Niguez’s sublime solo goal put Atletico Madrid in control of their
Champions League semi-final against German giants Bayern Munich.
jinked past a clutch of Bayern defenders before curling into the
corner, giving the home side a narrow first-leg lead to take to Germany.
Bayern dominated the second half, David Alaba hitting the bar from 35 yards and Arturo Vidal’s strike forcing a save.
Fernando Torres poked against the post in a rare counter as Atletico held on.
teams will meet at Bayern’s Allianz Arena on Tuesday to decide who will
meet Manchester City or Real Madrid in the final on 28 May.