Real Madrid defeats Shakhtar and tops its group in the Champions League

The Spanish club Real Madrid defeated its Ukrainian counterpart Shakhtar Donetsk by defeating it 2-1 in an exciting meeting that brought the two teams together on Wednesday evening at the “Santiago Bernabeu” stadium for the matches of the fourth round of the group stage of the Champions League

Karim Benzema scored the first goal for Real in the 14th minute after a mistake from Shakhtar’s defense, and with the 40th minute of the match, Shakhtar scored the equalizer against Real Madrid through Fernando dos Santos, then Real Madrid added the second goal through Karim Benzema in the 62nd minute

With this victory, Real Madrid raised its score to the ninth point to be the leader of the group temporarily until the end of the match between Sheriff Tiraspol and Italian Internazionale, while Shakhtar’s balance stopped at only one point at the bottom of the group