By Wisdom Peter,
As the UEFA Champions League continues, these are results obtained after Tuesday, February 19th night matches.
Liverpool 0 – 0 Bayern Munich
English Premier league Topsitters, Liverpool, held to goalless draw by German Bundesliga gaints, Bayern Munich at Annfield.
Liverpool tried not to repeat Manchester United’s mistake last week, losing 0-2 to Paris Saint German at home.
The Reds have struggled to maintain their top position in the league this season under manager Jurgen Kloop as fans continue to hope for better results, after a long league title drought.
Bayern Munich which has always been Bundesliga favorite and leading the Germany league after a torturing start of season Bayern Munich showed all their UEFA Champions League experience and quality in the match but were denied a single by the home side Liverpool.
Olympic Lyonnais 0 – 0 Barcelona Lyon, an always top 4 presence in Ligue 1 fought hard, denying Spanish
giants, Barcelona an away goal.
Although Barcelona showed their class and influential football tactics, Lyon still had the power and zeal to over-ride them much pretty as the home team.
Barca had a total of 25 shots but only five on target and their best chance came in the last minute.
Lyon made multiple threatening attempts during Half time, and were holding on in the closing stages as Lionel Messi tried in vain to open up the home defence.
The second legs will be at the Nou Camp and Munich on March 13.