Group G: Real Madrid and Roma through to the knockout stage

AS Roma 0-2 Real Madrid

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Gareth Bale scores his sixth of  the season in Real Madrid win over Roma

Gareth Bale and Lucas Vazquez score as Real Madrid beat Roma to secure their top spot in Group G

Bale scored the opener early second half after a defensive error from home team defender Federico Fazio.

Lucas Vazquez scored the second just before the hour mark to ensure that the defending champions claimed all three points, scoring from close range.

Earlier, CSKA Moscow‘s chances of qualification to the knockout stages were ended with a 2-1 home defeat to Viktoria Plzenin Group G. This means that Roma will progress with Real Madrid, despite suffering a 2-0 defeat to the defending champions.



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