- 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 in the 27th minute by Brahim Diaz, in the 58th minute by Vinicius Jr. and Rodrigo Goz 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, bringing on Andriy Lunin and resting Kepa Arrizabalaga.

Andriy Looney's role in this match was crucial in securing the three points. The 24-year-old goalkeeper saved the penalty in the 6th minute to make it 0-0.

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

Then, Real Madrid took a 1-0 lead with an assist from Rodrigo Goss and Brahim Diaz's goal in the 27th minute.

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

Meanwhile, Real Madrid's third goal was scored in the 61st minute with an assist from Rodrigo Goz.

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