Champions League Qualification: FC Steaua Bucuresti 0 - 5 Man City; Aguero misses two penalties, scores hat-trick in City rout
FOOTBALL By Reuters | August 17th 2016 | 1 min read
Sergio Aguero missed two penalties in the first 20 minutes and then scored a hat-trick as Manchester City romped to a 5-0 win at Steaua Bucharest in the first leg of their Champions League playoff on Tuesday.
David Silva and Nolito were also on target against the crestfallen former European champions who were spared an even heavier defeat as the visitors hit the woodwork three times.
Borussia Moenchengladbach also took a big step towards qualifying for the group stage with a 3-1 victory at Swiss side Young Boys.
Former European champions Ajax Amsterdam were held 1-1 at home by Russians Rostov while Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb also had to settle for a 1-1 draw at home to Austrians Salzburg.
Kenyan midfielder Linton Maina signs for Bundesliga top tier side Koln