Borussia Moenchengladbach and Manchester City star in one of the knockout rounds of the Champions League round of 16 more attractive, since each team presents a very different game proposal, but at the same time offensive and brave.
The team of Pep Guardiola It has been a real roller for two months. On his way third Premier League in the last four years, for citizens the great challenge of conquering the continental title opens ahead.
In the English championship, the City It is the outstanding leader with 59 points, ten ahead of its great citizen rival, the Manchester United, and the Leicester city, both tied with 49. Looking ahead to this European cup, the sensations cannot be better, since it has also returned Kevin De Bruyne, who already played 63 minutes against him Arsenal at Emirates Stadium (0-1, goal from Sterling).
The arrival of Ruben Days, who makes a couple with John stones, has given a total quality leap to the defense of City, which also has a bunch of variants in the spectacular offensive facet, as usually the teams of Guardiola. Position football faces that of the rapid transitions of the Bundesliga, much more vertical, irregular and risky. The City finished as the first standout of his group, ahead of the Port, who faces Juventus.
The Borussia Moenchengladbach of Marco Rose arrives in a very compromised situation in the Bundesliga. He currently occupies the eighth place in the classification and has up to four games without knowing victory. They finished their group stage second behind the Real Madrid, where he showed his danger with the goals Shaktar Donetsk, as well as the tie against Real Madrid in Germany (2-0), where he was winning until the final minutes.
His style of play focuses on fast transitions, with very interesting attacking players, such as his nines. Alexander Plea Y Lucas Stindl. Neuhaus in the center of the field is characterized by being a great launcher into space, while Ginter it is safe in defense and Bensebaini gives a lot of depth on the left wing.
When is Borussia Moenchengladbach – Manchester City played?
The game is played today, Wednesday, February 24, at 21.00 hours
Where to watch Borussia Moenchengladbach – Manchester City?
The encounter can be seen by Movistar Champions League 1 (51), platform dial Movistar Plus. You can follow all the information about the match by Sports World website.