Watch: Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo scores header vs. Malaga

Sunday February 21st, 2016

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo scored on an well-directed header in the 33rd minute to give his team a 1–0 lead over La Liga opponent Malaga.

Ronaldo got the opportunity after Malaga gave up a free kick from the right side of the box. Midfielder Toni Kroos placed the kick directly onto the head of an unmarked Ronaldo, who pushed it in out of the reach of the goalkeeper. 

The goal is Ronaldo’s 22nd of the league season

Real Madrid took the 1–0 lead into halftime. 

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.