Photo Gallery: Best pictures of the match – Real Madrid against Shakhtar Donetsk
Real Madrid secured top spot in Champions League Group A, Cristiano Ronaldo motivated as the 4-3 win of Real Madrid against Shakhtar Donetsk. Ronaldo opened the scoring following 18 minutes, turning Gareth Bale’s throw crosswise over goal over the line, before teeing up Luka Modric to crush home a second soon after half-time. Shakhtar required a win and some help from Malmo against Paris Saint-Germain with a specific end goal to keep their shots of coming to the knockout rounds alive however a fine third goal from Dani Carvajal seemed to end any trusts of a rebound. Ronaldo directed in his second and Madrid’s fourth after some all the more great work from Bale to top an amazing showcase, however, Alex Teixeira recovered a goal from the penalty spot, before Dentinho’s header and Teixeira’s smart completion gave Shakhtar trust.
The victory of Real Madrid against Shakhtar Donetsk exile recollections of their Clasico whipping by Barcelona, despite the fact that the loss of Raphael Varane to injury will come as a blow in what was generally a to a great extent empowering an hour and a half for the under-flame Rafael Benitez. Bale dashed onto Modric’s pass and lobbed a square ball over the onrushing Andriy Pyatov to the far post, where Ronaldo touched base to gesture the ball over the line in spite of Yaroslav Rakitskiy’s earnest attempts. Pyatov responded well to spurn Ronaldo before the break yet Benitez’s side looked alright with their one-goal lead. Astoundingly, Shakhtar abruptly hit their step. Substitute Taison won his side a 77th-minute punishment after his solid run was stopped by a trek from behind by Casemiro, permitting Teixeira to bore into the base right corner past Kiko Casilla. Dentinho then took Shakhtar back to the inside of two goals when he packaged home unmarked at the far post after Taras Stepanenko flicked on a corner.
Here’s the best pictures collection of the match of Real Madrid against Shakhtar Donetsk: (In Slides)