Reuters Gleb Garanich
Real Madrid beat Shakhtar Donetsk of Ukraine with five clean goals in the match that brought them together on Tuesday in the third round of the group stage of the Champions League.
And the Ukrainian Sergey Kryvstov of Shakhtar scored an own goal in the 37th minute, the Brazilian Vinicius Junior “two goals” in the 51st and 56th minutes, the Brazilian Rodrygo in the 65th minute, and Karim Benzema in the first minute of overtime.
With this victory, Real Madrid raised its score to 6 points and climbed to the top of Group D, with a goal difference from the Moldovan runner-up Sherif Tiraspol, who suffered its first loss today, 3-1 at the hands of Inter Milan, who raised his score to 4 points in third place.
On the other hand, Shakhtar Donetsk’s balance froze at a single point at the bottom of the fourth group standings.