Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed that he substituted Karim Benzema in Tuesday’s win at Chelsea as he had picked up an injury.
Los Blancos beat the Blues 2-0 at Stamford Bridge to secure a 4-0 aggregate win in their UEFA Champions League quarter-final. They will face either Manchester City or Bayern Munich in the last four.
A second-half brace from Rodrygo killed off any hope of a Chelsea comeback, with the reigning champions eventually easing their way into the semi-finals after a strong first 45 minutes from the hosts.
“It was known that we had to suffer in this type of…