LONDON — Tottenham beat 3 times Champions League winner Real Madrid, 3-1 on Wednesday. The football giant lost to the Spurs. They’ve qualified for the knockout round for the second time in history.
Real Madrid FC, the European football giants is the winner of 3 Champions League among the last four seasons. Madrid has not lost a single match in the group stage for almost five years. The loss has added addition pressure on Madrid’s manager Zinedine Zidane. The defeat came after Madrid’s defense of its Spanish League by un-imagined loss at Griona.
Tottenham hasn’t won a single English league since 1961. However, the Spurs shattered Madrid easily. Dele Alli made his return by scoring 2 goals in the game.
The 65th minute goal by Christian Eriksen was the decisive goal. Madrid’s star striker Cristiano Ronaldo’s 80th minute goal was the final score when the scoreboard finally halted by 3-1 in the match.
With this win, Tottenham gained a clear 3 points resulting in the top spot of the league prior 2 games. The last season, Tottenham was eliminated at the group stage last year. With this, the Spurs has taken the revenge of the match that took place on 2010-2011 season, where they were eliminated in the by Real Madrid in the quarterfinal round.