Real Madrid took the lead against Bayern Munich at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu thanks to an excellent counter attack goal finished by Karim Benzema.
Despite Bayern Munich enjoying by far the majority of possession, it was Real Madrid who opened the scoring in the first leg of the two teams’ UEFA Champions League semi final at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu thanks to a brilliant counter attack.
Karim Benzema was the scorer, with Cristiano Ronaldo putting Fabio Coentrao free down the left flank with a superb through ball.
The left back then sent in a low cross to the far post which Benzema was able to tap home, sending the home team’s fans into jubilation.
Watch a video of Benzema’s goal below: