UCL AT HALF: Spurs lead Real; Man City, Liverpool level

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A mixed bag of first half results for the three Premier League sides at play in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday.

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Hosts Tottenham Hotspur have an early edge and pair of injuries versus Real Madrid, Liverpool’s been frustrated by a Maribor side it beat 7-0 two weeks ago, and Man City came back to equalize in Naples.

Besiktas 1-1 Monaco (FT)

Cenk Tosun scored a penalty kick to level the score in Turkey, all but clinching the group for Besiktas.

Porto 1-0 RB Leipzig

El Tri star Hector Herrera has the hosts ahead in a bid to control second place of Group G.


Spurs 1-0 Real Madrid

Toby Alderweireld‘s off injured, but Dele Alli slid past Nacho to give the hosts a lead over the two-time reigning holders at Wembley Stadium.

Napoli 1-1 Manchester City

Lorenzo Insigne has done something no one has done since Aug. 26, scoring the first goal of a match against Man City. Pepe Reina could only get a piece of Nicolas Otamendi’s headed equalizer, set up well by Ilkay Gundogan.

Liverpool 0-0 Maribor
Sevilla 1-0 Spartak Moscow
Borussia Dortmund 1-0 APOEL Nicosia
Shakhtar Donetsk 2-1 Feyenoord