Real Madrid’s plan against Manchester City in second leg of Champions League semifinal

Carlo Ancelotti decides to change the formation and tactics after the draw in Bernabeu.


Real Madrid’s plan against Manchester City in second leg of Champions League semifinal

Carlo Ancelotti (Source: Real Madrid)

Real Madrid and Manchester City faced each other earlier this month in the first leg of the Champions League in Santiago Bernabeu. Both the team played well and also had some flaws. And after the draw in the home stadium, Caro Ancelotti decides to change the tactics and formation of the team for the second leg.

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The match between Madrid and Man City was exciting as the fans got to see two banger goals from two top-class players. The first half of the match was in the hands of Pep Guardiola’s squad before Vinicius Jr scored a curler goal to his Brazilian teammate Ederson.

The keeper didn’t have any chance to stop that ball from going into the net. In the second half, City didn’t press much and adopted a little defensive style of play. But in the 67th minute, Kevin de Bruyne scored a powerful shot from just outside the box and scored a goal against his national teammate.

Erling Haaland’s performance was also average as he didn’t get the spotlight and was kept from scoring goals in Santiago Bernabeu. But after the draw according to close sources of the Manager of Madrid Carlo is decides to go with a new formation and bench some players.

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In Etihad, Carlo Ancelotti will switch to a defensive 4-4-2 formation and will bench Rodrygo. Camavinga would hold the midfield position and Eder Militao will also be in the starting eleven after the suspension.

Fans will also get to see Rudiger as he successfully faced Halland in the first leg. And the two attacking duos of Vini Jr and Benzema would be in the frontline.

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Kylian Mbappe to Real Madird?

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Now that it is confirmed that Jude Bellingham is likely to sign Real Madrid. The club is now looking for a swoop deal to sign the Frenchman Kylian Mbappe. According to many reports and sources, the club is now trying to convenience Mbappe to come to Santiago Bernabeu.

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Mbappe also wants to leave PSG as he has still not got his hands on the Champions League trophy despite having Messi and Neymar on his side. And also thinks that he will not fit into the plans of Paris Saint-German. PSG will lose its hands on Messi this summer and in the future might also lose Neymar.

Till now Madrid has not offered a contract to Mbappe. But are speculating to sign the PSG player and bring him to Santiago Bernabeu. For now, Madrid is just speculating so to say Mbappe to Real Madrid is a done deal will be wrong. But the fans might get see an unexpected transfer this summer.

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