Video Assistant Referral (VAr) was used for the first time in the tournament
The first leg of the pre-quarterfinal match between Riyal-AJX was played in Amsterdam.
Sports desk Spain's football club Rial Madrid defeated the club leg of Aegx's pre-quarterfinals 2-1 in the first leg. For the last 24 years Ajax team has not been able to beat Riyal. The first goal of the match was by Nicholas Tagliapko of AJX, but referee Damir Schomina canceled it with the help of Video Assistant Referral (VAr). The VAR is being used for the first time in the Champions League. Also for the first time a goal was rejected with the help of this technique.
Benzima and Asencio scored for Ryal
Riyal's Kareem Benjia scored the goal in the 60th minute to give the team 1-0 ahead. 15 minutes later, Azek's Hakim Jih scored the match on equal footing. Rial's Marco Assenio scored the goal in the 87th minute before the match ended. The second leg match between the two teams will be played on March 6.
On the other hand, in another match, England's club Tottenham Hotspur defeated Germany's Borussia Dortmund 3-0 in the first leg. Tottenham's star player Harry Kane and the Daily Eli did not play in this match. In spite of this, he made the match his name.
The first goal for Tottenham was in the 47th minute by Son-Hugh Min. He scored a goal from the inside of the box on the cross of Defender John Vertongan. In the 83rd minute of the match, John Vertongan scored the second goal. Three minutes later Fernando Torrent scored the third goal of the team. The second leg between the two teams will be on March 6.