Ajax 1-2 Real Madrid: Champions League – as it happened

Despite a fine effort from their hosts, Real took another step towards a fourth consecutive title on a night when VAR was once again a talking point

10.18pm GMT

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10.10pm GMT

Thibaut Courtois speaks: Speaking to BT Sport after the game, the Real Madrid goalkeeper is asked about the big VAR decision in the first half. Needless to say, he thinks it was a great decision, even though he appears very confused indeed about why it was given. He thinks it was for a non-existent offside in the pahse of play (Matthij’s de Ligt’s header) before his rick that led to Nicolas Tagliafico heading the ball past him.

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Source: theguardian