Brilliant Real Madrid Demolish Napoli In Champions League

Zinedine Zidane side Real Madrid came from a goal down to defeats Napoli in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League last - 16 tie.

Maurizio Sarri side took the lead after Madrid goal - keeper Keylor Navas was caught off guard by a brilliant Lorenzo Insigne strike inside eight minutes of first half.

France striker Karim Benzema headed the equaliser for the hosts past Napoli goal - keeper Pepe Reina from Dani Carvajal's cross 11 minutes later.

Germany midfielder Toni Kroos put  the Madrid advance early in the second half, earlier a spectacular volley from Casemiro sealed the victory.

Napoli will face again Real Madrid in the second leg on 7 march.

Real Madrid star player Cristiano Ronaldo has now gone 523 minutes outside a UEFA Champions League goal - his longest dryness in the Championship at Real Madrid.

Former Manchester United player missed a good opportunity midway through the first half to give Madrid 2-1 lead, although he hammered his shot over the bar from 12 yards.

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