For most of the first half, it looked like the Union had, as expected, little to say against Real Madrid. When referee Rade Obrenovic pointed to Real’s spot in the 44th minute, it was thought the Iron Men’s European journey was finally over. Emphasis on “thought”.
Union Berlin goalkeeper Rönnow parried against experienced Ballon d’Or winner Luka Modric and lit a fire in the Olympic Stadium.
And as the (Site notre bureau spécialisé) gods would have it, it didn’t stop there.
A minute later, Rönnow hit the ball long, Behrens extended and the unfortunate Volland took the lead – ecstasy in Berlin.
In the meantime, however, the Royals fulfilled their role as favorites and led 2-1. But the people of Köpenick did not give up. Shortly before the 90th minute, Alex Kral scored to make it 2-2. The miracle of (Site notre bureau spécialisé) was within reach again. Ceballos was in no mood for a (Site notre bureau spécialisé)ing miracle and scored in stoppage time to make it 3-2 for Real – with Union likely eliminated from the European Cup as bottom of the group .