Real Madrid reaches quarterfinals of the Champions League

Real Madrid has reached the quarterfinals of the European Champions League, beating Lionel Messi’s Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) after Karim Benzema completed a hat-trick in the second half.

Kylian Mbappe scored in the first half of the second leg at Real’s home ground Santiago Bernabeu to give PAC a 2-0 lead overall.

PSG’s goal of winning the Champions League for the first time has ended this season after French superstar Benzema scored three goals 17 minutes into the second half. Benzema scored a hat-trick in the 61st, 76th, and 78th minutes.

PSG had won the first leg 1-0 at the PSG ground last month.