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dekker045

This goes to show every moment matters, never stop pushing


Fluffy_MrSheep

English Commentator at the time "Not like they really needed that goal'


BereftOfOar

Which is hilarious because my CBS commentator in the U.S said this could end up being the most important moment of Real's CL run should they mount a totally improbable comeback.


Greaves-

the Serie A rule: every time you waste a clear cut opportunity you're about to get punished every. time.


friebel

Isn't that just a common saying in football in general? Not just Serie A.


Arvi89

French commentators said it might be a sign, that the game is not over, I guess they were right ^^


DiscoWasp

If it was BT sport the commentator was Steve McManaman, who scored in a Champions League final for Madrid - which makes it even funnier


lajotaylape

We need that video.


TEFL_job_seeker

Did he really say that??


jesuisgeenbelg

It was on BT so wouldn't surprise me


Bertz-2-

Yes. They also said city was going to the final at one point.


getoffredditandstudy

*subs De Bruyne and mahrez*


Eftsy03

KdB was pretty useless today and it was Gundogans build up play that lead to the City goal. It was the right move from Pep to boot him off.


DavidSilva21

KdB was knackered. I am not sure what was the reason for it. I know hes been immense this whole last month. I think he was just mentally exhausted perhaps.


tch2349987

Too many games played in a calendar year, klopp said it, KdB confirms it.


mugurg

De Bruyne->Ilkay, understandable. Mahrez->Fernandinho, ridiculous.


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Fanott

You are right. This is Reddit results based analysis at its finest.


wakkarnc

Post hoc ergo propter hoc \*pushes glasses up further on nose\*


JonA3531

>Mahrez->Fernandinho, ridiculous. Make sense considering that they want to defend the lead, no?


n10w4

yeah and if they didn't they would be mocking him for having pushed too hard when he should have defended.


Bloody-Nine

Honestly that was the right move. If he doesn't sub on Fernandinho and conceded two he gets absolutely rinsed for that decision. Subbing in Fernandinho for Mahrez was the right decision. No one thought we would bang in 3 goals in 5 minutes.


cherryreddracula

The loss hurts, but I still stand by Pep's decision. You can't predict the future.


theballisrond

>No one thought we would bang in 3 goals in 5 minutes. The whole planet knows real madrid would bang in 3 goals in 5 minutes.


gruenerGenosse

Real's plot armour is just too strong.


MaTrIx4057

> No one thought we would bang in 3 goals in 5 minutes. Yeah surely no one thought that. Like people never learn.


ZuReeTH

It's not like RM did it a couple of times before in this same CL.. one of those subs was enough, two was just too much imo


Lutzelien

Ilkay was so much better than De Bruyne today, who seemed surprisingly off. That was definitely a good call


altagainaltagain

Need their best fit for the oil money derby against Newcastle obviously


frankthepieking

Scenes when they lose 1 0


Cargeek3

unsubscribe


skyreal

Just look at Courtois shouting at Mendy in celebration. This doesn't look like a player who's down by two goals with 5 minutes left.


manuelblue

Love that. In the Spanish TV you could hear it pretty clear, that was a flex point


scarlet_stormTrooper

Thomas Müller scores the opening goal of 2012 UCL final in 83rd minute. Jupp Heynckes subs Müller off 87th min 4 mins later for Van Buyten to stack his defense. Drogba scores one minute later and Bayern looked completely different in ET. Bayern lose on penalties. Jupp Heynckes instills a killer instinct in his squad the next year in which they never relent any score line and continue attack. Bayern wins first German treble. I like to think the Champions league winners since that moment have all taken a direct attacking approach with outstanding offensive juggernauts. Always forward never back. Look at the teams that knocked out Pep Guardiola after that. Bayern were slow and played possession and lost in Knock-outs after being in 3 UCL finals out of the 4 years prior to Peps arrival at Bayern. Always attack. More goals wins.


bluwuffel

"Whichever team scores more goals usually wins." - Michael Owen


xpyrolegx

-will buxton


moonski

imagine the pause after "more goals..." and smug look buxton would have dropping that knowledge


Arsenalfan94

🅿️


WawawaMan

If we win, Mendy will be the hero right up there with Rodry. This save when everything was lost was pure heart.


BrainlessArch

Dont forget tibo


ItzLeoo

Can’t even blame him for that goal. Mahrez hit it so well. Real in the champions league is a delight to watch


Dio_my_senpai

He thought mahrez was going to pass it was unpredictable that he shot there you can see tibos feet gk to the opposite side of the shot in the replay


tinhtinh

It was a split second decision, if he went big and got megged, he'd get memed. He went low and Mahrez hit it high. It's not the same as a one on one, just unlucky.


WawawaMan

For sure. But he's always the MVP on defense ;)


nunziantimo

Aged like wine


MindMaster115

I dont even like Madrid but gotta give credit where it's due No one would have blamed him if it entered bc it seemed beyond possible


epicfire77

nice


Jonfettsack

uh looks like you did it


emre23

Well this was outrageous in hindsight


SleepTightLilPuppy

All of Courtouis' saves are also ridiculous in hindsight. Man is putting up the performance of a lifetime and isn't even the most impressive player on the pitch. What a game.


Doczera

Tbf he gambled on the City goaland got burned for it, which put Real in th hole to start with.


Schnurzelburz

His view was blocked by the defender, otherwise he may have had it, he was close enough.


PrasantGrg

Tbh the fact his view was blocked would be the main reason to stick to the near post. With the defender running in, a shot to the far post would have been pretty well covered.


formthrowawayplease

when do keepers ever just stick on the near post? The all near post goals are saveable idea is a myth anyway


BelDeMoose

He was by far the most impactful player on the pitch imo. Several unbelievable, world class saves, often so subtle that no one in the stadium seemed to notice. City would've won 4 0 with a lesser keeper in goal.


Switchnaz

he completely flopped this though.


ThePr1d3

French pundit "This is a sign for Madrid"


zeledonia

The commentator on the US stream said something like “That is the save of the Champions League tournament, if Real Madrid somehow find a way back.”


ANAL_TOOTHBRUSH

Yeah, thought to myself, “yeah ok but they won’t, so good effort on the block but won’t matter either way” LOL


FalconsBlewA283Lead

I watched this in real time and was like “meh who cares” and I realize how dumb that was now lmao


felinelawspecialist

Courtouis had some MF diamond hands like waaaaat


cliff_huck

Diamond toes too. Him pushing Grealish's next attempt just wide with that out stretched leg was just as clutch.


MU5A988

They thought it didnt matter


Lacabloodclot9

Shades of Dembele v Liverpool


dezmodez

Narrator: It apparently did...


Eggnogin

I've made a huge mistake...


Far-Term8667

Supporting United?


SparklyEarlAv32

Not if he has done it since the 2000s and has been in a coma for the last 10 years


normal242

The dream


eplekjekk

Imagine waking up to the current United team ... 😫


normal242

I do that everyday mate 😞


jcquinn8

I honestly was thinking it didn’t matter and now it’s 3-1 Madrid


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SadNYSportsFan-11209

Dude


CETERIS_PARTYBUS

Pitted, so pitted.


dskoro

Whuplaaa


3pacman6

Next say how funny it would be if I won the lottery


Sietemadrid

It would be so funny if I won the lottery


Klusten

Edit: HOLY SHIT


HAHAHA0kay

Nope


TheChairHugger

RemindMe! 1 week


MindMaster115

This is genuinely the funniest (unintentionally) timed comment I have ever seen and I wish I could award it


jamesac11

You can. Go to coins and claim your free award.


Java_Beans

Done. I got you.


Party_Python

JAMIE TARTT DO DO DODO DODO


misosoup616

jamie tartt would have converted


Serdtsag

FOOTBALL IS LIFE


WestTexasCoyote

Football is also death 😔


SpookDootDude

No way


djkamayo

Si Way


The_g0d_f4ther

He knew there’s no way he would make that comment randomly


gravedigga1313

suiiiiiiiii


youth-in-asia18

si güey


Creepy_Trip_4382

Si chaval\*


archip00p

What the fuck...


iSparkerium

called it lmao


Swing-Prize

both goals were in by the time he posted before edit... just scroll over his post to see the time, in reality 2 goals were in for 2 minutes already..


mint4condition

maybe not in his stream


horrorboii

This aged well


Agent-Nobody

We found Zidane Account bois


Kal-Kent

Real Madrid after Grealish chance: and I took that personally


tbdjdb2

Please make a comment about it being funny if real scored 3 more


FNC_Luzh

LOL


ydktbh

would be hilarious if a thicc hijabi dmed me aha ha 🙄


McTulus

Now that Ramadan is over there's no holding back eh, eh? *wink wink*


Far-Term8667

Mate we need to scan your brain


sevenaccts7777

Whats the stock market doing tomorrow?


AnybodyEffective8349

how funny it would be if u/AnybodyEffective8349 passed him exams with good marks huh


cr7momo16

Brooooooooo


thedominoeffect_

You caused this


banana-is-apeeling

I hate you


InterPool_sbn

Do you also think it would be hilarious if I suddenly become a billionaire? Please say yes, you fu*king oracle 😃


__Girth__Brooks__

You’re a fucking seer or some shit


arijitlive

Please tell me next powerball numbers. I will share 50% of it.


Sk8ter87

Are you the script writer?


vinkanos

As a city fan, i dont like you


A15Smith22

He’s the messiah!


Corteaux81

Well, fuck. Lotto numbers pls.


AmazedCoder

Alright mate I need to know where Bitcoin price is going next


theytook-r-jobs

80m luxury sub fucked up


Lord_TimothyDexter

This man is a time traveler


theBLboy

Dude tell my future too, please.


SarcasticHumanAss

It definitely is now


sventhegoat

Potentially game winning now. That’s crazy


reviroa

if we go through this is going to be an all time iconic cl play


Handzister

Oof that's gonna sting at 2-1


Sgt-Cumstain

Prophet


EliteKill

He posted this after the 2-1


germanefficiency

Prophet


4ssteroid

How about 3-1


emaho84000

Profit?


FifaDK

Repeat.


addandsubtract

*Profit


Ld511

Both sides have missed some timely chances today


itsTizzit

Grilić


AcePilot95

[Grillitsch, Grillitsch, Grillitsch!](https://www.transfermarkt.de/florian-grillitsch/profil/spieler/195736)


4ssteroid

Grilled edge


fucknazis101

The balls on Camavinga to play that pass


wewdepiew

Yeah no one's talking about that. Realistically the only way he could've gone and yet the trust in the last man to pass backwards...mad composure


getoffredditandstudy

Man saved the tie.


TripleCaptain99

Why are people giving Grealish shit as if he didn't do everything right there ?


pisspoordecisions

If anything that’s 100% on Foden for not putting a foot on it


SpacemanD13

Foden 100% needed to get a foot on that. He knew the defender was there.


Lewy_H

It's like 3 foot away, he's not getting a foot on it


Perpete

Well, he should put his three foot on it then. Sheesh...


RedMoon14

Huge IQ play.


n10w4

yeah, not sure what he was doing there. A toe on that and they're through (well, who knows, maybe that only means RM need to score 3 in stoppage, which is only a handful of human sacrifices)


swampyunderpants

i mean it literally hit his foot and he did nothing with it/wasn't ready for it.


pisspoordecisions

Before that he should have slid in, he stopped cause it looks like he assumed it was going in


KhonMan

Yeah cos it's fucking hard to react to a ball kicked about a foot away from you. Maybe he could've been a bit more prepared but this is a crazy ask


Valjeaning

Grealish was incredible those few minutes he played, proper shocked me as a Madridista, what a baller, should have played more


ValleyFloydJam

Cos for some stupid reason people have decided to add him to the list of players people hate on for no good reason. The other chance was an amazing save too.


Averdian

Crazy how the weight of this moment completely changed 5 minutes later Also how insane of Grealish to dribble past the keeper from such a tight angle, would legit have been an impressive goal


BelDeMoose

Yeah man, everyone bitching at grealish but he embarrassed the Madrid defence twice and was only prevented from scoring by a world class save and a world class clearance. Give the guy a break.


e36_maho

Yup. Dude was impressive and I thought "now we're done" twice. He was freaking scary.


ValleyFloydJam

Too true, it's like the fella pissed in there cornflakes.


Arantes_

Everything about this is surreal. The clearance is crazy enough, but then it hit Foden after it was cleared, then Madrid gets two goals...


BallhogOrMVP

Great calves


e36_maho

Assuming you're talking about grealish. That's what I thought yesterday too, wtf are those massive calves?


Papamje

Fuck this, where is the replay of Courtois' save just a minute after this one, pure porn


gizmostrumpet

"I left to win trophies"


jjgill27

As a fellow villan, I’m loling right here with you.


gizmostrumpet

Champions of Europe, they'll never sing that!


Rickcampbell98

Shout it louder for the people in the back lol.


Trust-the-brocess

tbf he will win the prem in his first season (in all likelihood)


BludFlairUpFam

Not if Aston Villa stop him


itsbraille

We need to do the business against Burnley so we can play U23s against Liverpool, can’t risk hurting the cause.


robbicio

This is why you never give up. 4 minutes later and this moment makes all the more difference


looped10

this is what won the game. it kinda feels like foden could've done more and sorta ball watched.


ValleyFloydJam

Tbh I think that's a tad harsh, it's all very quick and close.


KJones77

Well this proved gigantic


patiperro_v3

Huge from Mendy, right up there with the other Real Madrid goals in importance.


FookinSatellites

That's the moment it all turned upside down


rScoobySkreep

Should’ve worn normal shin guards


Ryponagar

TIL Florian Grillitsch plays for City now


Wunsen

Inject


Jeffery_Boyardee

Holy fucking holy


Masson011

reminds me of Bellamy's goal for City vs Man utd


juragan_12

This could be the turning point of the match. Mendy was the MOTM for me


oe_wa

Was as important as the goals


hugoboum

there's no post of courtois foot parade just later ?


Valjeaning

Grealish was incredibly dangerous those few minutes he played, don’t understand why pep didn’t play him more, what a baller. Shocked me as a Madrid fan


lowesbros22

Grealish didnt shoot it, he cleared it


gurasoguras

We didn't know how crucial that was...


Born_Falcon_987

This is why I love football. This exact situation


Lord_TimothyDexter

Wow I guess sometimes it all adds up


FreakDJ

This was the game changing moment.


jckfnckn

This is so much more important now


dezmodez

Whelp... Save of the century in hindsight...


jfkk

Game-winner


DrizzyVert

Ah yes this is it, the clearance that decided the tie, pain.


HelloMyNameIsItachi

That was crazyyy


boltyboy69

It hits Foden and still doesn't go in! Real Madrid have some kind of deal with the devil


dungrapid4

THE LUCK STARTED HERE. FUUUUUU


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100 mil pound chances


mbvalans

It didn't age well.


yourmumissothicc

Holy shit