A black night for Real Madrid.. What did the international newspapers say about the fall of the European champion against Manchester City?

Thursday 18/May/2023 – 11:54 AM

Cairo 24 monitors, for its followers, the comments of international newspapers, on the fall of the Real Madrid team, the champion of the last edition of the European Champions League, at the hands of Manchester City, 4-0 yesterday, and its farewell to the championship in the semi-final round.

International newspaper comments

Spanish newspaper Marca

Marca newspaper said in its cover of today’s issue, that yesterday was a black night for Real Madrid, as the team suffered from nightmares for 90 minutes, and Courtois helped the team not to lose by a big score.

Spanish AS newspaper

The sadness of Frenchman Karim Benzema, Real Madrid captain, topped the cover of AS newspaper for today’s issue, as it was headlined “For crying”, and said that City made Real Madrid bid farewell to the Champions League with a result of history.

Spanish newspaper Sport

Sport newspaper reported on its cover today that Real Madrid’s fall against Manchester City was harsh, as Guardiola succeeded in leading the Citizens towards qualifying with a historic result against Real Madrid.


Mirror English newspaper

The Portuguese Bernardo Silva, the Manchester City player, topped the cover of the Mirror newspaper for today’s issue, as it was headlined by the “Golden Bernardo”, after scoring two goals in qualifying for his team.


Guardian English newspaper

The Guardian newspaper headlined today’s cover, “Real Madrid destroyed”, as it said that the wonderful City, led by a brace from Bernardo Silva, managed to qualify for the Champions League final and oust the European champion.


The result of the Real Madrid and Manchester City match

Manchester City defeated Real Madrid 4-0 in the match that brought them together at the Etihad Stadium, as part of the second leg of the Champions League semi-finals; Pep Guardiola’s team reached the final with a score of 5-1 on aggregate.