Real Madrid vs AS Roma, as Real Madrid wins the match with 2-0 goals. AS Roma visited Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday night in order to overturn the 2-0 deficit having lost at Rome in the first leg.
Roma had several easy chances in the first half to make Real Madrid pay and put them under pressure but Dzeko and company left their scoring boots at home.
Real Madrid finally break the deadlock in the game when Ronaldo scored from two yards in 64th minute while James Rodriguez made it 2-0 minutes later to kill the tie.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his record 90th goal in UEFA Champions League when he poked home from close range after Lucas Vazquez cross in second half. With that goal Real Madrid pretty killed the tie and Roma will feel disappointed having dominated the game in first half but failed to take their chances.
The game turned on its head after break when Ronaldo scored and minutes later James Rodriquez scored to make it 2-0 and Real Madrid lead 4-0 on aggregate.
Real Madrid 2-0 AS Roma – Match Highlights
- 64′ 1 – 0 Ronaldo open the scoring with a goal from close range.
- 68′ 2 – 0 James Rodriguez goal minutes later made it 2-0 for Real Madrid.
Real Madrid will be delighted with the 2-0 win away from home which kind set them up nicely for the return leg at home in a couple of weeks time. Roma need to get one of the historic results in their history at Bernabue to turn this tie around where Real Madrid has scored 20 goals in last 4 home played matches.
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