CommentaryReporting by Paul Brown @mancity


Opta Stat 🔢

City didn't make a substitute in tonight's 1-1 draw with RB Leipzig, becoming the first team to make no subs in a Champions League game since Manchester United in October 2018 against Juventus. 


Opta Stat 🔢

Riyad Mahrez is the fifth African player to score 20 Champions League goals, after Mohamed Salah (44), Didier Drogba (44), Samuel Eto'o (30) and Sadio Mané (27). Greats.


Match Report 📝

The official take from Leipzig 1-1 City, by our journalist Jonathan Smith.


Matchday Live 📺

It’s finishes 1-1 here at the Red Bull Arena.

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It finishes 1-1 here at the Red Bull Arena.

It’s a tale of two halves – City dominating and scoring through Riyad Mahrez in the first and Leipzig coming back and equalising through Josko Gvardiol in the second.

Not a bad result all in all in this first leg.


Stoppage time announced

It's going to be two minutes added at the end of the 90 here.



Yellow card for Henrichs after a poor foul on Gundogan.


Sub for the hosts

Raum on. Halstenberg off.


Jumping Jack

Grealish relieves a bit of pressure as he wins a free-kick after being fouled on the way out of defence.


Subs for Leipzig

Haidara and Poulsen on. Schlager and Silva off.