Sep 16, 2014 at 7.45pm UK at ​Estadio Santiago Bernabeu

5-1

Suchy (14' og.), Bale (30'), Ronaldo (31'), Rodriguez (37'), Benzema (79')
Pepe (85')
FT(HT: 4-1)
Gonzalez (38')
El-Nenny (55'), Samuel (60'), Xhaka (91')
Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid celebrates with Gareth Bale after scoring Real's 3rd goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match  against Basel on September 16, 2014
Result: Real begin defence with thumping victory
Real Madrid cruise to a win in their Champions League opener against Basel as they beat the Swiss side 5-1 at the Bernabeu.
The Match
Player Ratings
strong>Sports Mole takes a look at who impressed during Real Madrid's emphatic 5-1 victory over Basel in the Champions League this evening.
Analysis
Sports Mole analyses the Champions League encounter between Real Madrid and Basel at the Bernabeu.
Match Report
Real Madrid cruise to a win in their Champions League opener against Basel as they beat the Swiss side 5-1 at the Bernabeu.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of the Champions League group-stage opener between Real Madrid and Basel from the Bernabeu.
HT Report
Real Madrid score four goals in 36 minutes to take a commanding 4-1 lead at the break in their Champions League clash with Basel.
Team News
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti makes two changes to his starting lineup for their Champions League fixture with Basel.
Preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to Real Madrid's Champions League opener against Swiss club Basel at the Bernabeu on Tuesday.



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