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Real Madrid fall into a draw against Chelsea in the Champions League semi-finals


The Spanish team, Real Madrid, fell into a draw against Chelsea, with a goal for each, in the exciting confrontation that took place between the two teams on Tuesday evening, at the "Alfredo Di Stefano" stadium, the stronghold of the royal team, in the semi-finals of the current version of the 2020 UEFA Champions League competition. -2021.


Real Madrid against Chelsea

Christian Pulisic scored the perfect lead for Chelsea in the 14th minute, becoming the first American player to score in the Champions League semi-finals and the fifth American player to score in the knockout stage.


Pulisic also became the first American player to score 5 goals in the history of the Champions League, surpassing Damarchus Beasley, who has 4 goals.


Karim Benzema scored the equalizer for the Real Madrid team in the 29th minute of the match, to raise the French star's score to 71 goals in the Champions League and equal the number registered in the name of Raul Gonzema, the former royal star as the fourth best scorer in the competition in history behind the trio of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. And Robert Lewandowski.


Karim Benzema has now scored in 4 different Champions League semi-finals against both: 2013 against Dortmund, 2014 against Bayern Munich, 2018 against Bayern Munich, and 2021 against Chelsea.


Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois saved his goal from a very dangerous opportunity after he was brilliant in blocking Timo Werner's shot in the ninth minute from the start of the match.


Real Madrid against Chelsea

Belgian Eden Hazard returned to participate in the Champions League again with Real Madrid, where he scored an appearance against his former team in the 65th minute of the match, instead of Vinicius Junior.


Real Madrid fought against Chelsea with the following formation: Goalkeeper: Courtois / Defense line: Varane, Militao, Nacho, Marcelo, Carvajal / Midfield: Modric, Casemiro, Toni Kroos / Offensive line: Benzema, Vinicius Junior.


While Chelsea fought the meeting by forming: Goalkeeper: Mindy / Defense line: Azpilicueta, Thiago Silva, Rudiger, Christensen / Midfield: Kante, Jorginho, Ben Chilwell / Front line: Mount, Pulicic, Werner.


The second leg of the Champions League semi-final match between Real Madrid and Chelsea will be held at Stamford Bridge, the stronghold of the Blues, on May 5.

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