Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid LIVE: Champions League score and goal updates as Vinicius Jr scores first

Introduction to this article:
Thomas Tuchel is seeking solutions for the “very dangerous” Jude Bellingham as Bayern Munich host Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final.

Bayern Munich dominate early but trail

Bayern Munich started the game superbly but found themselves behind at the break after Vinicius Junior’s goal in the 24th minute. Despite dominating possession and creating chances, they were unable to find the back of the net in the first half.

Real Madrid take the lead against the run of play

Real Madrid took the lead against the run of play with Vinicius Junior finishing a superb defense-splitting pass from Toni Kroos. This goal came as Bayern Munich was spurning several early opportunities, leaving them trailing in the first leg of the semi-final.

Madrid gain control in the later stages of the first half

As the first half progressed, Real Madrid began to gain some form of control over the game. Although Bayern Munich started strongly, Madrid’s defense held firm and they were able to push forward and create some chances of their own.

Bayern Munich with missed opportunities

Throughout the first half, Bayern Munich had several opportunities to score but were unable to capitalize on them. A missed free-kick and a shot that whistled past the post were just a couple of instances where Bayern failed to convert their chances into goals.

Real Madrid’s defensive efforts pay off

Real Madrid’s defensive efforts paid off as they successfully thwarted Bayern Munich’s attacking plays. With strong performances at the back and good organization, Real Madrid managed to maintain their lead going into halftime.

Madrid lead Bayern Munich 1-0 at halftime

At halftime, Real Madrid held a 1-0 lead over Bayern Munich. Despite Bayern’s dominance in the early stages of the match, it was Real Madrid who took the lead with Vinicius Junior’s goal. The second half promises to be an exciting battle between two European giants.

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