Real Madrid hosted Malmo in their Group A clash. Real Madrid won 8 - 0 & secured themselves the top spot of their Group. Real Madrid found themselves as a team & their Football again after tonight's "sparring game" which was all one way. Benzema & Cristiano Ronaldo each got themselves a HAT-TRICK, the latter 4 goals. Here is the order of goals scored:
- Benzema 12th min, 1 - 0
- Benzema 24th min, 2 - 0
- Cristiano Ronaldo 39th min, 3 - 0
- Cristiano Ronaldo 47th min, 4 - 0
- Cristiano Ronaldo 49th min, 5 - 0
- Cristiano Ronaldo 58th min, 6 - 0
- Kovacic 70th min, 7 - 0
- Benzema 73rd min, 8 - 0
Atletico de Madrid visited Benfica to play for the top spot of Group C. The final result a 1 - 2 victory for Atletico de Madrid with goals from Saul in the 33rd min & Vietto in the 55th min. Things got complicated for the Spanish Club thereafter as the locals lifted & managed a goal through Mitroglou in the 75th min.
At. Madrid managed to keep out Benfica to finally win.
Sevilla FC hosted Juventus in their Group D game. Sevilla had said goodbye to the Champions League but wanted to secure the Group third spot for the Europa League. Apart from this they wanted to go out with a win for their fans.
The final result was a 1 - 0 victory for Sevilla FC with goal from ex-Juventus forward Fernando Llorente in the 66th min. Juventus thereafter reacted & made Sevilla suffer but the Spaniards held on. Pride pulled them through into Europa League.
Tomorrow more Champions League Football with FC Barcelona & Valencia CF in action.