UCL: Manchester City and Lyon Qualifies for the Final 8

Manchester City players jubilates Jesus' goal Manchester City players jubilates Jesus' goal

In an historic Friday night in football, Manchester City and Olympique Lyonnais have made it through to the Quarter Finals of the UEFA Champions League after defeating La Liga and Serie A champions respectively.

Pep Guardiola’s side made it three consecutive quarter final qualifications after beating Real Madrid 2:1 (4:2 on aggregate) on Friday at the Etihad Stadium.

Olympique Lyonnais players vs Juventus
Olympique Lyonnais players vs Juventus

In the same vein, Cristiano Ronaldo’s man of the match performance wasn’t just enough to help Juventus get past the French side, as the old ladies has been sent packing at the Round of 16, despite beating Les Gones 2:1 at home (2:2 aggregate) with Olympique Lyonnais qualifying on away goals.

Manchester City and Lyon have now been confirmed to face each other in the single-elimination quarterfinals in Lisbon on Saturday, August 15, 2020.

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