Raheem Sterling gives Manchester City crucial advantage over Schalke

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Raheem Sterling gives Manchester City crucial advantage over Schalke

Post by News Headlines Admin » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:09 am

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What was set to be a harrowing night became a memorable one for Manchester City as Leroy Sané’s late equaliser and Raheem Sterling’s 90th-minute winner gave them a famous win.

It meant that despite ending the game with 10 men following Nicolás Otamendi’s red card, and so being without him and the suspended Fernandinho for the second leg, they remain favourites to progress to the quarter-finals.

All of this came despite a controversial VAR decision to award Schalke the first of two penalties that had appeared likely to give them victory.

More reading at the Guardian Online.

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