4 records created in the Real Madrid vs Napoli UEFA Champions League Group C match

Real Madrid vs Napoli: Four Records Broken in UEFA Champions League Group C Clash
Nicolás Paz scored his first UCL goal for Real Madrid.
Nicolás Paz scored his first UCL goal for Real Madrid.

Real Madrid defeated Napoli by 4-2 to stay at the top of the table in Group C of the UEFA Champions League 2023-24. Surprisingly, it was Napoli who started the proceedings with a goal from Giovanni Simeone in the 9th minute of the match. However, Real Madrid turned things around only two minutes later with Rodrygo finding the net for the Los Blancos. Jude Bellingham, Nicolás Paz and Joselu scored the other three goals for Real World Read to give them an easy win over the Italian side. Below are the top four records created in the Real Madrid versus Napoli match on Thursday.

1. Jude Bellingham becomes the first player to score in each of their opening four Champions League games for Real Madrid

Jude Bellingham after giving Real Madrid the lead against Napoli.
Jude Bellingham after giving Real Madrid the lead against Napoli.Image | UEFA

Jude Bellingham, who now have scored 15 goals in 16 games for Real Madrid, became the only Real Madrid player to score in each of their four opening for Champions League games. Bellingham first scored against Union Berlin. Then, went on to score against Napoli and Braga before netting a goal in this match.

Nicolás Paz scored his first UCL goal for Real Madrid.
Real Madrid vs Napoli Highlights | A dominant Real Madrid runs through Napoli by 4-2; Bellingham with a goal and an assist

2. Real Madrid now have won 16 of their last 17 Champions League matches against Serie A clubs

After this win against Napoli real Madrid now have won 16 of their last 17 UEFA Champions League matches against Serie A clubs. Moreover, Real Madrid have never lost a game in the Champions League against Napoli. They have now won 5 times against Napoli and drawn only once in the history of the competition.

3. Bellingham is now the 3rd youngest player ever to score 10 Champions League goals

Jude Bellingham after giving Real Madrid the lead against Napoli.
Jude Bellingham after giving Real Madrid the lead against Napoli.

Bellingham has now became the third-youngest player to reach ten UEFA Champions League goals aged 20 years and 153 days, behind Erling Haaland (19y 212d) and Kylian Mbappé (18y 350d).

4. Nicolás Paz is now third youngest player to score for Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League

Nicolás Paz scored his first UCL goal for Real Madrid.
Nicolás Paz scored his first UCL goal for Real Madrid.

After his goal in the Real Madrid versus Napoli match, Nicolás Paz, the Argentine teenage star has become the third youngest player to score for for Real Madrid in Champions League history. Paz, aged only 19 years and 82 days, is only behind Rodrygo (18y 301d) and Raúl (18y 113d).

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