Monaco beats Dortmund to reach Champions League semifinals


Meanwhile, Dortmund bow out after a tie overshadowed by the bomb attack on the team's bus last week that forced the first leg to be postponed by a day.

MONACO attempt to reach the Champions League semi-finals when they take on Borussia Dortmund.

Monaco leads 3-2 from the first leg heading into Wednesday evening's match at Stade Louis II.

It's the second-legs of the Champions League quarterfinals on Fox Sports.

Why did U.S. really attack Syria?
Western hysteria over alleged chemical attack should not hamper efforts to solve the crisis, he added. Damascus highly values Moscow's position on the USA aggression, he said.

Kylian Mbappe and Radamel Falcao struck early as Monaco reached the Champions League semi-finals with a 3-1 home win over Borussia Dortmund in an enthralling game that sealed a 6-3 aggregate victory.

"The police was there to escort us and we asked them why we couldn't move and they just said 'for safety reasons.' You can imagine that eight days after the attack that [this is] the worst thing that can happen".

Leaving aside the hard circumstances of the first leg, the scale of the task facing 1997 European champions Dortmund is a huge one - prior to this week only two teams had won a Champions League knockout tie after losing the first leg at home.

The French side are also in the driving seat in Ligue 1, three points ahead of champions Paris St Germain with six games left, having scored 90 goals in 32 games. However, the competition was shorter then - Dynamo went straight from the group stage to the quarter-finals, while Monaco needed to beat Manchester City in the last 16 before facing Dortmund.

Former Iranian President Says Donald Trump Is Not Really In Charge
One big question is why Raisi would risk a run for the presidency if he has ambitions to become supreme leader as many speculate. Raisi also formally registered for the electoral race on Friday and is expected to be Rouhani's biggest contender.

That proved to be enough to take Monaco over the line, and they will be in the draw for the last four. "We played well in Dortmund in the second half despite the circumstances".

If Dortmund are going to overcome Monaco, with away goals certainly not on their side, then Reus will need to perform. The lead by 3-2 from the first leg but they will know that their opponents are still very risky on the break and have a lot of good players in their side.

"We started well with one or two risky moves where we found some space and then conceded an unlucky goal", said Tuchel.

Much like in the first leg, the action was end to end and Bernardo Silva crashed a free header straight at Burki, while at the other end Sahin saw a curling 25-yard free-kick hit the inside of the right post and bounce clear. We're the team that's played the most games in all of Europe. I try to do what I know how to do and for now it's working.

[ April 20, 2017 ] Jeremy Corbyn Promises to 'Overturn Rigged System' Main Story
Answering questions, Mr Corbyn said Labour's manifesto would be "fully costed and will be all accounted for and paid for". However this idea has not yet got the backing of the leader of the opposition Jeremy Corbyn, the report said.