Bayern Munich hosted Real Madrid in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-final on Wednesday evening.
In a competitive contest between two of Europe’s heavyweights, Bayern took an early lead through Joshua Kimmich.
However, a Marcelo equaliser just before half-time and a winner from Marco Asensio in the second half meant the holders returned to the Spanish capital in pole position to reach next month’s final in Kiev, Ukraine.
FIFA.com breaks down the biggest moments of Wednesday’s match with a photo gallery.
The winner of the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League will represent Europe at the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018 at the end of the year.
Author: Nancy Parker
Nancy Parker is a five time Emmy Award winning journalist and seven time Emmy nominee who has spent almost twenty five years covering news in South Louisiana. She has anchored every prime time newscast at WVUE FOX8 during her twenty year tenure in New Orleans.