- Real Madrid booked their place in the last 16 of the 2023-2024 Champions League with a 3-0 win over SC Braga on Thursday (9/11/2023) morning WIB.

In the match at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Real Madrid scored three goals: Brahim Diaz in the 27th minute, Vinicius Jr. in the 58th minute and Rodrigo in the 61st minute.

With these three points, Real Madrid has collected 12 points from four games in Group C, which means that Braga could not surpass them.

Los Blancos have a perfect record in four group games. They won four of those games.

Union beat Berlin, beat Napoli, beat SC Braga away and now beat the Portuguese club again at home.

In this game, coach Carlo Ancelotti made several changes, including the goal of Andri Lunin and the rest of Kepa Arrizabalaga.

Andriy Looney's role in this match was crucial in picking up three points. The 24-year-old goalkeeper saved the penalty in the 6th minute to keep the score at 0-0.

At that time, Andriy Lunin blocked SC Braga striker Alvaro Dijalo's free kick.

Then, in the 27th minute, Rodrigo Gos assisted and Brahim Diaz scored a goal for Real Madrid to lead 1-0.

Carlo Ancelotti's men added to their lead in the second half with a goal from Vinicius Junior in the 58th minute, assisted by Lucas Vazquez.

On the other hand, Real Madrid's third goal was scored in the 61st minute by Rodrigo Goz with an assist.

In this game, Rodrigo Goth showed his role by scoring a goal and providing an assist for Los Blancos.

Interesting facts about Real Madrid vs SC Braga

  • By scoring in this match, Rodrigo Goes has scored 17 goals in 43 matches for Real Madrid in the Champions League, the same number he has scored in 120 La Liga matches.
  • Brahim Diaz scored two goals as a starter for Real Madrid in all competitions. Meanwhile, he scored only one goal in the last six games.
  • Andriy Lunin has saved 7 of 14 penalties in all competitions since 2018-2019, excluding penalties. Two of those were Real Madrid's four penalty kicks.