Vini Jr.’s goal at Etihad Stadium chosen as best from Champions League semi-finals

NEWS STORY. 05/05/2022

The Brazilian scored a fine solo goal against Manchester City in the first leg of the semi-final.

Vini Jr.’s goal against Manchester City in the first leg of the Champions League semi-final has been chosen as the best goal of the round by users of uefa.com. The Brazilian’s goal edged out his teammate Rodrygo, Coquelin (Villarreal) and Bernardo Silva (Manchester City) in the voting. Vini Jr. netted Real Madrid’s second of the clash at the Etihad Stadium after going on a sensational run. The forward picked up the ball inside his own half before dummying to let the ball go through Fernandinho’s legs and then sprinted for 50 metres to close in on Ederson’s goal, before slotting past the keeper.

Video.Vini Jr.: sublime run and finish to score Madrid's second