With a goal in the final stretch of the match, the Atalanta avoided on Tuesday what would have been a tough defeat against the Central Jutland Danish (1-1), on the fifth date of the D key of the Champions League, and climbed to the second drawer of the table, ahead of Ajax Amsterdam.
The Danish defender Alexander Scholz (13), with a powerful shot from the edge of the area, scored the goal of the Central Jutland, who added his first point in this edition of the Champions League on Tuesday, but Argentine Cristian Romero achieved the equalizer (79) when the Italians already lamented the defeat against the theoretically weakest rival in the group.
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With eight points in the group D classification, and occupying second place, Atalanta will play the pass to the second round next Wednesday in Amsterdam against Ajax, third with a point less than the Italians, on the sixth and last date of the group stage.
Also read: (Atlético tied and will define their future on the last date).
The Liverpool, on his side, he secured the lead in the D key and the pass to the second round thanks to his victory this Tuesday over the Dutch (1-0), and in the last game he will collide with Midtjylland.
There are only 31 days left until 2020 ends. This Tuesday starts the month of December, that of the end of the year parties, of eating custard and donuts, and of defining the Colombian soccer champion.
These are the most important events that world football will have in December:
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– The semifinals must be played between December 5 and 6 (first leg) and 12-13 (second leg). The final will be played on December 20 and 27.
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– Semifinals between December 2 and 6 (round trip). The final would be played between December 9 and 13.
– Date 5 (December 1 and 2). Date 6 (December 8 and 9).
– Round of 16 draw: December 14.
– Date 5 (December 3). Date 6 (December 10).
– Round of 32 draw: December 14.
– December 5: Chelsea vs. Leeds – 6 de diciembre: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Arsenal – 12 de diciembre: Everton vs. Chelsea, Manchester United vs. Manchester City – December 15: Leicester City vs. Everton – 16 de diciembre: Liverpool vs. Tottenham Hotspur – December 19: Everton vs. Arsenal, Manchester United vs. Leeds – December 22 (FA Cup): Arsenal vs. Manchester City – December 23 (FA Cup): Everton vs. Manchester United – 26 de diciembre: Arsenal vs. Chelsea – December 28: Everton vs. Manchester City
– December 5: Juventus vs. Torino – 16 de diciembre: Juventus vs. Atalanta, Inter vs. Napoli – 20 December: Atalanta vs. Rome, Lazio vs Naples
With eight games from zones A, B, C and D, this Tuesday begins the fifth date of the group stage of the Champions League. A day that will be decisive for several Argentines such as Cholo Simeone and his Atlético de Madrid, Lautaro Martínez and his Inter between the ropes, Papu Gómez and his Atalanta, Tagliafico and Lisandro Martínez and his Ajax, as testimonial cases. Here, all the games …
Atlético de Madrid: Oblak; Trippier, Savić, Giménez, Hermoso; Carrasco, Llorente, Koke, Saúl; Correa and João Félix. Low: Vrsaljko (knee), Manu Sánchez (quadriceps) and Diego Costa (muscular). Doubts: Luis Suárez (illness) and Torreira (illness).
Bayern Munich: Nübel; Pavard, Boateng, Süle, Hernández; Martínez, Musiala, Costa, Müller, Sané; and Choupo-Moting. Low: Davies (ankle), Kimmich (knee), Tolisso (muscular), Roca (suspended), Neuer (did not travel), Lewandowski (did not travel), Goretzka (did not travel) and Tillman (knee). Doubts: Boateng (muscular) and Richards (twin).
TV: ESPN 2.
Lautaro Martínez wants to celebrate and lift in the Champions League (efe).
B. Mönchengladbach: Summer; Lazaro, Ginter, Jantschke, Wendt; Embolo, Kramer, Stindl, Neuhaus, Thuram; y Pléa. Low: Elvedi (muscular) and Bensebaini (isolation).
Inter: Handanovich; Škriniar, De Vrij, Bastoni; Hakimi, Barella, Gagliardini, Sensi, Perisic; Lukaku and Martinez. Baja: Vidal (sanctioned). Doubts: Nainggolan (twin), Kolarov (disease) and Pinamonti (ankle).
Benedetto with Balerdi, suspended in the Champions League (AFP)
OLYMPIC DE MARSELLA-OLYMPIACOS
O. Marseille: Mandanda; Sakai, Álvaro, Ćaleta-Car, Amavi; Cuisance, Kamara, Rongier; Thauvin, Benedetto y Payet. Low: Balerdi (suspended) and Radonjić (quadriceps). Doubts: Sanson (disease) and Sakai (quadriceps).
It is time for the definitions in the Champions League and there are Colombians who could take firm steps to the second phase.
This would be the panorama in this week of competition
What those from Atalanta need
Atalanta, from Zapata, Mojica and Muriel, is third in group D with the same 7 points as Ajax, both behind Liverpool, who lead with 9.
This Tuesday the eliminated Midtjylland will be measured with the need to win, if he wants to maintain the illusion of advancing, next week, in his visit to Ajax. It is the only option not to depend on some setback from the Dutch, who beat him on the table by one goal.
Duván Zapata is expected to reconcile with the goal after scoring 3 times in the competition, while Muriel has one. Mojica, who hasn’t started in recent games, could have a shot.
The case of del Porto
Luis Díaz and Matheus Uribe are one step away from qualifying, as Porto is second in group C with 9 points and a favorable goal difference of +5. The mess is that this Tuesday he faces nothing less than Guardiola’s Manchester City.
Next week the rival will be Olympiacos in a tournament in which Díaz has had great weight, scoring two beautiful goals, while Uribe has an assist.
Square, by the tip of the group
The Juventus defender arrives at the duel this Wednesday, between Juventus and Dynamo Kiev, with 9 points and the second place in group G secured (he is a guard for FB Barcelona, who has 12). Total peace of mind.
What remains is to fight for the lead, a goal that will only be met if the Catalans lose their two games, the last one, on December 8, precisely against the Italians.
Cuadrado has been especially productive in this tournament, in which he has 4 assists
Those of the most difficult panorama
A last alternative has Brujas, by Eder Álvarez Balanta, this Wednesday against the eliminated Zenit by Wilmar Barrios and wait for other results: he needs Lazio not to win or that Borussia Dortmund, with Haaland, not win two games.
It is worth mentioning that the leader of group F is the German team, with 9 units, while Lazio is second (8) and Bruges only adds 4 units.
Thomas Tuchel, PSG coach, He has not held on any longer and has harshly criticized his players after the unexpected draw against Girondins on the day of the French league and on the verge of a complicated commitment against Manchester United in the Champions League. Tuchel has been tough on his players.
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“In the first half we followed the plan, but we didn’t close the game, making mistakes in the final stretch. Things that happen. But in the second half we lost everything. We were exhausted and disorderly, I can’t give an explanation for what happened, but I know you can’t play like this. I am very disappointed with the performance of the team. We had enough time to recover after the Champions League and therefore I cannot accept such a disappointing second half. That is why I cannot defend my men as I always do if there are reasons for it. This time there are none, “said Tuchel, shortly after Neymar also asked for a greater commitment.
They were saved from burning Rafinha and Mbappé of which he said that “Mbappé blocked by his 100th goal? I hope not. He may think about it a lot, but he can handle the pressure very well because it is a positive pressure, it will come. It is only a matter of time.”
“After the game against Monaco (2-3), I defended the team. It was after the break, many players had played games with long trips. Now I cannot accept the same reasons, because we had three days to recover and we still have three days to recover for Wednesday’s game against Manchester United in the Champions League, “he insisted Thomas Tuchel when criticizing his players.
In recent days, Christian Cueva has been making headlines in Peru and Turkey. And not precisely because of having excelled on the field, but due to indiscipline issues at his club that cost him to be separated at his club.
And it is that the same Yeni Malatyaspor made official, through a statement released on social networks that Christian Cueva he would no longer be taken into account in the first team as long as Hamza Hamzaoglu remains in office.
Even the president of the Turkish cadre spoke about what happened: “Christian Cueva He is an important player for the institution, we are happy with him and we know what he can bring us. Cueva belongs to the team, it is a coach’s decision and we have to accept it ”, declared Adil Gebrek for ATV Deportes.
After knowing all these facts, the critics on the part of the fans of the Peruvian Selection lamented the current situation of Christian Cueva in Turkish lands and also expressed their annoyance because ‘Aladino’ has problems in a club again.
In this regard, the same Christian Cueva He decided to demonstrate on social networks by sending a strong message making it clear that he is a soccer player and that he will continue to practice the beautiful game for many more years.
“I will stop playing football when my heart stops beating,” wrote the flyer of the New Malatyaspor on his official Instagram account attaching an image of him dominating a ball with his head.
It is worth mentioning that the link of Malatyaspor Y Christian Cueva It is for a season, although with the option of extending it in case the results are given. At the moment, his team is eleventh in the Turkish Super League with twelve points.
TODAY matches Thursday, November 26 LIVE of the most important leagues in the world. There is Europa League, Liga MX, Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana. Follow Live the programming, TV channels and results.
Europa – UEFA Europa League
12:55 CSKA Sofia vs Young Boys ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
12:55 Molde vs Arsenal ESPN Play, ESPN 3
12:55 Sporting Braga vs Leicester City ESPN Play Sur, FOX Sports 2
12:55 AEK Athens vs Zorya ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
12:55 Sparta Praha vs Celtic ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
12:55 Lille vs Milan ESPN Sur, ESPN Play Sur, Watch España
12:55 Maccabi Tel Aviv vs Villarreal ESPN Play Sur, Fox Sports
12:55 Qarabağ vs Sivasspor ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
12:55 LASK Linz vs Antwerp ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
12:55 CSKA Moskva vs Feyenoord ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
12:55 Wolfsberger AC vs Dinamo Zagreb ESPN Play Sur, FOX Sports 3
12:55 Gent vs Crvena Zvezda ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
12:55 Slovan Liberec vs Hoffenheim ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
15:00 CFR Cluj vs Roma ESPN Play Sur, FOX Sports 2
15:00 Dundalk vs Rapid Wien ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
15:00 Bayer Leverkusen vs Hapoel Be’er Sheva ESPN Play Sur, ESPN3 Sur
15:00 Nice vs Slavia Praha ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
15:00 Standard Liège vs Lech Poznań ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
15:00 Rangers vs Benfica ESPN Play Sur, Sport 24 Extra
15:00 PSV vs PAOK ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brasil
15:00 Granada vs Omonia Nicosia ESPN Play Sur, Watch ESPN Brazil
15:00 Napoli vs Rijeka ESPN Play Sur, Fox Sports
15:00 AZ vs Real Sociedad ESPN Play Sur, FOX Sports 3
15:00 Tottenham Hotspur vs Ludogorets ESPN Sur, ESPN Play Sur, Watch
Italy – Copa Italiana
8:00 Turin vs Virtus Entella Bet365, TVP Sport, RAI Sport 1
11:00 Sampdoria vs Genoa Bet365, DAZN, DAZN, SuperSport 1 Digital
Brazil – Brasileirão
18:00 Fortaleza vs Goiás Fanatiz Brasileirão, Bet365, Premiere
South America – South American Cup
17:15 River Plate vs Universidad Católica DIRECTV Sports Peru, DIRECTV
19:30 Defense and Justice vs Vasco da Gama ESPN Sur, ESPN Play Sur, DirecTV
19:30 Junior vs Unión La Calera DIRECTV Sports Peru
South America – Copa Libertadores
19:30 Guaraní vs Grêmio FOX Play, ESPN 2, ESPN 2
Paraguay – First Division
17:30 Cerro Porteño vs Sol de América Bet365, Tigo Sports Paraguay
Peru – Second Division
10:00 United Merchants vs Sport Chavelines Juniors
12:15 Deportivo Coopsol vs Santos
14:30 Juan Aurich vs Molinos El Pirata
16:45 Union Comercio vs Santa Rosa PNP
19:15 Alianza Atlético vs Union Huaral
Uruguay – First Division
15:00 Rentistas vs Plaza Colonia GOLTV Play
Venezuela – First Division
16:00 Deportivo Táchira vs Zamora TVes
19:00 Monagas vs Caracas TVes
Mexico – Liga MX
20:00 Tigres UANL vs Cruz Azul Bet365, fuboTV, TUDN USA, Univision
22:06 Pachuca vs Pumas UNAM Claro Sports, Marca Claro
While the world mourns the departure of Diego Maradona, the ball keeps rolling and the group stage of the Champions League it is entering the definition stage. Although there are still two dates for the closing, there are already several teams that could set foot within the best 16 of the tournament, while there are six other groups that only have to fight to enter the Europa League since they were left without possibilities to continue advancing in the main European competition.
Sané returned to the goal with Bayern. (DPA)
The champion continues to stomp. Bayern Munich defeated 3-1 a Salzburg and thereby scored his 15th consecutive win in the competition. In addition, they secured the first place in Group A given that they add a perfect score with 12 points. Meanwhile, the second classified in that area is still waiting since Atletico Madrid (5 points) equaled 0-0 against Moscow locomotive (3 points) and everything was open.
The City of Guardiola got back into the round of 16. (AP)
On the other hand, Manchester City, which had the Kun Agüero for 15 minutes, he beat 1-0 to Olympiacos as a visitor and is already in the round of 16 together with Porto, who defeated 2-0 at Marsella Olympic of the Benedetto pipe and Leo Balerdi sent off (he reached 13 losses in a row). From now on, both teams will fight to define the first and second places in Group C.
Lautaro Martínez played just 45 minutes in the loss against Real Madrid. (AFP)
Group B was one of the two death zones. And the Inter from Lautaro Martinez It seems to be the worst hit of the draw. So much so that he lost 2-0 to Real Madrid and was last with just two units. Likewise, Borussia Monchengladbach thrashed Shaktar Donetsk again 4-0 and needs only one point in the next two games to meet the first goal they set before starting.
Atalanta defeated a decimated Liverpool. (EFE)
Liverpool, winner of the 2019 title, was surprised by Atalanta and fell 2-0 at home. The Papu Gómez Y Christian romero were headlines for Italians. At the same time, Ajax he followed the logic and beat Midtjylland 3-1, which continues without points and was eliminated. With these results, the Reds lead with nine units, while those of Bergamo and the Netherlands have seven. Consequently, the fight to last in the tournament was red hot.
THE SEVEN CLASSIFIEDS
Bayern Munich, Manchester City, Porto, Chelsea, Sevilla, Barcelona y Juventus.
THE SIX ELIMINATED
Olympique de Marsella, Midtjylland, Krasnodar, Rennes, Dinamo Kiev and Ferencvarosi.
Thinking of strengthening the core area, Manchester United would have among its priorities the signing of Danish international Christian Eriksen, currently with few appearances at Inter Milan.
According to the newspaper ‘The Sun’ at Old Trafford they are ready to go after their hiring taking advantage of the fact that Eriksen not in the plans Antonio Conte in the ‘neroazurro’ team, a club he joined last January from the Tottenham.
It should be noted that the Dane’s contract with the Italian entity is valid until 2024 but they would not look down on selling it in the next European summer market for no less than 50 million euros.
The figure is a manageable amount for the United who has thought about his game to give his team greater possession and offensive volume accompanying Dony Van de Beek or in any case Paul pogba whose permanence is not sure.
Notwithstanding the offer of Manchester United It would not be the only one to arrive at the San Siro offices for Eriksen, since since the Premier League Arsenal has also shown interest in their services.