Ronaldo hat trick puts Real into quarters

January 9, 2013
By Associated Press
Cristiano Ronaldo steered Real Madrid into the Copa del Rey quarterfinals on Wednesday by completing his hat trick in a 4-0 win against Celta Vigo after Sergio Ramos had been sent off.

Madrid qualified 5-2 on aggregate, but it was Ronaldo's third goal in the 87th minute at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in the second leg that put the result of the last-16 match beyond doubt.

It was Ronaldo's third hat trick this season and the 18th of his Madrid career, but his opening goal in the ...

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