Champions League: Real Madrid defeat Ludogorets 4-0
December 10 , 2014
Setting a new Spanish record of 19 straight wins, Real Madrid defeated Ludogorets 4-0 and advanced to the last 16 of the Champions League.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s successful penalty was his 72nd goal in the Champions League. Gareth Bale, who had to be replaced after he bloodied his nose during the game, Alvaro Arbeloa and Alvaro Medran scored the remaining goals for Real.
Bale’s injury, which does not appear to be serious, occurred after he collided with defender Georgi Terziev in the penalty area.