Goals galore as Bayern, Real dominate ECL

"Changing two players in the starting eleven and playing a more defensive game is not enough to stop Real Madrid's offensive fury".

UEFA Champions League round of 16 play continues on Wednesday as Real Madrid and Napoli face off in the first leg of their series in Madrid. The result? Two goals in the first ten minutes of the half to blow the match wide open.

He will get the chance to get back to scoring ways when Madrid visit Maurizio Sarri's men for the return fixture on 7 March.

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Cristiano Ronaldo fired into the crowd behind the Napoli goal from 15 yards, Benzema hit the post and Raphael Varane fluffed a free header from a corner. He had a quieter second half as Madrid rested in their 3-1 lead, but there was warm applause for the ex-Lyon player when he was substituted for Morata with time nearly up.

"Maybe the equaliser in the Champions League final because it took us a lot to win and scoring in the last minute is special".

Rather than attempt to chip the goalkeeper, Insigne sends a low, curling shot beyond a scrambling Navas and into the side-netting.

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With former great Diego Maradona supporting from the tribunes, and almost 5,000 fans loudly cheering from the stands, Napoli made an ideal start with Insigne opening the scoring with his superb long-range strike in the eighth minute.

Diego Maradona and about 10,000 Napoli supporters made the trip to Madrid for what could be a historic moment for the club in Europe's top team competition.

Napoli had the ball in the net again with seven minutes to go but Jose Callejon was ruled offside.

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Napoli valiantly attempted to play the football that has seen them lauded by so many this season, but after such a quick double punch from Madrid, they struggled for momentum.


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