UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid start title defence on winning note

Real Madrid [Photo: The Morung Express]

The quest by Real Madrid to win three consecutive UEFA Champions League titles got off to a blistering start on Wednesday as the La Liga champions romped to a 3-0 win APOEL.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid opened their 2017-18 Champions League Group H campaign with the big win.

Ronaldo netted once in either half at the Bernabeu, while Sergio Ramos was also on the scoresheet during a comfortable night for the reigning European champions.

In other games, Tottenham Hotspur appears to have overcome their Wembley hoodoo as they registered a well-earned 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener.

Son Heung-min and Harry Kane scored either side of a Andriy Yarmolenko strike in a lively opening 15 minutes to the Group H clash, before Kane bagged a second after the interval to seal things.

There was also much to celebrate for Manchester City as two goals from John Stones helped them to an impressive 4-0 victory over Feyenoord in the Champions League.

Liverpool on their part have themselves to blame as they could only manage a 2-2 draw against Sevilla with the British team missing a penalty.

It was also all squared in Germany where debutants RB Leipzig and Monaco settled for a 1-1 draw.
Champions League –

Group E

Liverpool 2 – 2 Sevilla
Maribor 1 – 1 Spartak Moscow

Group F

Feyenoord 0 – 4 Manchester City
Shakhtar Donetsk 2 – 1 SSC Napoli

Group G

FC Porto 1 – 3 Besiktas
RasenBallsport Leipzig 1 – 1 Monaco

Group H

Real Madrid 3 – 0 APOEL Nicosia
Tottenham Hotspur 3 – 1 Borussia Dortmund


Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD: Revealed!!! The Only Way Left of Getting an Extra Large Manhood and also Last Up to 38Mins+. Get the Insider Secret Here

TEXT AD: New Discovery Reveals 3 Secret Fruits that Help Men Last 25mins in Bed and Increase Manhood Size. Click Here!

All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.