Karim Benzema’s two headers sent Real Madrid into the Champions League knockout stages

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Karim Benzema’s two headers sent Real Madrid into the Champions League knockout stages with triumph over Borussia Monchengladbach, who likewise fit the bill for the last 16.

Entomb Milan and Shakhtar Donetsk drew 0-0. The two sides required a success to qualify yet they go out with the San Siro draw.

Genuine began the day in third spot and in significant peril of their first historically speaking gathering stage disposal.

Benzema’s objectives from Lucas Vazquez and Rodrygo crosses put Real in charge.

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They never thought back against a disappointing Gladbach, who just had one shot on track.

Genuine ought to have won by additional with Luka Modric having an objective refused and Benzema and Vazquez hitting the woodwork.

Genuine have arrived at the knockout adjusts in each of the 25 of their Champions League crusades and each season since 1996-97, when they didn’t meet all requirements for Europe.

Zinedine Zidane’s side have won four of the previous seven Champions League titles.

Their interest in this present season’s last 16 glanced in uncertainty after a 2-0 destruction at Shakhtar a week ago. Be that as it may, they totally defeated Gladbach as they climbed from third to best position.

Entomb have been wiped out in the Champions League bunch stage for a third continuous season.

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They had 20 shots yet couldn’t discover a path through against their Ukrainian guests. Goalkeeper Samir Handanovic came up for a physical issue time corner and Shakhtar separated the opposite end yet couldn’t get a shooting chance into an unguarded objective.

Shakhtar – who beat Real Madrid the multiple times – drop into the Europa League.


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