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Wednesday in the Champions League

Published 2240 GMT (0640 HKT) February 18, 2015
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Ronaldo scored the opening goal in Real Madrid's 2-0 win at Schalke in the round of 16. Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images
It ended a slump -- the three-time world player of the year hadn't scored in three games. That's a drought for him. Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images
Marcelo settled the match -- and probably the tie -- when he sent a rocket into the top corner late in the second half. Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images
Although he didn't score, Gareth Bale made a pair of impressive runs in each half, and he set up Isco for a chance the Spanish international should have converted. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Schalke striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar had to leave the game in the first half due to an injury. Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images
In the other game, Basel and Porto tied 1-1 in Switzerland. Derlis Gonzalez, middle, opened the scoring for Basel early in the first half. MICHAEL BUHOLZER/AFP/Getty Images)
Danilo equalized from the spot deep in the second half for Porto. MICHAEL BUHOLZER/AFP/Getty Images