Europe: Leeds and Manchester City Stroll into the Quarter Finals

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Leeds, comfortable 3-0 winners from the first leg of the European Cup, left Hungary 3-2 winners and 6-2 overall. Ferencvaros made it a tad difficult and had Leeds worried for a few moments when the home side went 2-0 up. Leeds switched to third gear and swiftly pegged back the Hungarian’s lead, eventually winning 3-2. Leeds will now face Standard Liege in the Quarter Finals in March.

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2-0 down? No problem. Leeds about to fightback the deficit with a torpedo free kick from Giles.

2-0 down? No problem. Leeds about to fightback the deficit with a torpedo free kick from Giles.

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Meanwhile Manchester City hosted Lierse after a nervous draw abroad. City showed their true talent by sweeping aside their opponents 3-0, without too much trouble. They now face Portugal’s Academica in the qQuarter Finals of the Cup Winners Cup.

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2-0 up and City have another corner.

2-0 up and City have another corner.

 

The cross comes over and Lee is first to the ball.

The cross comes over and Lee is first to the ball.

 

Lee's header reaches Summerbee.

Lee’s header reaches Bell.

 

City make it 3-0 in a very comfortable match for them.

Bell scores and City win 3-0 in a very comfortable match for them.

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