Match statistics

Real MadridGalatasaray

Goals scored3
 
0
on target10
 
4
off target2
 
7
Corners2
 
4
Offsides3
 
1
Fouls committed16
 
19
Yellow cards4
 
4
Red Cards0
 
0
Possession (%)48
 
52

Standings

 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    An ideal outcome for José Mourinho. Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Gonzalo Higuaín got the goals to give Madrid a firm grip on this tie. A tough trip to Istanbul awaits on Tuesday, but the hosts will feel they have enough of a cushion to be confident of taking a third consecutive semi-final place.
  • Yellow Card
    90+2
    Modrić (Real Madrid) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 90+2
    Fábio Coentrão (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Amrabat (Galatasaray).
  • 90+2
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) takes the corner.
  • 90+1
    Drogba (Galatasaray) misses the target.
    The Madrid wall does an excellent job, leaping high to deflect the forward's free-kick from 25 metres high over the bar.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Ramos (Real Madrid) is cautioned by the referee.
    A late booking rules the defender out of the second leg.
  • 90
    Ramos (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Eboué (Galatasaray).
  • 89
    Higuaín (Real Madrid) fouls.
  • 88
    Umut Bulut (Galatasaray) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Modrić (Real Madrid).
  • 87
    Drogba (Galatasaray) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Pepe (Real Madrid).
  • Substitution
    86
    Pepe (in) - Di María (out) (Real Madrid)
  • 85
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Khedira (Real Madrid).
  • 85
    Diego López (Real Madrid) makes a save.
    Burak Yılmaz's harmless header loops into the arms of the goalkeeper, after Selçuk İnan sends in a cross from the left.
  • 85
    Burak Yılmaz (Galatasaray) has an effort on goal.
  • Yellow Card
    84
    Xabi Alonso (Real Madrid) is booked.
  • Yellow Card
    84
    Essien (Real Madrid) is booked.
  • 84
    Essien (Real Madrid) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Amrabat (Galatasaray).
  • Substitution
    83
    Amrabat (in) - Riera (out) (Galatasaray)
  • 83
    Di María (Real Madrid) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray).
  • 82
    Muslera (Galatasaray) makes a save.
  • 82
    Modrić (Real Madrid) has an effort on goal.
  • 81
    Diego López (Real Madrid) makes a save.
    The goalkeeper has mainly had to deal with efforts from distance tonight, and another one is nullified by the Spaniard. Selçuk İnan this time with an effort which fails to beat the keeper.
  • 81
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) has an effort on goal.
  • Substitution
    80
    Modrić (in) - Özil (out) (Real Madrid)
  • Substitution
    78
    Umut Bulut (in) - Hamit Altıntop (out) (Galatasaray)
  • Yellow Card
    78
    Burak Yılmaz (Galatasaray) is booked.
    That booking means the forward will miss the return leg. A big blow for Galatasaray.
  • 78
    Burak Yılmaz (Galatasaray) fouls.
  • 77
    Özil (Real Madrid) delivers the corner.
  • 76
    Eboué (Galatasaray) blocks a shot.
  • 76
    Ronaldo (Real Madrid) has an effort on goal.
  • 75
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Fábio Coentrão (Real Madrid).
  • Yellow Card
    74
    Drogba (Galatasaray) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Goal
    73
    Higuaín (Real Madrid) scores!
    After coming off the bench eight minutes earlier the Argentinian darts to the front post to meet Xabi Alonso's inswinging free-kick and steers a header past a helpless Fernando Muslera to leave Madrid firmly in control of this tie.
  • 73
    Xabi Alonso (Real Madrid) takes the free-kick.
  • 72
    Drogba (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Ramos (Real Madrid).
  • 72
    Higuaín (Real Madrid) is flagged for offside.
  • Yellow Card
    71
    Felipe Melo (Galatasaray) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 70
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Özil (Real Madrid).
    The German is brought down on the right corner of the box. A dangerous position for Madrid to exploit.
  • 68
    Riera (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Essien (Real Madrid).
  • 66
    Riera (Galatasaray) is flagged for offside.
  • Substitution
    65
    Higuaín (in) - Benzema (out) (Real Madrid)
  • 64
    Di María (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Eboué (Galatasaray).
  • 63
    Felipe Melo (Galatasaray) misses the target.
    The Brazilian tries a luck again from distance, but once again is off target, this time the ball flies wide to the right.
  • 62
    Muslera (Galatasaray) makes a save.
    Another excellent run by Ángel Di María is picked out by Xabi Alonso with a superb ball. The Argentinian lets it roll across his body on to his left foot, but fails to catch his shot with sufficient power to get past the keeper.
  • 62
    Di María (Real Madrid) has an effort on goal.
  • 60
    Gökhan Zan (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Özil (Real Madrid).
  • 60
    Fábio Coentrão (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Hamit Altıntop (Galatasaray).
  • 59
    Muslera (Galatasaray) makes a save.
    Another effort at goal from Cristiano Ronaldo, after Ángel Di María had created space for his team-mate with a forward run. That gave room for the shot, which the Uruguayan keeper dropped to his right to keep out.
  • 59
    Ronaldo (Real Madrid) has an effort on goal.
  • 59
    Felipe Melo (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Xabi Alonso (Real Madrid).
  • 54
    Burak Yılmaz (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Ramos (Real Madrid).
  • 50
    Ronaldo (Real Madrid) is flagged for offside.
  • 49
    Nounkeu (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Benzema (Real Madrid).
  • 48
    Özil (Real Madrid) fouls.
  • 47
    Felipe Melo (Galatasaray) blocks a shot.
  • 47
    Ronaldo (Real Madrid) delivers the free-kick on target.
    An early free-kick gives the Portuguese international a chance to double his personal tally, but the powerful effort is rifled straight into a strong wall, and Galatasaray are able to relieve the danger.
  • 46
    Gökhan Zan (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Ronaldo (Real Madrid).
  • 46
    Drogba (Galatasaray) fouls.
  • Substitution
    46
    Gökhan Zan (in) - Sneijder (out) (Galatasaray)
    A defensive change by Fatih Terim, taking off the attacking midfielder for a central defender.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
    We are under way for the second 45. Galatasaray will be hoping to limit the damage and find an away goal, to keep their hopes alive ahead of the return leg.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Paul Bryan (@UEFAcomPaulB), Santiago Bernabéu: Real Madrid go into the break with a comfortable lead and will fancy their chances of a 24th semi-final appearance. Sticking to an attacking lineup throughout, Galatasaray will take heart from the several decent chances they have created thus far.
  • 45+1
    Benzema (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Semih Kaya (Galatasaray).
  • 44
    Di María (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray).
  • 44
    Diego López (Real Madrid) makes a save.
    A clear opening for Galatasaray, but the Madrid keeper stays strong. A great one-two with Didier Drogba allows Emmanuel Eboué to burst clear into the area on the right, but his low drive is repelled by a firm López foot.
  • 44
    Eboué (Galatasaray) has an effort on goal.
  • 42
    Ronaldo (Real Madrid) delivers the free-kick wide.
    The scorer of the first hits one of his trademark free-kicks from just outside the area on the left. The ball gets up over the wall, but does not quite have enough time to dip under the bar. It zips just over.
  • 41
    Nounkeu (Galatasaray) is penalised for a foul on Benzema (Real Madrid).
  • Yellow Card
    41
    Nounkeu (Galatasaray) is shown a yellow card.
  • 40
    Ronaldo (Real Madrid) is flagged for offside.
  • 36
    Benzema (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Nounkeu (Galatasaray).
  • 35
    Burak Yılmaz (Galatasaray) misses the target.
    Didier Drogba's delightful footwork on the right creates the opening. He dances past Sergio Ramos with electric feet before seeing his cross volleyed wide by his strike partner.
  • 34
    Özil (Real Madrid) takes the corner.
  • 32
    Özil (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Eboué (Galatasaray).
  • Goal
    29
    Benzema (Real Madrid) scores!
    The lead is doubled, and it is the Frenchman's fourth of the season in the competition. Michael Essien's cross from the right just evades a flying Cristiano Ronaldo, but the ball drops to Benzema at the back post who kills the ball with his first touch and slots in a calm finish.
  • 28
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) takes the corner.
  • 26
    Sneijder (Galatasaray) takes the corner.
  • 26
    Diego López (Real Madrid) makes a save.
    Another effort from range from Galatasaray, and finally the Madrid keeper is forced to work, punching away Didier Drogba's swerving, powerful effort from 25 metres.
  • 26
    Drogba (Galatasaray) has an effort on goal.
  • 20
    Benzema (Real Madrid) is penalised for a foul on Semih Kaya (Galatasaray).
  • 19
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) takes the corner.
  • 18
    Muslera (Galatasaray) makes a save.
    The Uruguayan keeper gets down sharply to his left, and he needed to, after Madrid break with purpose and feed Mesut Özil who dances past two on the edge of the area and drives low at goal.
  • 18
    Özil (Real Madrid) has an effort on goal.
  • 18
    Hamit Altıntop (Galatasaray) misses the target.
    The midfielder plays a neat one-two with Didier Drogba in the centre of the park, allowing him to drive forward before hitting a powerful effort wide to the left.
  • 16
    Xabi Alonso (Real Madrid) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray).
  • 16
    Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Özil (Real Madrid).
  • 15
    Sneijder (Galatasaray) misses the target.
    Patient play around the Madrid area allows Selçuk İnan to roll from the left to the Dutchman in the centre, who shifts the ball on to his left foot before sending a ferocious effort wide. Diego López looked cool, he knew it was off target.
  • 14
    Khedira (Real Madrid) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Drogba (Galatasaray).
  • 12
    Nounkeu (Galatasaray) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Özil (Real Madrid).
  • 12
    Drogba (Galatasaray) misses the target.
    It is almost level immediately, as the Ivorian finds space on the edge of the area, but fires over the bar with his left foot.
  • Goal
    9
    Ronaldo (Real Madrid) scores!
  • 9
    Riera (Galatasaray) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Benzema (Real Madrid).
  • 7
    Özil (Real Madrid) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Selçuk İnan (Galatasaray).
  • 5
    Drogba (Galatasaray) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Khedira (Real Madrid).
  • 4
    Felipe Melo (Galatasaray) misses the target.
    Now it is the visitors who try their luck, the Brazilian driving an effort comfortably over Diego López's goal from 25 metres.
  • 3
    Benzema (Real Madrid) misses the target.
    Ángel Di María plucks the ball out of the air expertly on the right, before dinking a cross into the forward, whose flicked header loops over the bar. A positive start from Madrid.
  • 2
    Nounkeu (Galatasaray) blocks a shot.
    Ángel Di María shows his close control, nipping past a pair of defenders as he heads towards the visiting box, before a low shot is deflected to safety by the defender.
  • 2
    Di María (Real Madrid) has an effort on goal.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    Norwegian referee Svein Oddvar Moen's whistle kicks the game off, and this UEFA Champions League quarter-final is under way. It is all set to be a great game.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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