Goals and Highlights: Galatasaray 0-1 Real Madrid, 2019 Champions League
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3:55 PMa year ago

Final time

Real Madrid gets the victory after a Tony Kroos goal. 
The Merengues achieved the first victory in this Champions League Edition.
3:52 PMa year ago


The referee grants four minutes for aggregated time. 
3:48 PMa year ago


Casemiro straight to Muslera’s hands. 
3:46 PMa year ago


These remaining 4 minutes will be a nightmare for Real Madrid. 
3:44 PMa year ago


What a miss! Feghouli had a clean header off a perfect cross. 
3:42 PMa year ago

Substitution Real Madrid

Luka Jovic takes Rodrygo’a place on the pitch. 
3:41 PMa year ago


Rodrygo fell to the ground. The Brazilian attacker can’t keep going because of cramps. 
3:34 PMa year ago


Hazard one on one preferred to assist Benzema, who didn’t control the ball correctly. 
3:32 PMa year ago


Missed chance by Carvajal. The right back couldn’t cross after a 30-yard sprint. 
3:28 PMa year ago


Nzonzi sees the yellow card for a late challenge on Casemiro.
3:26 PMa year ago

66' | Substitution in Galatasaray

Ömerbayran will be replacing Belhanda
3:25 PMa year ago


Hazard makes a great run through the middle of the box and is found by a Benzama's pass.

With no keeper, he strikes it and hits the bar!


3:21 PMa year ago


Carvajal finds a rebound after a corner kick. His strike is straight at Muslera's position who picks it up without giving a rebound.
3:19 PMa year ago


Hazard once more shoots to the near post and Muslera saves it!
3:18 PMa year ago


Kroos was through on ball, but Mariano makes a good shoulder-to-shoulder contact to dispossess the German man.
3:17 PMa year ago


Mariano sends a low cross looking for Seri. Ramos sends it to corner kick before the ball reaches its intended target.
3:14 PMa year ago


Benzema manages to put himself in fron of the keeper, however Luyindama is able to disturb as he shoots.

Muslera sends it to corner kick.

3:12 PMa year ago


Cross from Nagatomo is barely cleared by Kross.
3:06 PMa year ago


Yellow card for Seri for a strong challenge on Casemiro.
3:05 PMa year ago

46' | Substitution in Galatasaray

Feghouli will replace Donk for the second half.
3:05 PMa year ago

Second Half Begins: Galatasaray 0-1 Real Madrid

The last 45 minutes of the match are now being played!
2:49 PMa year ago

Half-Time: Galatasaray 0-1 Real Madrid

We go to the break with advantage for Real Madrid.

They Spanish team has been able to neutralize Galatasaray and in the few chances that the turkish side has had, Curtois has responded well.

2:47 PMa year ago


One minute of added time for this first half.
2:45 PMa year ago


Benzema attempts from long distance, but his shot fails to find the target.
2:42 PMa year ago


Benzema strikes it from just outside the box. The ball is inches above the bar.
2:40 PMa year ago


Babel makes a good run down the wing and sends an even better cross!

Behlanda strikes with his right and Curtois once more makes an amazing save!

2:36 PMa year ago


Sequence of rebounds inside Real Madrid's box. The ball is cleared by Marcelo before Belhanda could make the goal.
2:34 PMa year ago


Real Madrid is in control of the match. The home team is really struggling to get any offense going.
2:30 PMa year ago


Hazard gets inside the box and looks for goal. His shot is stopped by Muslera.
2:27 PMa year ago


Interesting cross from Rodrygo looking for Benzema. Muslera is able to stop it before it reaches its target.
2:24 PMa year ago


Nagatomo crosses for Andone. The rumanian striker heads it just wide of Curtois' goal.
2:20 PMa year ago

17' | Real Madrid GOOOOOAL!

Hazard recovers the ball in Galatasaray's own half.

After a few back and forward passes with Benzema, he assists Kroos who finishes it to the top corner.

2:18 PMa year ago


Hazard now finds Benzema. The frenchman attempts to finesse it to the near post, but Muslera is there to block it.
2:16 PMa year ago


Benzema sends a through ball for Rodrygo. The strike is contained at the near post by Muslera.
2:14 PMa year ago


Long through ball for Babel. The dutch man was free to go one-one-one with the keeper, but his control is inadequate.
2:12 PMa year ago


Andone once more puts Curtois to test and the keeper responds well again!
2:12 PMa year ago


Andone finds himself one-on-one with Curtois. The keeper makes a great save!
2:07 PMa year ago


Rodrygo finds Casemiro just outside the box. The defensive midfielder strikes it above the bar.
2:03 PMa year ago


First chance for Real Madrid.

Rodrygo sends a good cross for Hazard, but #7 is unable to put it away.

2:02 PMa year ago

Kick Off | Galatasaray 0-0 Real Madrid

We're underway in this Matchday 3 fixture!
1:58 PMa year ago

Ready for kick-off!

The UEFA Champions League anthem plays as both teams step onto the pitch!

We're just seconds away from Galatasaray vs Real Madrid!

1:53 PMa year ago
Fatih Terim will be coaching his 50th UEFA Champions League match!
1:49 PMa year ago

Everything ready at Istanbul!

We're ten minutes away from kick-off in this UEFA Champions League match!

Don't go anywhere! Galatasaray vs Real Madrid is coming right up!

1:41 PMa year ago

Welcome to "Istanbul's Hell"!

Galatasaray's fanbase making their presence felt already with loud singing and unconditional support!

1:39 PMa year ago
The rest of Galatasaray's team is now on the pitch getting ready for this huge fixture against Real Madrid.

1:35 PMa year ago
The teams had also met in the 2012/13 quarter-finals, with Benzema scoring in a 3-0 win for Madrid in the home first leg. The Spanish side held on to progress to th next round despite a 3-2 second-leg defeat in Istanbul.


1:25 PMa year ago

Warm-up time!

Uruguay international keeper Fernando Muslera takes to the pitch to start the pre-match exercises.



1:20 PMa year ago

Galatasaray not doing will in Europe

Galatasaray's only win in their last 17 European fixtures was against Lokomotiv in last year's UEFA Champions League group stage.
1:14 PMa year ago

'Los Merengues' have arrived at the stadium!

1:10 PMa year ago
Galatasaray have lost their last four games against Spanish sides, while Real Madrid have won four of their last five matches with Turkish opponents.


1:04 PMa year ago

Real Madrid: Starting XI

Curtois; Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Marcelo; Kroos, Casemiro, Valverde; Rodrygo, Benzema, Hazard.

1:01 PMa year ago

Galatasaray: Starting XI

Muslera; Seri, Marcao, Luyindama, Nagatomo; Nzonzi, Donk, Mariano; Babel, Andone, Belhanda.


12:57 PMa year ago

Tonight's Officiating Team

Referee: Daniele Orsato (Italy)

Assistant Referees: Lorenzo Manganelli (Italy) & Alessandro Giallatini (Italy)

Fourth Official: Daniele Doveri (Italy)

VAR: Michael Fabbri (Italy)

Assistant VAR: Davide Massa (Italy)

12:52 PMa year ago

Their most recent meeting in Istanbul

Madrid won 6-1 in its last away meeting against Galatasaray in 2014.

That night, Cristiano Ronaldo had a hat-trick, Karim Benzema scored twice and Isco also made a goal.

For the turkish side, it was Umut Bulut who netted the ball.

12:38 PMa year ago

Group A standings before Matchday 3

Paris Saint-Germain : 6 points, +4 Goal Difference.

Club Brugge: 2 points, 0 Goal Difference.

Galatasaray: 1 point, -1 Goal Difference.

Real Madrid: 1 point, -3 Goal Difference.

12:31 PMa year ago

Tonight's kits

Galatasaray will wear their traditional yellow and red kit, while Real Madrid's all-white uniform will be the one used tonight.
12:29 PMa year ago

Galatasaray is also set for action!

The home team's locker room is also set to recieve the Galatasaray players!

12:28 PMa year ago

Our LIVE coverage begins!

Real Madrid's equipment and locker room at Türk Telekom Arena prior to this crucial match against Galatasaray.


11:40 PMa year ago
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11:40 PMa year ago

A look at today's venue!


11:39 PMa year ago

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11:36 PMa year ago

Real Madrid : Last Champions League Lineup

Courtois , Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Nacho; Kroos, Modrić, Casemiro; Hazard, Lucas Vázquez, Benzema.
11:33 PMa year ago

Galatasaray: Last Champions League Lineup

Muslera; Marcão, Belhanda, Nagatomo, Mariano Ferreira; Donk, Seri, Nzonzi; Babel, Luyindama, Falcao.
11:28 PMa year ago

Galatasaray's absences

Mario Lemina won't be able to play, while the participation of Colombian superstar, Radamel Falcao, is still questionable.
11:25 PMa year ago

Real Madrid's injury less is extensive

Zidane won't be able to count on Luka Modric, Gareth Bale, Lucas Vazquez and Nacho as they're sidelined due to injury.



11:23 PMa year ago

Galatasaray will put Real Madrid trough hell

Fatih Terim's squad is ready to host Real Madrid in very hostile enviroment. Their home ground is sometimes referred as "Hell of Instanbul" due to how uncomfortable visiting teams are made by the supporters.

A win for the turkish side would be important in their hopes of making it to the round of sixteen


11:16 PMa year ago

Real Madrid is in serious trouble

Zidane's squad is bottom of Group A of this UEFA Champions League.  The team with the most titles in this competetion might be close to an elimination if they're  unable to win at Istanbul.

The french legend knows that the match will be crucial and hopes that his men will respond.

11:08 PMa year ago

Kick-Off Time

The Galatasaray vs Real Madrid match will be played at the Türk Telekom Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey. The kick-off is scheduled at 3:00pm ET.
11:08 PMa year ago
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