From another Lionel Messi masterpiece to a dramatic and bizarre Carabao Cup final, here's how Europe's top clubs fared at the weekend.
Manchester City have successfully defended their Carabao Cup title, defeating Chelsea 4-3 on penalties in a thrilling final at Wembley.
Manchester City retained the Carabao Cup after Raheem Sterling capped off a dramatic penalty shootout with the winning strike.
Raheem Sterling scores the winning penalty in a shootout as Manchester City win the Carabao Cup over Chelsea.
Carabao Cup: Sergio Aguero (109') Chelsea 0-0 Manchester City MANCHESTER, England — Raheem Sterling showed his strength of character by taking the winning penalty in Manchester City's Carabao Cup victory over Chelsea, according to Pep Guardiola.
The England international was City's fifth penalty taker after Sunday's Wembley final finished goalless, and the City boss compared Sterling to an NBA star, who is prepared to take the clutch shot in a tight game.
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