Three goals from the Frenchman at Stamford Bridge secured the win for our team, who will fight for a place in the semi-finals at the Bernabéu next Tuesday.
Real Madrid put on a dazzling display at Stamford Bridge to edge ahead in the quarter-final tie against Chelsea, courtesy of an inspirational performance by Karim Benzema.
The Frenchman netted a hat-trick for the second consecutive Champions League game to spearhead the madridistas to victory.
Carlo Ancelotti’s men, who produced a solid display, must now finish the job at hand next Tuesday at the Santiago Bernabéu to book their place in the semi-finals.
The great striker has now scored 316 goals in 595 games for Real Madrid.