In the first match of 1/8 finals of the Champions League real Madrid away defeated «Roma» 2:0. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a goal and was the first player who managed to score 40 goals in the playoffs of the Champions League.
Zinedine Zidane made his debut in European competitions as a head coach.
Roma: Szczęsny, Florenzi (Totti, 87), Manolas, Rüdiger, Ding, Pjanić, Vainqueur (De Rossi, 77), Nainggolan, Salah, Perotti, El Shaarawy (Jack, 64)
Real Madrid: Navas, Carvajal, Sergio Ramos, Varane, Marcelo, Modric, Kroos, ISCO (Kovačić, 64), Rodriguez (Jesé, 82), Benzema, Cristiano Ronaldo (Casemiro, 89)
In the first half, the team played cautiously, and before the break the dangerous moments was a little. In the first half, the team did not have a single shot on target. And the first dangerous moment «the real» created in the 33rd minute.
After the break the game became more interesting.
In the 57th minute Cristiano Ronaldo from flank moved into the penalty area, beat Florenzi and shot into the far top corner 0:1.
On 80 minutes, Carvajal in his penalty down Florenzi, but the referee awarded a penalty for some reason are not appointed.
In the 86th minute, Jesé Rodriguez made a solo pass, burst into the penalty area and shot into the bottom corner 0:2.