In the English Cup there is a Surprise. At Real Madrid the Comeback of coach Zidane will succeed.
Schalke-tormentor of Manchester City can dream, thanks to the marksmanship of his Argentinian goalgetter's Sergio Agüero more of his first Triple in English football. The League leaders of the Premier League, reached through a laborious 3:2 (0:2) in the case of second-tier Swansea City for the first time in 2017 and again in the semi-finals in the FA Cup. Is excreted, however, city's rival, Manchester United. The Red Devils documents to the League rivals Wolverhampton Wanderers 1:2 (0:0) and also need to bury the last national title chance. The Team of interim Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, whose whereabouts is on the end of the season, more unclear, so we still have a Chance to win the Champions League. There United score in the quarter-finals and FC Barcelona.
Matt Grimes by foul penalty (20.) and Bersant Celina (29.) Swansea had the first of the first semi-final of the oldest Cup competition in the world of their dreams. Bernardo Silva (69.) the guests brought to the middle of the second half, before the in of 63. Minute substitute precious Joker Agüero (79.) by penalty, first on the inside of the post and failed. The Ball jumped up, then Swansea goalkeeper Kristoffer Nordfeldt in the back, and from there into the goal. Header and Aguero saved then shortly before the end (89.) the favorites in front of a disgrace. In Wolverhampton, Raul Jimenez (70.) and Diogo Jota (76.) for the first semi-final of the Wolves since the age of 21. United presented itself, despite the high-caliber lineup with Stars such as Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford over long distances. Cup-goalkeeper Sergio Romero saved several times shiny. Rashfords Goal (90.+5) came much too late.
Also, Manchester City disappointed, despite the victory over long stretches of the game. The Team of the two German national player Leroy Sane, the in the 57. Minute has been replaced, and Ilkay Gündogan had to oppose the Premier League's Relegated to long-term. The English Champions had to shoot the end of February, the League Cup final against Chelsea on penalties. Last Tuesday, Manchester city had humiliated the German Vice champion Schalke in the second leg of the Champions League with 7:0. In the quarter-finals of the Premier class, the team from team Manager Pep Guardiola meets League rival Tottenham Hotspur.
Real Madrid has scored in the Comeback of coach Zinedine Zidane a compulsory victory. Against the relegation-threatened guests from Celta Vigo in the success of rebuilt coach the Team to the Royal on several positions, and was with his personnel decisions right. Isco, the stand for the first time since October in the starting lineup, scored in the 62. Minute the opening goal. Gareth Bale, Reportedly not a favorite player of Zidane, marked in the 80. Minute 2:0 (0:0)-final. The German Ex-world champion Toni Kroos played in midfield the entire season.
Real strengthened in the Spanish Primera Division to third place, but with a game more still nine points behind the leader FC Barcelona. Zidane was returned on Monday as the successor of Santiago Solari on the coach. In may, he had declared after the third title in the series in the Champions League for his resignation. At the time, he had spoken of "natural wear". In the Champions League and the Spanish Cup, Real is eliminated already.