This past week the UEFA Champions League returned with the first leg of the quarter-finals. We’re down to the eight best teams in Europe and the stakes are higher than ever. If you missed any of the action, here is a brief recap. Paulo Dybala struck twice as Juventus downed Barcelona, 3-0. La Blaugrana find themselves down by quite a wide margin yet again and will need another miracle if they are to advance to the next round. Monaco defeated Dortmund 3-2, with Real Madrid target Kylian Mbappe netting twice. Antoine Griezmann’s controversial penalty gave Atletico a 1-0 victory over underdogs Leicester. Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid come back from 1-0 down to beat Bayern Munich, 2-1, scoring both goals and becoming the first ever player to score 100 European goals. Well, that’s all for the first legs of the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals. Don’t forget to check out the second legs next week to see who will be advancing to the semi-finals.
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