Real seal concluding sixteen spot equally Nacho smasher sinks PSG - Real Madrid booked a home inwards the concluding sixteen of the Champions League on Tuesday subsequently substitute Nacho Fernandez scored belatedly inwards the get-go one-half to clinch a 1-0 win inwards a tight game amongst Paris Saint Germain at the Bernabeu.
REUTERS: Real Madrid booked a identify inwards the final xvi of the Champions League on Tuesday subsequently substitute Nacho Fernandez scored tardily inwards the commencement one-half to clinch a 1-0 win inwards a tight game amongst Paris Saint Germain at the Bernabeu.
The 25-year-old defender had been on the pitch for less than 3 minutes when he slotted habitation from a tight angle against the operate of play subsequently Toni Kroos's shot was blocked inwards the 35th.
PSG volition rue their pitiable finishing every bit they missed several chances, peculiarly inwards the commencement flow when Adrien Rabiot's volley hitting the postal service subsequently 37 minutes.
Former-Real actor Angel Di Maria likewise struck the woodwork tardily on amongst a free-kick for the visitors.
"It was non aconsoleable game for us at all," Real defender Sergio Ramos told reporters.
"It was a hard game in addition to it has given us a lot to intend about. We played a lot ameliorate away inwards Paris where nosotros could solely draw. We were upward against a potent side amongst proficient players who had a lot of possession in addition to created chances."
Real take 10 points from 4 games inwards Group A piece PSG, who suffered their commencement defeat inwards all competitions this season, are moment amongst seven. Shakhtar Donetsk shell visiting Malmo 4-0 inwards the other grouping jibe amongst both teams immediately on 3 points.
Real Seal Concluding Sixteen Spot Equally Nacho Smasher Sinks PSGThere was a disruptive set out to the game amongst players receiving handling for knocks in addition to PSG lost Marco Verratti subsequently 17 minutes amongst what appeared to live a twisted talocrural joint in addition to he was replaced past the 20-year-old Rabiot.
It was the visitors who plant their feet commencement amongst a shot from Blaise Matuidi direct at goalkeeper Keylor Navas in addition to and then Zlatan Ibrahimovic, within the area, stroked the ball a whisker the incorrect side of the correct post.
Real fullback Marcelo in addition to then limped off subsequently 33 minutes to add together to the habitation side's injury problems this season, amongst Gareth Bale in addition to Karim Benzema amidst those unfit to facial expression upward the French.
Replacement Nacho made an instant touch past knocking the ball habitation subsequently a Kroos shot deflected to him off Thiago Silva.
Real responded when Rabiot hitting the postal service amongst a long-range volley in addition to Edinson Cavani miscued amongst solely Navas to shell inwards commencement one-half stoppage time.
After the restart Di Maria was likewise denied past Navas inwards forepart of destination but every bit the game went on Real took well-nigh of the steam out of the contest. Di Maria was inches away inwards the 89th minute, however, amongst a long-range free-kick that clipped the bar.