UEFA Champions League - Real Madrid beat Shakhtar Donetsk 2-1 for 3 consecutive victories

2022-10-06 10:43

UEFA Champions League - Real Madrid beat Shakhtar Donetsk 2-1 for 3 consecutive victories


The 2022/23 UEFA Champions League Group F group stage kicked off another focus game. La Liga champions Real Madrid at home beat Donetsk 2-1 thanks to goals from Rodrigo and Vinicius. The miners won 3 consecutive victories.


A more threatening shot did not appear until the 10th minute of this campaign. After meeting the ball in midfield, Alaba broke through to the penalty area and then shot long-range, but the ball was higher than the goal post.


In the 13th minute, Joan Ameni sent a straight pass from the middle of the frontcourt. Rodrigo turned and hit a long-range shot against the opponent's player, helping Real Madrid take the lead 1-0. In the 20th minute, Vinicius from the left side of the penalty area was blocked when he made a pass. Then Vinicius attacked again and shot from a small angle after passing two players, but the ball was blocked by the opponent's goalkeeper.


In the 28th minute, Real Madrid counterattacked after winning the ball in the midfield. Benzema crossed to Rodrigo, who received the ball and sent a through ball, allowing Vinicius to score a low shot and help Real Madrid win 2-2 0 to expand the lead.


In the 35th minute, Benzema in the penalty area sent a through ball, Vinicius formed a semi-single-handed volley from the left side of the penalty area and then volleyed from a small angle, but the ball was still saved by the opponent's goalkeeper. In the 39th minute of the battle, Bodan made a pass from the left side of the frontcourt. Zubkov volleyed the goal when there was no defense in the middle of the penalty area, allowing Shakhtar Donetsk to pull back 1-2.


In the 53rd minute of the second half, Joan Ameni, who was in the middle of the penalty area, headed the goal, but the ball was confiscated by the goalkeeper because of the right angle. In the 64th minute, Benzema made a ball at the top of the arc in the penalty area. After following up, Rodrigo passed the defender in the penalty area and volleyed again, but was saved by the opponent's goalkeeper.


In the 73rd minute, Real Madrid took a free kick from the left side of the frontcourt to the penalty area. Joan Armeni headed the goal but it was high above the goal post. In the 86th minute of the battle, Benzema at the top of the penalty area took the ball and passed it diagonally to the right. Asensio, who followed up, adjusted and shot hard, but the ball was still high above the goal post.


In the end, Real Madrid maintained the score of 2 to 1 until the end of the game, ranking first in the group standings with a 3-game winning streak.