Ref Victor Kassai's Wikipedia gets trolled after Real Madrid 4 - Bayern 2

19 April, 2017, 10:52 | Author: Elaine Woods

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a controversial hat-trick to become the first man to reach 100 Champions League goals as Real Madrid overcame 10-man Bayern Munich 4-2 after extra time in Tuesday's, April 18 (Wednesday in Manila) thrilling quarterfinal second leg. "He sustained the injury during the 3-2, which was offside".

The match was tilted in Real Madrid's favour by Arturo Vidal's dismissal for two yellow cards.

"In the big moments, Ronaldo always comes through", Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said.

Needing to score at least twice to avoid exiting the competition, Bayern produced a strong start as former Real winger Arjen Robben fired into the side netting.

You can't decide a Champions League semi-final spot like this. In fact, Boateng and Hummels' defending was absolutely first class and proof that when they are fit, Bayern possess the finest defensive line in Europe.

Bayern were all over Real at this point but couldn't quite force a second goal, and they were made to pay when Ronaldo made it 1-1 on the night, holding off Philipp Lahm to nod Casemiro's clipped cross into the bottom corner.

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A penalty from Lewandowski, an equaliser from Ronaldo and a shocking own goal from Ramos saw the tie level 3-3 on aggregate. The card given to Arturo [after 84 minutes] wasn't a card.

And Vidal was less than impressed with Kassai's performance at the Santiago Bernabeu.

It gave Madrid the upper hand going into the added 30 minutes and they took advantage when Ronaldo scored the crucial second from Ramos's cross, despite being in an offside position.

But the game was marred by some dodgy refereeing: Bayern's Viktor Real was sent off and two of Ronaldo's goals in extra time were clearly off-side.

Ronaldo appeared to be in front of the defenders, and just offside, for his first goal in extra time. He was fortunate not to pick up a card, but nonetheless Bayern are back in this one.

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