Madrid press report: 800 goals in the Champions League

Madrid press report: 800 goals in the Champions League

Real Madrid press report 11-12-13

Madrid sports newspapers put their focus today on Real Madrid’s 0-2 victory over Copenhagen in the last match of the Champions League group stage.

As highlights Los Blancos scored their 800th goal in the tournament and “become the first club to reach that mark.”

“Cristiano Ronaldo, with nine goals, is the top scorer ever in a group stage,” they point out.

The other main Madrid sports daily, Marca, emphasizes “Luka Modric scored the first goal with a superb shot” and compare the Stadium’s surface to a “potato field.”

Marca claims “Real Madrid played brilliantly in the first 60 minutes.” They also highlight Carlo Ancelotti’s words after the game, stating “Manchester City is the most dangerous rival” they could have in the last 16-round.

Los Blancos finished the first round of the tournament at the top of Group B, with five victories and one draw.

After the matches played yesterday, Los Merengues already know they could face City, Bayer Leverkusen or Olympiacos in the next stage.

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  1. We madrid fans we really appreciate this remarkable record, keep it up madrid. And if you are able to make, it we need trophies as you have won before.