Real Madrid won the ticket to the quarter-finals of the Champions League after a vibrant game at Old Trafford which overturned an own goal from Sergio Ramos in the 48th minute. The expulsion of Nani unfairly changed the course of the match and Madrid began attacking the goal defended by David De Gea, before a locked United.
Former Tottenham Luka Modric, with a great shot, equalized the score in the 66th minute and three minutes later Cristiano Ronaldo scored after a shot from Higuain.
Cristiano Ronaldo commanded the attack on the Real Madrid who faced his former team.
The Real Madrid came to England motivated after winning the last two classics against Barcelona and with a Jose Mourinho who had already celebrated a victory over the “Devils” on their home field.
Ferguson’s team angered by the unfair expulsion, Diego Lopez saved more than 3 times the attack of the Manchester United, but either way, Real Madrid is already in quarter-finals and wait for its next opponent.
Antonio Valencia played the last minutes of the match.