CL: Deconstructing Real's six goals against Schalke

Feb 28, 2014, 07:42 IST | Agencies

We look at how the Spanish giants Real Madrid strategically executed their 6 fabolous goals against Schalke 04 in their Champions League match

With the ball at his feet, Gareth Bale cuts in from the right, the ball comes to Cristiano Ronaldo whose backheel is deflected by a Schalke defender into Karim Benzema's path. The forward coolly fires past 'keeper Ralf Faehrmann

Gareth Bale
Gareth Bale 

Benzema robs Felipe Santana of possession and passes to Bale who beats two men before unleashing a quick shot which goes in off the near post

Ronaldo effortlessly turns Cameroon centre-back Joel Matip inside, then out with two dazzling step-overs before tucking the ball just inside the far post with 52 minutes gone to effectively kill the game, and the tie, off

Ronaldo and Benzema exchange passes, with the former Man United man releasing his teammate in the box to fire across the goalkeeper and into the far corner

Sergio Ramos gathers a loose ball in midfield and frees Bale on the right. The ex-Tottenham winger does well to keep onside and calmly lifts the ball over Fahrmann

Substitute Isco and Benzema exchange passes before releasing Ronaldo who calmly slots past the 'keeper

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