Last night, the Champions League once again proved why it is the most prestigious footballing competition in the world, as Bayern Bayern suffered defeat to the hands of Real Madrid, with the final score finishing 4-2 on the night; 6-3 on aggregate.
There was much controversy surrounding the game including several questionable decisions that resulted in two offside goals going completely under the radar, and the undeserved brandishing of a red card for Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal.
Football matches don't often come as big and as good as games like Tuesday night's, with Cristiano Ronaldo securing a perfect hat-trick and extending his Champions League goal scoring record to no less than 100 goals.
Despite their loss, Bayern Munich's Franck Ribéry produced the most awe-inspiring moment of the night, as he
effortlessly nutmegged opposition midfielder, Luka Modrić:
Still, in terms of quality, Real Madrid arguably have the best squad depth in the competition, with almost every position occupied by a player with many years of experience and world class ability. No one will want to draw them in the next round.