LONDON: Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid 1-0 in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals, with Giroud scoring the decisive goal in the 68th minute in aerobic style.
Superstar Luis Suarez also could not save the team from defeat. The upside-down player got into an argument with his rival Antonio Rodiger.
According to the details, football competitions are going on on English soil. Atletico Madrid face Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League pre-quarter finals.
The game started aggressively. The relentless attacks continued but no goal was scored till the first half after which the match became thrilling.
In the 68th minute, Giroud surprised everyone by scoring a goal in aerobic style.
Atletico Madrid’s players became more enthusiastic with a lead of zero. Luis Suarez’s rival Antonio Rodiger collided with the famous player.
The two exchanged bitter words and fellow players and referees intervened. A 1-0 defeat shattered Atletico Madrid’s dream of moving to the top position.