Football Today, May 4, 2022: Real Madrid and Manchester City are battling to join Liverpool in the Champions League final

The Champions League round of 16 produced even more drama last night, but Real Madrid and Manchester City could kick things up a notch later.

Liverpool are already in this month’s showpiece and with a slim advantage City will be hoping to join them.

Real Madrid v Manchester City

After last week’s thrilling first leg, Real and City find themselves with Pep Guardiola’s side taking a 4-3 lead at the Bernabeu.

Vinicius Junior scored a thrilling breakaway goal in the upside-down encounter and City will have to keep the Brazilian quiet in Madrid.

We focus on the 21-year-old, who has had an outstanding season for Carlo Ancelotti’s men.

For all the latest team news and key match facts, read our match preview to keep up to date ahead of the game.

And to follow the game live, you can enjoy tonight’s LiveScore Watch with host Jack Collins and guest Eli Mengem.

Liverpool reaction

Luis Diaz was the catalyst for Liverpool’s second-half comeback at Villarreal

Villarreal scared the Reds away on a dramatic night at El Madrigal.

But the visitors showed their class in the end, scoring three second-half goals to go 5-2 on aggregate.

We have all the reaction to Jurgen Klopp’s side reaching a third Champions League final in five years and a third cup final of the season.

And there’s more

Our latest transfer gossip column focuses on Manchester United goals as the opening of the summer window draws ever closer.

And LiveScore Daily will keep you up to date with all the latest breaking football news throughout the day.

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