It is worth noting that "real" was released on the "Etihad stadium" without their leader Cristiano Ronaldo, who worried about the injury. The Portuguese, in General, was out of order on this game and now even in question, he may miss the return match.
The first half the teams played very carefully, and nothing, creating in each other's goals. After the break, the game became more interesting, the home team dominated possession and created several decent chances, which, however, is not used. The ending of the game left for real Madrid: Jesé hit the crossbar, and strikes Casemiro and Pepe was parried by Joe HART.
Thus, the team failed to score this evening a single goal and is now a finalist in this pair will be determined in the return leg on may 4 in Madrid at stadium "Santiago Bernabeu".
The UEFA Champions League. 1/2 final (1st match):
Manchester City (England) — Real Madrid (Spain) 0:0
And man city: HART, Kompany, Clichy, Sagna, Otamendi, Fernando, Fernandinho, Silva (Iheanacho, 40), Navas (sterling 77), de Bruyne, Aguero.
Real M: Navas, Pepe, Marcelo, Carvajal, Ramos, Modric, Casemiro, Bale, Kroos (ISCO, 90), Vázquez, Real Madrid (Jesé, 46).
Yellow Cards: Pepe (24), Silva (37), Carvajal (90).
April 26. Manchester. "Etihad Stadium".