German “Borussia” and the Polish “Legia” has set a new record in the history of the UEFA Champions League, scoring in one game 12 goals to two. Meeting of the fifth round of the group stage of the main competition on the night on November 23 ended with the score 8:4 in favor of the team from Dortmund.

The previous record was set in 2003 in the game “Monaco” – “Deportivo”, it was scored 11 goals (8:3).

More goals were scored only in the Cup of Champions (this were the name of the tournament until 1991). In 1969, “Feyenord” beat “Reykjavik,” with a score of 12:2.

Also for the first time in the history of the tournament in the first half, had scored seven goals. And Dortmund scored five times in 16 minutes, setting another record in the Champions League.

Following this match the players of Polish club established another achievement is the amount of goals scored and conceded in the group stage of the tournament. In five matches Legia had scored 32 goals. The previous record since 1999 belonged to the “Manchester United” (31 goals).

In addition, the Warsaw club repeated the BATE record for number of goals conceded (24), mounted in the 2014-15 season.

The results of other matches of Saturday:

CSKA – Bayer

1:1

Monaco – Tottenham

2:1

“Sporting” – “Real”

1:2

“Copenhagen” – “Port”

0:0

“Leicester” – “Bruges”

2:1

Sevilla – Juventus

1:3

“Dynamo” ZG – Lyon

0:1

At the end of the tour, as Monaco, Bayer Leverkusen, real Madrid, Leicester and Juventus reached the knockout stages, while CSKA has lost chances to continue struggle, but can still get into the Europa League.



Borussia Dortmund and Legia established record of performance in the Champions League 23.11.2016

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