Leipzig reach first-ever Champions League semifinals
Bundesliga club qualify for semis by beating Atletico Madrid 2-1
RB Leipzig advanced to the Champions League semifinals for the first time Thursday after beating La Liga club Atletico Madrid 2-1.
Playing at Jose Alvalade Stadium in Lisbon, Daniel Olmo made the score 1-0 for the Bundesliga club in the 50th minute.
Atletico’s Portuguese wonderkid Joao Felix equalized the game in the 71st minute.
A late goal by Tyler Adams brought victory for the German club in the 88th minute and RB Leipzig qualified for the next round.
Leipzig will face Paris Saint-Germain in the semifinals.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.