Twitter Reacts to Madrid Derby Second Leg

May 11, 2017 3:30 am

Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid faced off again in the second leg of the Champions League and the winner would be joining Juventus in the final. A fierce competition between the two teams saw Atletico win 2-1 but Real went through on aggregate. Here is how Twitter reacted to the match.

Before the match, the atmosphere was electric

Some statistics as we head into the clash.

10 minutes into the match and Atletico draw first blood with a beautiful header by Saul

Griezmann adds another fine goal to his kitty

Some fancy footwork by Luka Modric baffles the Atleti players

Real bang one back and cement their position over Atletico, courtesy a magnificent effort from Isco

Atletico probably would have pulled off one of the biggest upsets if it weren’t for this man Keylor Navas

There were 2 winners today, Atletico won the match but Real qualified for the final with an aggregate 4-2 lead.

Real Madrid manager speaks on the match


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