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Man City star Silva sends message to UEFA after UCL exit

Champions League By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 11/04/2018

FC Naija

Manchester City forward Bernardo Silva has sent a message to UEFA to introduce VAR from next season following his side exit from Champions League in the hands of Liverpool on controversial circumstances.

The 23-year-old Portugal international saw team-mate Leroy Sane have a goal wrongly ruled out for offside which would have left the match finely poised at 3-2 to Liverpool on aggregate despite the final touch before he struck home coming off the Reds player James Milner.

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Jurgen Klopp men went on to win 5-1 through a couple of second-half goals from Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino and dump Cityzen from the tournament, leaving Bernardo to question the integrity of the competition.

Former Monaco attacking midfielder posted a message on his social media to thanks Manchester City fans and congratulate Premier League rival, Liverpool and wish them best of luck in their semi-final of the Champions League. 

Next up for Manchester City is a trip to Wembley to battle Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday evening.

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