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Champions League: Atletico beat Bayern Munich in semi-final first leg

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By Euronews
Champions League: Atletico beat Bayern Munich in semi-final first leg

<p>Atletico Madrid gave themselves the upper hand in their Champions League semi-final with five-times winners Bayern Munich after winning the first leg 1-0 at the Vicente Calderon Stadium.</p> <p>Saul Niguez got Atletico off to the ideal start on 11 minutes, weaving his way through the German lines to finish with a delightful curling effort.</p> <p>It turned out to be the only goal of the encounter.</p> <p>The Spaniards head to the Allianz Arena next week for the decisive second leg with a slight advantage as they hunt a second Champions League final appearance in three seasons.</p>