The Portuguese Artur Dias will referee Real Madrid-Manchester City


The Portuguese Artur Dias will be in charge of refereeing this Tuesday the first leg of the Champions League semifinals between Real Madrid and Manchester City at the Santiago Bernabéu (9:00 p.m.), UEFA reported this Sunday.

Dias, 43, will direct a match for the white team in the highest European competition for the fourth time. The first time he met with the madridistas was in a clash in the 2017-18 ‘Champions’ group stage against APOEL Nicosia in Cyprus (0-6).

Subsequently, he also led the defeat of those from Chamartín against CSKA Moscow at the Santiago Bernabéu (0-3) in the group stage of the 2018-19 season and the draw, also in the same round of the 2019-20 season, against Paris Saint-Germain (2-2).