Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the last sixteen, first-leg UEFA Champions League football match against Schalke on February 18, 2015
Result: Clinical Real too strong for Schalke
Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Marcelo earn Real Madrid a 2-0 victory over Schalke 04 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a look at how each individual player performed during Real Madrid's 2-0 win over Schalke in their Champions League last-16 first leg.
Analysis
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid beat Schalke 2-0 in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League clash in Germany.
Match Report
Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Marcelo earn Real Madrid a 2-0 victory over Schalke 04 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Champions League last-16 first leg between Schalke 04 and Real Madrid.
HT Report
Cristiano Ronaldo's header hands Real Madrid a 1-0 lead over Schalke 04 at half time in Gelsenkirchen.
Team News
Lucas Silva makes his first appearance in the Champions League as Real Madrid travel to Schlake 04 in the last 16 of the tournament.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the first leg of Schalke 04 and Real Madrid's last-16 clash in the Champions League.
Head to Head
Mar 18, 2014 7.45pm
Feb 26, 2014 7.45pm
Schalke
1-6
Real Madrid
Huntelaar (89')
Howedes (62'), Huntelaar (72')
Benzema (13', 57'), Bale (21', 69'), Ronaldo (52', 89')
di Maria (29')
Build-up
Gareth Bale wearing Real Madrid's fetching pink away strip on August 31, 2014
Real Madrid to wear pink strip against Schalke 04
Real Madrid will wear their pink strip for just the second time this season in their last-16 Champions League first leg against Schalke 04 on Wednesday.
Feb 18, 16:31
Karim Benzema for Real Madrid on November 26, 2014
Karim Benzema to miss Schalke 04 clash?
Reports in the Spanish press claim that Karim Benzema is struggling with illness ahead of Real Madrid's Champions League last-16 first leg against Schalke 04.
Feb 18, 15:13
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Muller and Schalke's defender Benedikt Howedes vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Schalke 04 at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on February 3, 20
Benedikt Howedes: 'Schalke 04 must be positive against Real Madrid'
Benedikt Howedes claims that Schalke 04 need to be positive, but not "naive" against Real Madrid.
Feb 18, 05:00
Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid looks on after taking a fall during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid on February 7, 2015
Carlo Ancelotti warns Schalke 04 of Cristiano Ronaldo resurgence
Carlo Ancelotti backs Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo to break his three-game goal drought in the Champions League trip to Schalke.
Feb 18, 01:31
Schalke's Italian head coach Roberto Di Matteo attends a training session at the arena in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 20, 2014
Roberto Di Matteo aware of Cristiano Ronaldo threat
Schalke 04 boss Roberto Di Matteo admits that he is wary of Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Wednesday's Champions League last-16 first leg in Germany.
Feb 17, 17:52
Pepe for Real Madrid on October 18, 2014
Pepe returns to Real Madrid squad
Pepe returns to the Real Madrid squad for Wednesday's Champions League last-16 first leg against Schalke 04.
Feb 17, 13:23
Spain centre-forward celebrates scoring for a second time against South Africa on June 12, 2002.
Raul: 'Schalke 04 will not roll over'
Former Spain striker Raul predicts a close last-16 Champions League two-legged affair between two of his former clubs, Schalke 04 and Real Madrid.
Feb 16, 17:51
Toni Kroos for Real Madrid on November 8, 2014
Toni Kroos: 'Schalke 04 will be tough'
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos believes that his team will need to be at their best to overcome Schalke 04 in the last-16 stage of the Champions League.
Feb 16, 17:26
Queens Park Rangers' English defender Nedum Onuoha goes down after a confrontation with Arsenal's French striker Olivier Giroud in front of referee Martin Atkinson (C) after which Giroud is sent off during the English Premier League football match between
English officials handed Champions League ties
Martin Atkinson and Mark Clattenburg will referee the two Champions League ties on Wednesday night.
Feb 16, 16:00
Marcelo for Real Madrid on December 9, 2014
Carlo Ancelotti: 'Marcelo fit for Schalke 04 clash'
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti declares Brazilian left-back Marcelo fit for Wednesday's Champions League last-16 first leg against Schalke 04.
Feb 16, 14:11
Lucas Silva for Real Madrid on January 26, 2015
Report: Lucas Silva to start Schalke 04 clash
A report claims that Lucas Silva will start Real Madrid's Champions League last-16 clash against Schalke 04 on Wednesday.
Feb 16, 12:52



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