This day in history of Ronaldo
Real Madrid could secure a valuable draw at the hostile Munich's Olympic Stadium against one of their historical rival: Bayern. Within the two-games match, with the return match to be played at Santiago Bernabeu it is a very important move for Queiroz’s squad towards qualifications to the UEFA Champions League octave-finals. After having conquered the Spanish Super Cup last summer, the “Galactical” team are in a good position to win it all during this season: on top of the Spanish League, finals in the Copa del Rey and good chance sto stay alive in the UEFA Champions League. And Ronnie is running with a pace of almost one goal per game.
Ronnie against Bayern
Ronaldo had a scoring opportunity at the end of the first half, upon receiving a pass by Roberto Carlos but Oliver Kahn blocked his shot. Towards the end of the match the Brazilian bomber was sanctioned with a yellow card, and was substituted in the final minute. However also in the goal scored by Roberto Carlos Ronaldo played an important role. Ronnie said: “I was there to disturb Bayern’s barrier…and I made it”. And he ironically added: “we should look at the slow motion, to see who scored it".
Decisive Roberto Carlos
Bayern Real Madrid and drew 1-1 in a classical clash for the European football. The result is really positive for Real, that will play the return match in Madrid. After a balanced first half, the two teams scored in the last fifteen minutes of the match. Dutch Roy Makaay (former Depor player) scored for the Germans with a header after a very good collective play. With 8 minutes to play, Roberto Carlos unleashed a low, powerful, distant free kick, which passed underneath poor Oliver Kahn.