Real Madrid once again came out on top against high-flying Paris Saint-Germain in the second leg of the Champions League round-of-16.
Madridistas all over the world raved about the victory and considering their domestic run, they had every right to.
PSG owner running after Unai Emery after getting knocked out by Real Madrid like. pic.twitter.com/qeEFnfuqOg— GeniusFootball (@GeniusFootball) March 7, 2018
Dani Alves left Barcelona after losing to Real Madrid and joined Juventus. Dani Alves left Juventus after losing to Real Madrid and joined PSG. Dani Alves lost against Real Madrid again with PSG. Who will be his next club?— Muthui Wakanda (@MuthuiMkenya) March 7, 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo, the record scorer of the competition, scored the opener. And Twitter, as usual, exploded.
Cristiano Ronaldo for Real Madrid in Champions League— Cristiano Ronaldo (@TeamCRonaldo) March 7, 2018
102 Goals ⚽
3 UEFA Champions League titles pic.twitter.com/97g4JZAAy9
Cristiano Ronaldo in the UCL is the player with— RMadridBabe (@RMadridBabe) March 6, 2018
Most Final Goals
Most Home Goals
Most Away Goals
Most Group Stage Goals
Most Knock Out Stage Goals
This. Is. His. Competition. ⭐ pic.twitter.com/gftHTNcNSB
Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 15 goals in his last 9 Real Madrid games. pic.twitter.com/wuWxzJOgih— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cr7Fran4ever) March 7, 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo in his last 13 Champions League games— Hammad (@Ronaldoesquee) March 6, 2018
Atletico Madrid ⚽⚽⚽
Atletico Madrid ✖️
This man is on different level pic.twitter.com/KAFMRA9kXe
Finished Cristiano Ronaldo getting Man of the Match in both legs of the tie against PSG. Greatest finished player of all time.— Adam (@DeGeaoIogy) March 6, 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo draws strength from the Champions League pic.twitter.com/1hXDCoxttZ— B/R Football (@brfootball) March 7, 2018
However, it was Casemiro who played the game of his life, and Twitter lauded the Brazilian for the work he put in.
Casemiro vs. PSG— EiF Video (@EiF_Highlights) March 6, 2018
The Brazilian was great despite the absence of Modric and Kroos. He broke up play brilliantly as always, was assured with his passing, and even managed to kill the game off with his late goal. pic.twitter.com/QYODZzcfNW
Casemiro's game by numbers vs. PSG:— Squawka Football (@Squawka) March 6, 2018
56 (98%) passes completed
5 tackles won
2 chances created
1 take-on completed
Showing his class again. pic.twitter.com/QHrzU4J3Kn
1 - Casemiro lost possession with just one of his 80 touches v PSG, the last midfielder to have more touches in a CL game without losing it more than once was Nigel de Jong (110), for @ManCity v Villarreal in 2011. Magnet.— OptaJohan (@OptaJohan) March 6, 2018
Casemiro is the best DM in the world. Don't give me shit about no Busquets.— Un Prophète (@mediocentroEN) March 6, 2018
To sum it up.
Real Madrid v PSG summed up.. pic.twitter.com/sgyr4ZiQIh— GeniusFootball (@GeniusFootball) March 7, 2018