Champions League: Man City thrash Olympiacos as Liverpool maul Atalanta

Manchester City easily recorded a 3-0 win against Greek side, Olympiacos as they picked up all points in the first leg of their Champions League group stage match.

The English team beat Porto 3 -1 and also demolished Marseille 3-0 in their previous matches. Goals from Ferran Torres, Gabriel Jesus, and Joao Cancelo sealed the win for the citizens.

Gabriel Jesus made his return from injury and scored a goal for City.

He said all three win in the group stage matches is good for their confidence as they prepare to face Liverpool at the weekend.

They now top Champions’ League Group C with Porto trailing behind with three points

In the other game, Diogo Jota inspired Liverpool to a 5-0 win against Atalanta on Tuesday, grabbing a hat-trick.

The Portuguese player netted a hat-trick in the away match becoming Liverpool’s 5th player to ever score a hat-trick in a Champions League game.

The reds had it easy for themselves in Italy although the home side tried getting one or two goals. They hit the woodwork once and failed to find the net with other chances.

Liverpool, however, could not stop scoring as they mauled the home side.

Jota had in Liverpool’s last Champions League match against Midtjylland scored the club’s 10,000th goal.

The reds dominated against Atalanta with 12 shots on goal against Atlanta’s 7 shots. Liverpool also recorded more ball possession (56 percent).

Salah, Mane, and Jota got all the goals for the reds as they prepare for their tough fixture against Man City over the weekend.

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