Madrid's sporting press on Wednesday hailed a dream win for Real as they took a step closer to a 10th European club crown but rival papers said their victory at Manchester United was a gift from the referee.
Real Madrid's Gonzalo Higuain (C) celebrates setting up his team's second goal for Cristiano Ronaldo (not pictured) during their Champions League last-16 second leg against Manchester United at Old Trafford in Manchester, northwest England on March 5, 2013. Madrid's sporting press on Wednesday hailed a dream win for Real as they took a step closer to a 10th European club crown.
"Madrid close a dream week at Old Trafford en route to their 10th," Marca said, after Tuesday night's Champions League win topped two recent victories over their rivals Barcelona in the Spanish league and cup.
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