Tuesday, September 27, 2016

UEFA Champions League, Group G: Lions, Foxes Come Up Winners

Two Group G games are set to be contested on Tuesday in the UEFA Champions League.  The hosts are listed first with kickoff times set for 11:45 AM Pacific Time.

At Copenhagen, Denmark:

Stefano Denswil (OG-53'), Thomas Delaney (64'), Federico Santander (69', that's him celebrating while a dejected Stefan Denswil looks on), and Mathias Jorgensen (90'+2) each scored once as FC Copenhagen demolished visiting Club Brugge 4-0.

Polfoto photo (via Associated Press) by Jens Dresling

At Leicester, England:

Islam Slimani scored the only goal of the match in the 25th minute as Leicester City defeated visiting FC Porto 1-0.  Here's a reaction by visiting Dragons (and ex-Real Madrid) goalkeeper Iker Casillas.

Associated Press photo by Rui Vieira

Group G Standings:

1. Leicester City (GP: 2; GD: +4; PTS: 6)
2. FC Copenhagen (GP: 2; GD: +4; PTS: 4)
3. FC Porto (GP: 2; GD: -1; PTS: 1)
4. Club Brugge (GP: 2; GD: -7; PTS: 0)

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