UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid devastates Shakhtar Donetsk

Source : 112 Ukraine

The Ukrainian team still has a chance to make it to Europa League, though
11:42, 20 October 2021

Ukraine's Federation of Football

Shakhtar Donetsk hosted Real Madrid in the Round 3 fixture of UEFA Champions League's group stage. The game took place at the NSC Olimpiysky stadium in Kyiv. 

The teams played the opening in a bold manner. Shakhtar showed some decent combinations but Real gradually over and soon opened the score. Artem Kryvtsov accidentally scored an own goal, trying to disrupt a pass to Karim Benzema. 

After the first half, the Mountaineers definitely hoped to at least even the odds. But it all really went south for the team soon enough. Vicinius Junior scored a double, and then assisted to Rodrigo. Eventually, Benzema sealed the devastating victory for the Spaniards. making the score 0-5.

Related: UEFA Champions League: Sheriff FC beats Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu

After three rounds, the leader in Group D is Sheriff Tiraspol, which lost to Inter in the other match that night. Real comes second. Inter is third, and Shakhtar is currently an outsider, with just one point.

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