol’s sensational goal in the 71st minute put them in front.

However, Madrid refused to be defeated, as Fede Valverde volleyed in the equalizer in the 79th minute, securing a dramatic draw.

Watch Real Madrid vs Manchester City First Leg Match of Champions League 2023/24 Quarter Final

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