His Madrid side ousted Klopp’s Borussia Dortmund in the 2013/14 UEFA Champions League quarter-finals on their way to lifting the trophy (3-0 h 0-2 a), boutique real madrid Bale and Isco scoring in the first leg. There was a long wait before the video assistant referee eventually confirmed Noussair Mazraoui had managed to keep the ball in play during the build up to Tadic’s goal – as nervous tension paved the way for wild celebrations in the away end. It can be said that the 2013 Ballon d’Or award was created invisible pressure for Ronaldo , he must prove himself worthy of that award , but 3 recent games Ronaldo had not scored despite finishing 16 times . After the win over Betis , Espanyol before Ronaldo failed to score before the back up against Granada , then he had 3 duds in recent games . The Argentine becomes the latest in a long list of high-profile coaches to fail to bring a first Champions League trophy to the French capital.
After three consecutive Champions League titles, the most successful side in the competition’s history did not see this coming. Gareth Bale, jeered by fans in Saturday’s defeat by Barcelona, was dropped by Solari but struck the post after coming on as a 29th-minute substitute for the injured Lucas Vazquez. Real Madrid will wait for the second leg of Manchester City and Atletico Madrid’s matchup to learn of its opponent in the semifinals. Manchester City will meet Real Madrid in the first leg of The Champions League Semifinals from Etihad Stadium on Tuesday. Chelsea are the most recent team to have shown interest in landing the 27-year-old Netherlands international, but it is said that Pep Guardiola wants to keep him at the Etihad Stadium. But on the whole recent 7 game for Real Madrid , CR7 did not have high style as the first half of the season , when he scored to bear constantly in the chasing Atletico Real Madrid and Barcelona . Real Madrid will likely struggle to win without CR7 , despite some recent games they actually won by the shine of the other players . The Blues, on the other hand, booked their place in the Champions League semis by beating Porto 2-1 on agg.
As for Real Madrid, they knocked off Chelsea 5-4 in the aggregate and ended their hopes of a back-to-back crown in the Champions League. That story happened with Messi Ballon d’Or in 2012 after half a season is bad for the Argentine star . A last-16 meeting with Real was the club’s first knockout tie in 13 years, and with six of their starting side aged 22 and under, there is the sense something special could be achieved this season – although the challenge of holding on to those players when the next transfer window opens will be significant. Ajax head coach Ten Hag had suggested that absence of Ramos for Real was “not only a tactical loss for them but also a mental one”. In addition to the King’s Cup second leg on that win on 12/2 to , Real Atletico will be waiting for them at the beginning of March in La Liga , and Barcelona will be the end of March , while Schalke 04 also was prepared to confront Real in Champions League starting from 27/2 .
Before Atletico in the King’s Cup , Ronaldo was involved in the match while the penalty for a straight red card not given before Bilbao . In all three games , Ronaldo struggled a little, but Bilbao is the worst draw because he eats a straight red card , even though he is created to open Jese point . Espanyol has forced Real to win 2 times minimum , Athletic Bilbao is not the strongest , but also bring anger at injustice after losing the King’s Cup Atletico . Man City was able to sneak past Atletico Madrid on the aggregate 1-0 in the quarterfinals to advance to the semis. Stone 31 games of the season in all competitions , up to 28 games every 90 minutes Ronaldo had escaped , including 17 consecutive matches in the chain beginning of the season . Trailing 2-1 from the first leg, Erik ten Hag’s side stormed into an aggregate lead after just 18 minutes through forwards Hakim Ziyech and David Neres. In 2019, Hakim Ziyech scored the first goal in Ajax’s remarkable 4-1 win at the Bernabeu, knocking holders Real out of the competition they’d won for three years in a row, despite having lost the first leg 2-1 in Amsterdam.