Published on February 24th, 2016 | by Daniel Cheeseman0
Report: Dynamo Kyiv 1-3 Manchester City – 24/02/16
A near full-strength City side took command of the Champions League last-16 tie against Dynamo Kiev with an impressive first-leg win in Ukraine
The Blues dominated the latter stages of the first half and Sergio Aguero slotted in an opener before a slick move let David Silva side-foot in a second.
Vitaliy Buyalskiy pulled one back for Kyiv with a deflected shot before he had another effort superbly saved by Joe Hart.
Nice to be back to the stadium where we won the 3rd consecutive tournament @sefutbol and to score again! Now to work 4 the final on Sunday
— David Silva (@21LVA) February 24, 2016
Yaya Toure curled in an excellent left-footed shot with pinpoint precision to restore City’s two-goal advantage.
Manuel Pellegrini fielded a weakened side in the FA Cup defeat by Chelsea on Sunday, but the City boss restored his side’s stars to the starting line-up on Wednesday and they put the club within reach of the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time.
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