Galatasaray, Chelsea in 1-1 tie

The Champions League game with Turkish Galatasaray against English giants Chelsea ended with a tie, 1-1, in the first leg of the round 16.

The Champions League game with Turkish Galatasaray against English giants Chelsea ended with a tie, 1-1, in the first leg of the round 16.

ISTANBUL - The Champions League game with Turkish Galatasaray against English giants Chelsea ended with a tie, 1-1, in the first leg of the round 16.

Chelsea's striker Fernando Torres scored early at 8'. Istanbulite Galatasaray battled back and equalized in 64' as defender Chedjou found the net on a left-wing cross. The second leg will be played in London on March 18.

In the other game of the tournament on Wednesday night, Spain's Real Madrid scored six goals against German club Schalke's one in an away game, taking a huge advantage for the quarter final.

Results follow:

Galatasaray 1-1 Chelsea

Schalke 1- 6 Real Madrid

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