Real Madrid gets one foot in the Champions League semi-finals thanks to Benzema; Villarreal surprised Bayern Munich


Chelsea 1-3 Real Madrid
Villarreal 1-0 Bayern Munich

MINUTE 90+6: End of the match, Real Madrid beat Chelsea 3-1 with a Benzema hat-trick in the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinals. Also, Villarreal defeated the mighty Bayern Munich 1-0 in Spain.

MINUTE 90+2: Ziyech’s left foot that passes close to Courtois’s goal.

MINUTE 90: Five more are added at Stamford Bridge. Real Madrid beat Chelsea 3-1.

MINUTE 85: Benzema leaves and Gareth Bale joins Real Madrid. Ceballos also enters for Fede Valverde.

MINUTE 83: Powerful forehand by James and Courtois prevents Chelsea’s second goal.

MINUTE 78: Havertz’s shot that ends up in the hands of Courtois. He does not stop attacking Chelsea.

MINUTE 74: Kroos leaves Real Madrid and Camavinga joined.

MINUTE 70: Mount’s shot that passes close to Courtois’s horizontal. Chelsea is attacking with a lot of danger.

MINUTE 68: Lukaku heads completely alone, but misses unbelievably.

MINUTE 63: Two changes at Chelsea, one of them is Lukaku for Pulisic. In Real Madrid, Militao leaves injured and Nacho enters.

MINUTE 61: UUFFFF… Neuer’s mistake at the start and Moreno shoots from midfield with the goal alone, but the ball went to one side. It was 2-0 for Villarreal.

MINUTE 60: Militao has physical problems and is being treated.

MINUTE 57: Again Bayern is saved, Gerard Moreno’s shot that was blocked in time.

MINUTE 55: Real Madrid is winning 3-1 in London and Villarreal still has a 1-0 lead against Bayern.

MINUTE 52: Shot by Gerard Moreno from Villarreal that crashes into the post. Bayern Munich has been saved.

MINUTE 49: UUUFFF… Bayern close to equalizing, Gnabry’s left-footed shot that passes near the Villarreal goalkeeper’s left post.

MINUTE 49: Spectacular save by Courtois in Azpilicueta’s left-footed shot. Madrid is saved.

MINUTE 46: GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL for Real Madrid, Karim Benzema makes it 3-0 against Chelsea, after a tremendous mistake by Mendy, Chelsea goalkeeper.

MINUTE 46: The second half starts in London. Chelsea makes two changes, Kovacic and Ziyech enter, one of those who left was Kanté. In Spain, the complementary part between Villarreal and Bayern also begins.

MINUTE 45: End of the first half in Spain, Villarreal wins 1-0 against the mighty Bayern Munich.

MINUTE 45+1: At the end of the first half, Real Madrid is beating Chelsea 2-1 at Stamford Bridge with a brace from Benzema.

MINUTE 41: Tremendous mistake by Karim Benzema alone in front of the goal. The left foot went to the side.

MINUTE 41: Goal disallowed against Villarreal for offside by Coquelin. It was 2-0 for the Spanish.

MINUTE 39: GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL for Chelsea, Havertz makes it 2-1 against Real Madrid with a lethal header. Courtois touched the ball, but was unable to deflect the ball.

MINUTE 38: Thiago Silva’s header that passes near the goal. The Brazilian was completely alone and did not take advantage.

MINUTE 35: Kanté’s shot that goes wide of Courtois’s goal.

MINUTE 32: Close to Madrid again, now it was Carvajal, who took a weak left-footed shot, but Mendy was attentive.

MINUTE 29: UUFFF… Militao close to scoring the third goal in a corner kick. Mendy kept the ball after the header.

MINUTE 23: GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL for Real Madrid, Karim Benzema scores again against Chelsea. French double. Now it was a cross from Luka Modric and the Frenchman hit a spectacular header.

MINUTE 21: GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL for Real Madrid, Karim Benzema makes it 1-0 against Chelsea. Vinicius’s great center and the French connected with a header.

MINUTE 15: Great save by Courtois that saves Madrid. Follow the 0-0 in London.

MINUTE 13: Yellow for Militao for stopping a dangerous play by Chelsea through Havertz.

MINUTE 9: UUUFFF… Vinicius crashes the ball into the horizontal after a great counterattack from Madrid. Chelsea has been saved.

MINUTE 8: GOOOAAAL for Villarreal in Spain. Danjuma made it 1-0 against Bayern Munich. Surprise!

MINUTE 5: Great filtered pass for Havertz and he took a left foot shot above Courtois’s goal before Alaba’s mark.

MINUTE 4: Militao’s long distance shot. Madrid begins to have the ball.

MINUTE 1: Chelsea’s first arrival of danger, center from the right and Pulisic did not reach the closing. Good coverage made Carvajal.

MINUTE 1: The match starts at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea and Real Madrid collide for the quarterfinals of the European Champions League.

12:56: Chelsea and Real Madrid come out on the pitch at Stamford Bridge.

12:30 PM: Both teams are already doing their respective warm-up exercises in London, England. It will be played in the rain.

12:03: Villarreal of Spain confirms its line-up against the Germans.

12:00 PM: In the other quarterfinal match, Bayern Munich is measured against Villarreal in Spain and has already announced its 11 starter.

11:50: Chelsea already confirms its 11 starters to face Real Madrid: Mendy; James, Christensen, Thiago Silva, Rudiger, Azpilicueta; Kante, Jorginho; Mount, Pulisic, and Havertz.

11:37: Waiting for the confirmation of the line-up of Chelsea, current champion of the Champions League.

11:30AM: The Stamford Bridge pitch is ready for Chelsea-Real Madrid.

11:09: With this 11 from Ancelotti, everything points to a 4-4-2 at Real Madrid with Valverde lying on the right, which could be a 4-3-3 in attack.

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11:01: Two hours in advance, Real Madrid surprises and announces its 11 starter against Chelsea. Carvajal and Valverde play.

Official lineup: Courtois; Carvajal, Militao, Alaba, Mendy; Valverde, Modric, Casemiro, Kroos; Benzema and Vinicius.

11AM: Welcome to the minute by minute of the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final between Chelsea and Real Madrid.