Olivier Giroud scored a Champions League goal for the ages as Chelsea beat Atletico Madrid 1-0 in Bucharest to seal a vital away-leg advantage.

In a tight round of 16 first-leg tie – played in Hungary rather than Madrid due to travel restrictions between Spain and England – Giroud’s stunning second-half bicycle kick decided the contest for Thomas Tuchel’s Blues.

The result means Chelsea take an away-goal advantage back to Stamford Bridge, leaving Diego Simeone’s Atletico with a huge task for the return leg.

It was meant to be Thomas Tuchel’s big European test as Chelsea boss but Diego Simeone’s side offered little or nothing going forward.


Tiger Woods Taken to Hospital After Being Injured in Los Angeles Car Crash

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods has been taken to hospital after being injured in a car crash in Los Angeles, police have said.

The golf star had to be cut out of the vehicle by firefighters and paramedics following the accident on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes on Tuesday morning.

LA County Sheriff’s Department said: “The driver and sole occupant was identified as PGA golfer, Eldrick ‘Tiger’ Woods.

“Mr Woods was extricated from the wreck with the ‘jaws of life’ by Los Angeles County firefighters and paramedics, then transported to a local hospital by ambulance for his injuries.”


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