Real Madrid all but sealed their passage into the quarter-final of the Champions League with a 2-0 away victory against AS Roma . ...
Real Madrid all but sealed their passage into the quarter-final of the Champions League with a 2-0 away victory against AS Roma.
The game hanged just before the hour mark when Marcelo's throw-in opened up room for Cristiano Ronaldo down the left wing. The Portuguese cut inside with a trademark flick and his deflected shot found its way into the net beyond an outstretched Wojciech Szczesny.
Salah created the spark for the Italian side but they failed to break down the CatalansSubstitute Jese Rodriguez scored the second and final goal of the evening for the visitors firing past helpless SczcencyElsewhere tonight, Gent lost out 3-2 to visitors Wolfsburg after coming from 3-0 down.Goals from Sven Kums and Malian defender Kalifa Coulibaly in the final 10 minutes ensured that the fixture remains alive heading to the second leg in Germany.A Julian Draxler brace as well as Max Kruse's strike on the hour mark guaranteed victory for the German side.
Simon Moses lasted for an hour for the Belgian team and was unable to create the spark needed for the win. They now have a difficult task in the return leg after conceding 3 goals at home.Great goal from Draxler. pic.twitter.com/mHDoAI4ikS— Gaz (@MidKnightGaz) February 17, 2016
NAHHHHH Stop that Draxler 😅😅😅 pic.twitter.com/9Ie7pNHkbH— Footy Accumulators (@FootyAccums) February 17, 2016