Football is always unpredictable and we saw some shocking, not so shocking, and the normal outcomes in today’s game all over the top leagues in Europe.
The biggest of them all is the best team in Germany, Bayern Munich getting knocked out on penalties in the German DFB Pokal by second tier club Holstein Kiel after playing a 2-2 draw in the normal time. This is why we love cup competitions.
Elsewhere, somewhere in England precisely, Tottenham Hotspur with Mourinho couldn’t beat minnows Fulham to save their lives as they had to settle for a 1-1 draw, while Manchester City are definitely back after defeating Brighton through a Phil Foden goal to move four points within first place Manchester United on the EPL table.
Meanwhile Spurs former coach, Mauricio Pochettino finally guided a team to his first trophy after helping PSG to a 2-1 win over their rival Marseille in the Trophes des Champions in France. Yeah he choke!! because he has more trophies than Harry Kane..
In Italy there were no shocking experience apart from Ronaldo not scoring as Inter Milan, Juventus, and Napoli had to work really hard to move to the next round of the Copa Italia
A journey to Spain saw a Barcelona team without Messi advance into the Spanish Super cup final after defeating Real Sociedad 3-2 on penalties