Christiano Ronaldo proved again to all football fans, why he is considered as the best footballer on the planet as he scored a brilliant hat-trick in the match against Bayern Munich. It was because of his goals that real Madrid was bale to beat Bayern Munich by 4-2 (6-3 on aggregate in favour of Real Madrid) in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals Tuesday to advance to the semifinals of the competition.
In the first leg also it was Ronaldo who scored twice to give 2-1 victory to Real Madrid. He was phenomenal in the match. Bayern Munich did fight well in the initials half of the match. But, in the second half, it was all Real Madrid that dominated the game. Get the complete Real Madrid 4-2 Bayern Munich highlights below.
Real Madrid 4-2 Bayern Munich Highlights Video
The match started with a great intensity as both the teams wanted to win the fixture and move to the semifinal. In the first half, both the team tried to have a look at the opposite teams. There was some great opportunity that was created by players of both the side, but neither team was able to convert that into the goal. The game got some pace in the second half as Bayern Munich started to press more.
The first goal of the match was scored by Robert Lewandowski as he slammed the ball into the net from the spot kick that was created by the brilliance of Robbin. The match was moving toward the extra time but Ronaldo had some other ideas.
In the 78th minute of the match, Ramos scored own goal to give a lifeline to Bayern Munich. This goal made the scoreline 2-1 in the favour of Bayer Munich. The match was getting more excited as both the team went to look for the winner. The massive loss to Bayern Munich came in the 85th minute of the match as Vidal was shown a red card. This was the massive blow for Bayer Munich and they never recovered from this. However, no team was able to score the winner in the regular time. So, the match went to extra time.
In the extra time, it was all Ronaldo. In the 105th minute of the match, Ronaldo again showed a brilliant skill to slam the ball into the net to make the scoreline 2-2. There was a lot of debate in this goal as Ronaldo was clearly in an offside position but Referee’s flag stayed down and Ronaldo scored the goal to give Madrid the upper hand. In the second half of the extra time, Ronaldo again scored the goal.
The irrepressible Marcelo created the clincher with a stunning drive through the heart of the weary Bayern defence and passed the ball to Ronaldo who did not make any mistake and scored a brilliant hat-trick. Just three minutes later in the 112th minute of the match, Asensio scored a fine individual goal by slamming the ball into the right corner. This ended the goal fest as the match ended with Real Madrid leading 4-2 (6-3 on aggregate) to join their local rival Atletico Madrid in the semifinal.
This match will be remembered for many reasons like Ronaldo scoring a brilliant hat-trick, horrible decisions by the referee that cost Bayern Munich the match. But, whatever be the situation. one thing is for sure that Real Madrid is one of the best clubs with Ronaldo being the best footballer.