Last Updated: 18/03/14 9:55pm
Morata thinks he is clean through on goal but Hoogland has been fouled on halfway by Casemiro. Hoogland gets some treatment.
Late corner for Schalke falls nicely for Hoogland but his effort from the edge of the Real area is dragged well wide.
Brilliant from Isco as he leaves Hoogland for dead in the Schalke area but then hits a wild shot over the bar.
More possession for Schalke on the fringes of the Real area but can't find a threatening pass toward goal.
Ronaldo comes within a whisker of his hat-trick as he gallops into the Schalke area then hits the foot of the post with his shot.
Free-kick to Real on the right edge of the Schalke area after Bale is pulled back by Papadopoulos. The latter goes in the book.
Nice bit of play from Draxler as he finds some space in the Real area but Casillas saves with his feet.
GOAL MORATA: Bale sends Morata through after a mistake at the back and the latter's first effort is saved. Ronaldo then manages to hit the bar from close range before Bale sets up Morata once more and he sidefoots home.
GOAL RONALDO: All quiet then Real break when Bale steals the ball. It breaks for Ronaldo, who does the rest and smashes it past Fahrmann from just inside the Schalke area.
Ronaldo comedy moment among the brilliance as he slips in the Schalke area while trying to get a shot away.
Ronaldo''s effort takes a slight deflection off the wall and is behind for a corner. Isco swirls the ball in and Fahrmann punches clear of his area.
Strong run from Morata in the Schalke area and his cross from a tight angle is clawed away by Fahrmann.
That early blitz from Real has cooled off and they are happy to just knock the ball around in their own half.
Meyer breaks down the left flank and tees up Ahyan, who shoots well over the bar from the edge of the area.
Magnificent stuff again from Real on the break. Ronaldo sets up Isco, who weaves his way through the Schalke defence before Fahrmann makes another top save. Bale then shoots over the bar.
Brilliant stuff from Ronaldo as he leaves one Schalke defender on his backside but his cross is just too deep. Morata then misses another good chance to get on the scoresheet when his touch lets him down.
Fahrmann makes a fine save as Ramos heads back across goal and Ronaldo meets it with a downward header which is kept out with some sharp reflexes.
Lovely play between Morata and Isco but Joel Matip gets in an important touch and the ball is behind for a corner.
Bit of a scramble in the Real box but the ball is finally taken off the toe of Obasi and is cleared.
Fabio Coentrao fells Obasi and Schalke have a free-kick just outside the Real box. Draxler takes and Morata heads behind for a corner.
Free-kick taken by Isco and he tries to whip the ball into the Schalke box but it is comfortably headed clear.
Perhaps not quite the score we were expecting at the break but Real Madrid are still odds-on at 4/9 for victory on the night with Sky Bet. The draw is 5/2 and Schalke can be backed at 13/2.
Great through ball sets up Draxler for a shooting opportunity in the Real box but a great covering tackle by Nacho saves the situation for the hosts.
Draxler shoots this time from well outside the box and the result is the same as the ball ends up in the crowd.
Schalke unfortunate not to take the lead as a lovely pass from Meyer releases Huntelaar in the Real box but his shot back across Casillas is just wide of the target.
Morata thwarted again following a lovely flick on the edge of area by Ronaldo but Fahrmann is off his line smartly to make the block.
Good play down the right from Hoogland and Draxler pounces on a loose ball in the Real area but just can't get it under control.
Lovely skill on the edge of the Schalke area by Isco and his shot brings out a flying save from Fahrmann.
GOAL HOOGLAND: The Schalke man tries his luck from distance and the ball finds it's way into the Real net via a huge deflection off Ramos past the stranded Casillas.
Superb ball from Isco across the park to Morata, who tries to take on the majority of the Schalke defence before firing his shot into an opposition player from the edge of the area.
Superb run down the right from Bale and he then tees it up for Morata eight yards out, who completely fluffs his lines with a horrible slice wide of the Schalke goal.
Schalke again try to probe for an opening on the edge of the Real box but it is comfortably cleared to halfway.
Ronaldo in full flight down the left and his teasing cross is scrambled clear as Ralf Fahrmann tries to gather inside his six-yard box.
Asier Illarramendi attempts to find the lively Morata with a through ball but it just has too much pace on it.
GOAL RONALDO: The hosts are 1-0 up in the blink of an eye. Alvaro Morata turns well then slides in a lovely pass for Bale to cross and find Ronaldo for a simple tap in from five yards.
Ronaldo accelerates away from Chinedu Obasi but the latter gets a foot in and although Ronaldo grabs the ball as he thinks he has been fouled, the ref decides to give the free-kick the other way.
Great cross from the right by Nacho after he avoids a sliding challenge and Tim Hoogland has to head behind under pressure from Ronaldo.
Free-kick whipped in by Alonso and Sergio Ramos heads over the bar when he should have perhaps left it for Raphael Varane.
Bale muscled off the ball on the right and a free-kick in a good spot for Real which Alonso will take.
Max Meyer fashions a little bit of room to cross from inside the Real area but it hits a defender and is cleared.
Deep ball from Cristiano Ronaldo for Bale to chase down the right flank but the ball is too long and is out for Schalke throw deep in their own half.
Bale on then for Jese as a shot from Klaas-Jan Huntelaar from the edge of the Real area is saved by Casillas.
Isco and Xabi Alonso get in a tangle on the edge of the Scahlke area and lose the ball. Jese has now been stretchered down the tunnel for treatment and Gareth Bale is set to come on.
Jese is on the touchline but back on his feet. He still looks in some discomfort but his prospects are brighter than a couple of minutes ago.
Jese still down after what was a shoulder charge from Kolasinac but the Madrid man seemed to jam his leg in the ground.
Game currently halted with Jese on the floor clutching his knee after a fairly hefty challenge. The stretcher is on.
Kevin Carreira says: "I think it will be a tough game - damage limitation from Schalke! Still think Madrid's easy win, 3-0."
"Real Madrid to win 5-0, with Isco (2), Ronaldo (2) and Bale scoring the goals," says Chris Green from Huddersfield.
Cian Hughes says: "Hi! Don't think Schalke can turn this tie around. I think Madrid will give them a tough game tonight. 4-0 to Madrid. Ronaldo with 3 and Jese with 1."
Schalke 04: Fahrmann, Howedes, Matip, Kolasinac, Hoogland, Meyer, Draxler, Ayhan, Neustadter, Obasi Ogbuke, Huntelaar. Subs: Hildebrand, Goretzka, Boateng, Papadopoulos, Szalai, Max, Annan.
Real Madrid: Casillas, Varane, Sergio Ramos, Fabio Coentrao, Nacho, Alonso, Isco, Illarramendi, Ronaldo, Jese, Morata. Subs: Fernandez, Pepe, Marcelo, Carvajal, Bale, Casemiro, Di Maria.
Hello to cc: "Fairly meaningless second leg, seeing as Madrid have already got it. Hoping Ronaldo plays a part for the entertainment....going 3-0 Madrid...."
Some pre-match betting news from Sky Bet with Real Madrid 2/9, Schalke 10/1 and the draw 13/2. Xabi Alonso has had his price boosted to 25/1 from 16s to score first as well.