The match will be played in the Etihad behind closed doors like all the other Champions League matches this season. Football Fans from all over the globe will be extremely excited about the upcoming extravaganza, Champions League matches at such short intervals are a real rarity that will be observed and cherished by the fans. One-legged knockout ties have all the recipe for upsets! The Champions League tie between Real Madrid CF and Manchester City FC will be telecasted live all over the world and here are the details of where and when to watch the match. The match is scheduled for 7th August and the kickoff is at 20:00 British Summer Time (BST). The match will be available to watch on TV as well as on mobile devices.
The second leg of Manchester City vs. Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 is finally here after a delay of almost six months amid the COVID-19 pandemic. But in the United States, the match will be shown with different TV channel and live stream viewing options than those that existed when the two sides played the first leg back in February.
When Manchester City beat Real Madrid 2-1 at Estadio Santiago Bernabéu so many months ago, Turner Sports was the exclusive English language provider of Champions League action in the U.S. Now CBS has the rights, and the network is making Friday’s match at the City of Manchester Stadium available on both CBS Sports Network and CBS All Access.
Manchester City take a slight advantage into this second leg having narrowly won the opening tie 2-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu back in late February. Two late goals from Kevin De Bruyne and Gabriel Jesus stole the victory in that game and could prove important as the English side try to eliminate the Spanish champions from the competition tonight.
Real Madrid, on the other hand, had a successful return to competitive football with enviable form in the league, ultimately leapfrogging rivals FC Barcelona and claiming a record 34th La Liga title. Though confidence will be high, Los Blancos are a goal down on aggregate and are without captain Sergio Ramos for this tie as he is suspended following a red card in the first leg. Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez are also out.
It’s set to be an entertaining Champions League encounter with the winner heading to Portugal to see out the remainder of the tournament in a one-off, 12-day event. Read on to find out how to watch the match no matter where you are in the world.The recent report says the European powerhouse rue the decision not to let him leave back in July 2019.