Real Madrid Release (April 16-20) – Carly Benjamin

Real Madrid Release (April 16-20) – Carly Benjamin

April 18, 2017- Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-final, second leg

The quarter-final match of Real Madrid versus Bayern Munich took place in the Santiago Bernabéu, and was scoreless throughout the first half. However, Real Madrid came back strong in the second half to take the victory 4-2 against Bayern Munich. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick along with another goal scored by Marco Asensio. This win clinches Real Madrid a spot in the semifinal round of the Champions League.

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Cristiano Ronaldo made history during the quarter-final game against Bayern Munich by being the only player to score 100 goals in the Champions League. Not only is this a tremendous achievement, but Ronaldo obtained this by scoring a hat-trick.

This match against Bayern Munich was Sergio Ramos’s 100th Champions League game. This is an immense accomplishment as Ramos became the 30th player to ever reach this many appearances.

Upcoming Matches for Real Madrid:

On April 23 at 2:45 P.M. Eastern US time Real Madrid vs. Barcelona in La Liga.

On April 26 at 3:30 P.M. Eastern US time Real Madrid vs. Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga.

Featured Sources:

https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid=2453336.html?rss=2453336+Sergio+Ramos+plays+in+100th+Champions+League+game

http://www.espnfc.us/real-madrid/story/3107004/real-madrids-cristiano-ronaldo-first-to-score-100-champions-league-goals

Featured picture is from the Real Madrid Snapchat.

 

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