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Fairy Tale Run RB Leipzig via Atletico Madrid – UEFA Champions League

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We Love Football/Soccer … you name it  … Footy Lovers had an unsuspected game to watch by person and/or through TV broadcasts from the Arena at Lisbon. Those did not have had the chance by any means here’s below shortage update.

Just like a fairy tale run of RB Leipzig in the UEFA Champions League continued on Thursday night at Lisbon as the German side piped Atletico Madrid 2-1 to qualify for the semi final.

This was the first time RB Leipzig were making it as far as the quarter final and many thought they had gotten to their final bus stop as they would face Atletico Madrid.

Both sides played in the first half, failing to create clear-cut chances, but “things have changed” in the second half when the German team returned with renewed energy and with a clear mission to go in search of the decisive goal.

The German side showed they meant business as they stormed into the lead five minutes into the second half after the first 45 minutes failed to provide any goal.

While it was looking like it was going to be a long night and the game would extend into extra time, both teams looked to the penalty shootout, RB Leipzig midfielder Sabitzer landed a spectacular pass to Angelino Tasende who served Tyler Adams at the edge of the area. Adams kicked and saw the ball deflect into the net in the 88th minute. Adams –  primarily a midfielder – American football player

who plays for RB Leipzig in the Bundesliga since January 2019.  With his goal in the 88th minute scored what proved to be the crucial winning goal.

A word or two cannot be unsaid about Péter Gulácsi  the first Hungarian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for German club RB Leipzig from July, 2015 – June, 2023.

 Péter Gulácsi name is listed in the World’s  top 10 goalkeepers. This is the first time in the history footy having a Hungarian born – goalkeeper serving at the magic net.

Gulacsi been playing previously at several footy clubs. His latest club  German club RB Leipzig from July, 2015 – June, 2023. Gulacsi was the player of the Year 2019 in Hungary. He is also in Hungary’s national team. He is definetely one of the “main actor” in the  match RB Leipzig to beat Atletico Madrid by  2-1 of yesterday’s August, 14. Champions League semifinals.

The RB Leipzig competing in the UEFA Champions League for the 2nd time, stunned Atletico Madrid by result 2-1. This meant for them to enter the tournament’s demi-finals for the first time. RB Leipzig will take on Paris Saint-Germain, who defeated Atalanta on Wednesday. The coming up semifinal match scheduled to be the August 18.

The much talked about Bayern Munich vs Barcelona tie is predicted to be explosive. The game will be played on today on Friday at 9 p.m.

© Aggie Reiter