Last night’s pulsating UCL action in seven incredible photos
As much as the struggles of British teams in the Champions League are so quickly lamented, it’s nights like these that remind just about everyone what the Premier League can offer.
When Lionel Messi rounded off a ridiculously good counter-attack at the Etihad earlier this evening, it seemed as if Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola would be in for some very tough questions from tomorrow’s press.
However, City managed to rally on a famous in Manchester, putting the Blaugrana to the sword following a 3-1 win for the Citizens.
Elsewhere, Arsenal came from 2-0 down to secure a thrilling 3-2 win over Ludogorets on a pulsating night in Bulgaria for Arsene Wenger’s men.
Clearly, the Gunners should really have made light work of this evening ahead of Sunday’s North London derby, though the nature of their win further indicates the burgeoning inner strength of Wenger’s side.
Over in Germany, Brendan Rodgers’ Celtic managed to keep their ever fading European dream alive after escaping a difficult away meeting with Borussia Mönchengladbach with a point.
So, how did it all play out?
Well, here are SEVEN images to show you, dear readers.