Real Madrid make Roma pay for missed chances

Cristiano Ronaldo (centre) and James Rodriguez (right) were the goal scorers as Real Madrid made it into the Champions League quarter-finals with victory over Roma
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REAL MADRID made Roma pay for wasted opportunities as they secured a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League for the sixth season in-a-row with a 2-0 win at the Bernabeu. The Italians needed to overturn a 2-0 deficit from the first leg, but created enough chances during the first-half to be at least on level terms as Edin Dzeko and Mohamed Salah both missed when played clear through on goal. And eventually Madrid made the breakthrough when in-form Cristiano Ronaldo scored from close range after 64 minutes, with James Rodriguez adding a quick second to end any hope[...]

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