What is football! Madrid anger over Asensio’s punishment for the hand against Girona was still echoing when French referee Stephanie Frapart followed the avant-garde manual of her Spanish colleague Mario Melero. As a result, two penalties in favor of Real Madrid in the first 20 minutes. cause? Two slaps to Asensio. This Wednesday, with that arbitrary referee enthusiasm, penalties. In natural football times, nothing.
Courtois, Marco Asensio, Alaba (Nacho, Min. 66), Cross, Eder Militao (Jesus Vallejo, Min. 72), Ferland Mendy, Vinicius Jr. (Benzema, Min. 63), Federico Valverde, Rodrigo, Modric (Dani Ceballos, min 66) and Dani Carvajal (Lucas Vazquez, min 63)
Juranovic, Karl Starfelt, Kygo Furuhashi (Georgios Giakoumakis, 62 min), Lyel Abada (Joao Philippe, 62 min), Rayo Hettet (O. Abildgaard, 82 min), Aaron Mooy (Turnbull, 62 min), Dijen Maeda (Seid Haxbanovic) ) , 63 min), Hart, Greg Taylor, Matt O’Reilly and M. Genzo
target 1-0 min. 5: Modric. 2-0 min. 21: Rodrigo. 3-0 min. 51: Marco Asensio. 4-0 min. 61: Vinicius Jr. 5-0 min. 70: Federico Valverde. 5-1 min. 84: Joao Philippe.
punch stephanie frappart
yellow card Matt O’Riley (min 20) and Kygo Furuhashi (min 47)
Modric and Rodrigo did not discuss the historic frappart – hoping that a female referee in men’s football would no longer be an exception – and Real soon stopped the enthusiastic Celtic boys. To make matters worse, Courtois redeems Mendy, the author of the game’s most obvious sentence, Israel Abada’s third penalty of the afternoon for cutting the grass. The rest was looked after by one player above the game: Marco Asensio.
With Asensio on the penalty strike and in class, all of Madrid came up, from Vinicius to Valverde. Afternoon snack to close the first leg and certify first place in the group.
It was a day of punishment, a fate from which no one is free today as the regulatory rectors have decided to be more fussy than ever. It so happens that, even by means of VaR, they are even more subjective. Earlier, at times they were guided by instincts and common sense. Know today which thunderstorm hits VAR, VOR or field judge. Of course, Frapart did not deserve the reproach.
The glow of this football that is sold as the most scientifically justified. Hands up! This time no one in Chamartine shouted into the sky, except to celebrate the referee’s decision. A blow to Celtic. Outing for champion, group leader. Bad trade for your opponent in the round of 16. Whoever it is will have to play the second stage at the Bernabeu, where the whole universe knows that supernatural events happen.
A countercultural Celtic was presented in Madrid, nothing to link it with the Celtic of Jimmy Johnstone and Billy McNeill. The Catholic team in Glasgow, the first British club to toast with the European Cup (1967), is no longer saffron footballers, but Japanese. Influenced by the Greek-Australian Ange Postekoglu, a nomadic instructor with flying hours in Australia, Japan and Scotland. Another Celtic, but with no taste for Scottish football. In this European Cup, zero points, two goals for bottom side Glasgow Rangers and 22 against. Two points for Celtic, four on their own goals and 15 others.
The benevolent Celtic didn’t just get out of hand at Jenz and O’Reilly. This is a team that flows with grace. He is reluctant to play his episodic role only among the elite. It comes out easily. It’s not in chatter or Chamartin. It so happens that each march of the Glasgow team Madrid viciously responded. In particular Asensio, who was ahead without the cumbersome watchdog, felt that the afternoon was too good. It went on like this. Nothing for sporadic appearances, from Asensio to the ball of the foot. This time, an Asensio for clinical unchecking, an Asensio letting it go with and without the ball. The player was craved by Real Madrid and Luis Enrique. During the two friendly penalties, Balearic was always in the middle. and Modric, everyone’s youth guide. More than enough for Madrid, who had made one comeback against Celtic’s usual revelations without sponsoring the game, who were more inclined to annoy Courtois – who had made the cut – than to defend Hart. . This Celtic is so hot, at other times so raw, that Real only needed one foul at halftime, that of Mendy in penalty.
Reduced interference arrived at the second act court And football again aligned itself with Asensio and Modric. The first was certified by a surprising 3-0 assist by Carvajal. 4-0 was labeled an emerging white society. Valverde and Vinicius get along very well. It is customary: Uruguay assists and the Brazilian scores. If there is no thread, Valverde, which took Valverde 24 years to find, resolves on its own. As Vinicius left, he did so with a shot with the inside of his right foot that would deserve a title in every academy.
Freed Madrid, Celtic seemed, Carlo Ancelotti – already the coach with the most wins in the European Cup – ordered a touch of silence for praetorians such as Modric, Carvajal, Vinicius and Alaba. Turn to Vallejo, Ceballos, Lucas, Nacho… The second unit, which is so essential in this divided season, with an opening course—up to Qatar—and a closing—after Qatar. Once the work was done, everything was blessed in Chamartine: some hands in favor of suppressing the exaggerated arbitration occult after the duel with Girona, an asensio from Appa, another modric for eternity, some of Rest for, happy trial and leadership group for Benzema. All in Chamartin with porridge. There was also time for jokes: “Stay cholo,” people shouted. What a bad grape.
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