Top 5 Best Matches in the History of the Champions League
Throughout the history of the Champions League, there have been many exciting matches. The publication FourFourTwo has compiled a list of the best among them. What does the top 5 look like?
5th place - Deportivo - AC Milan
The match between the teams took place in the 2003/2004 season. In the first quarter-final game, AC Milan won with a score of 4:1. In the second match, Deportivo made an incredible comeback (4:0) and advanced to the Champions League semi-finals!
4th place - AC Milan - Barcelona
The teams met in the final of the 1993/1994 Champions League. It seemed that victory was guaranteed for the Catalans, but the Rossoneri managed to surprise. AC Milan won with a score of 4:0.
3rd place - Manchester United - Bayern Munich
The final of the 1998/1999 Champions League is considered one of the greatest in history. Munich led 1:0, but in injury time, Ferguson's team scored two goals and snatched victory (2:1).
2nd place - Barcelona - PSG
In the first leg of the round of 16 in the 2016/2017 season, Parisians demolished Barcelona 4:0. In the return match, the Catalans made an incredible comeback, winning 6:1.
1st place - AC Milan - Liverpool
The best Champions League match was the final of the 2004/2005 season. Liverpool performed the Istanbul miracle, equalizing from 0:3 in six minutes. In the end, the Merseysiders won the penalty shootout 3:2.
Published by Patrick Jane