Eden Hazard made a good account of himself with an assist and a goal in the 3-0 win over Celtic, with Vinicius scoring the opener and Luka Modric scoring a perfect curling shot before the former Chelsea attacker add the third.

Celtic started the match with great zeal with the home team connecting well with each other and Real Madrid players were made to chase the ball in the early minute of the game.

Karim Benzema was forced out due to an injury and Eden Hazard was thrown in for the French attacker.

The first half ended at a stalemate, Real Madrid dominated the first half in terms of ball possession with a 65% rating and had seven goal attempts with two shots on goal, while Celtic had two shots on goal and 35% ball possession.

Vinicius was released by Valverde after the Uruguayan midfielder raced into a square the ball for the Brazilian attacker to make it 1-0 in the 56th and four minutes later Hazard led a swift counter-attack and it was finished by Luka Modric to make it 2-0 in the 60th minute.

Hazard made it 3-0 for the away team from a tap-in in the 77th minute after Toni Kroos pass pick out Dani Carvajal whose pass was directed to the Belgian to put the ball inside an open net.

Celtic will host Livingston in the Scottish Premier League in their next game while in the Champions League they will take a trip to face Shakhtar Donetsk.

Real Madrid will host RB Leipzig in their next Champions League game while in the La Liga they will be at home against Mallorca.

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