Bale picks out 'amazing' Marcelo goal for praise

Gareth Bale highlighted the importance of Marcelo's "amazing" goal when he looked back on Real Madrid CF's 2-0 defeat of FC Schalke 04 – "a positive result".

Gareth Bale was full of praise for team-mate Marcelo's stunning goal in a Real Madrid CF victory which he said getting "a positive result" was vital.

Gareth Bale emphasised the value of Marcelo's "amazing goal" when he looked back on Real Madrid CF's 2-0 triumph at FC Schalke 04 in the first leg of their round of 16 tie. "It was important to get that second goal," said the Wales forward after Madrid's record-equalling tenth straight UEFA Champions League win. He added ahead of the return leg in the Spanish capital on 10 March: "The main thing was to get a positive result to bring back to the Bernabéu."