Chelsea refused to release Mudryk and lost to Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals
Real Madrid beat Chelsea at home in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals. The match at the Santiago Bernabeu ended with a score of 2-0.
The Ukrainian midfielder of the English team, Mykhailo Mudryk, spent the full 90 minutes on the bench and did not appear on the pitch.
Already in the 21st minute, Karim Benzema headed the ball into the empty net after Vinicius Junior's shot.
In the second half, the hosts' advantage looked convincing. Ancelotti's men launched one attack after another, and in the 59th minute, such a counterattack ended in a sending-off. London defender Ben Chilwell received a red card for a last-ditch foul.
In the 74th minute, Asensio doubled the score, and Vinicius Junior added a second assist.
Real Madrid Spain - Chelsea England 2: 0 (1: 0, 1: 0)
Goals: 1: 0 - 21 Benzema, 2: 0 - 74 Asensio.
Real Madrid - Courtois, Carvajal, Alaba, Militao, Camavinga (Rüdiger, 71), Modric (Ceballos, 81), Kroos (Tchouameni, 84), Valverde, Vinicius Junior, Rodrigo (Asensio, 71), Benzema.
Chelsea - Arrizabalaga, James, Tiago Silva (Mount, 76), Coulibaly (Cucurella, 55), Fofana, Chilwell, Kovacic, Kante (Gallacher, 75), Fernandez, Sterling (Havertz, 65), Joao Felix (Chalobah, 65).
Cautions: Fofana (5), Camavinga (7), Militao (83), Carvajal (87), Kovacic (87).
Dismissals: Chilwell (59).
In a parallel match, the Italian AC Milan and Napoli met. The hosts won a narrow victory. Ismael Bennasser scored the only and decisive goal.
AC Milan Italy - Napoli Italy 1: 0
Goal: 1-0 - 40 Bennacer.
Milan - Mignolet, Calabria, Kier, Tomori, Hernandez, Krunic, Bennacer (Salemakers, 67), Braim Diaz (Rebic, 80), Tonali, Rafael Leão, Giroud.
Napoli - Meret, Di Lorenzo, Rahmani, Kim Min-jae, Mario Rui (Olivera, 81), Lobotka, Zielinski (Ndombele, 81), Zambo-Anguissa, Elmaz, Lozano (Raspadori, 69), Kvaratskhelia (Politano, 81).
Cautions: Zielinski (38), Bennacer (60), Di Lorenzo (70), Zambo-Anguissa (70), Kim Min-Jae (78).
Dismissals: Zambo-Anguissa (74).
The return matches will take place on April 18.
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