Ronaldo hat-trick helps Madrid overpower Munich

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score 100 career goals in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, setting the mark with a hat-trick against Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals.

Zidane declined to say whether he had any favoured opponent in Friday's semifinal draw, when his side are in the pot alongside local rivals Atletico Madrid and either Barcelona or Juventus, and Borussia Dortmund or Monaco.

A freaky own goal by Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos forced the extra period after Robert Lewandowski opened the scoring for the German team from the penalty spot and Ronaldo equalised.

Arguably the game's turning point arrived in the 84th minute, though, when Bayern's Arturo Vidal was sent off.

But Real took control shortly before half time in extra time as Ronaldo netted from close range on 104 minutes.

Trailing 1-0 from the first leg, they fell behind at home to a goal from Saul Niguez, which left the English champions needing to score three times to advance.

But Ronaldo's double and a Marco Asensio goal sealed Madrid's progression to the last four and Zidane felt it was deserved, despite the controversy.

"More than the second yellow, or the offside goals, the six goals we scored over the two games we deserved to go through in the tie". Nevertheless, he controlled with his chest and finished neatly with his left foot to give Real the ascendency.

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"We had a lot of chances".

Ramos almost put the hosts ahead after the otherwise superb Manuel Neuer spilled a shot, but Boateng somehow blocked his effort on the line.

The half-time whistle brought some respite to proceedings on the field, although the Bayern fans were involved in a minor clash with police at the break. I didn't tell them to be quiet - never. Bayern were boosted by the return of striker Robert Lewandowski from injury, as well as first choice defensive pairing Jerome Boateng and Mats Hummels.

Ronaldo looked to have eased Madrid's nerves when he steered Casemiro's cross into the far corner 14 minutes from time. In trying to snuff out Lewandowski after substitute Thomas Müller had helped the ball along, the ball bounced off the Real Madrid captain and creeped into his own net.

He has now scored 85 goals in 85 appearances in the Champions League for Madrid.

Ronaldo was standing in an offside position when he fired in Madrid's second - and then Bayern crumbled. Was he offside again on this one?

Ronaldo also added a top-scorer's title with Manchester United in the 2007-08 season, one year after scoring his first goals on Europe's top stage with a brace against AS Roma.