Andriy Lunin's Real Madrid defeated Napoli in the home match of the 5th round of the Champions League group stage. The match at the Santiago Bernabeu ended with a score of 4:2.

The champion of Italy took the lead in the 9th minute of the meeting through the efforts of Giovanni Simeone. Two minutes later, the "creamy" responded with a goal by Rodrygo.

In the 22nd minute, the Royal Club took the lead for the first time in this match - Jude Bellingham closed David Alaba's pass with a header.

At the start of the second half, the Partenopei found the strength to win back - in the 47th minute, Frank Anguissa scored.

However, Carlo Ancelotti's wards were able to snatch victory. In the 84th minute, the goal was scored by 19-year-old Nicolas Paz, for whom this is his debut goal in the Champions League.

And in the 90th + 4th minute, Joselu put an end to the match after Bellingham's pass.

It should be noted that Lunin was in the starting lineup of Real Madrid thanks to injuries to the main goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and Kepa Arrizabalaga, on loan from Chelsea.


To be added soon.

We will add that in another match of the fifth round of this group, the Portuguese "Braga" drew with the German "Union" (1:1).

The victory over Napoli (7 points) guaranteed Real Madrid (15 points) the final first place in quartet C, while Walter Mazzarri's team is in second position and has not yet made it to the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Braga (4 points) are third and can still make it to the Champions League playoffs. Union (2 points) retains chances only for the Europa League playoffs.

In the matches of the final round on December 12, Real Madrid will meet Union away, and Napoli will host Braga.

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