Late Rudiger Heder saved the draw for Real Madrid against Shekhar Real Madrid defender Antonio Rudiger's last

header saved a well-deserved 1-1 draw against Shakhtar Donetsk after taking Ukraine's lead in the Champions League on Tuesday.

The draw meant Madrid reached the knockout stage before the next group game at RB Leipzig on 25 October.

In the second half in Warsaw, Shekhar moved a minute ahead Bogdan Mykhaylychenko found Oleksandr Zubkov

Oleksandr Zubkov unmarked in Real's box as the midfielder nodded towards home in the lower right corner.

Rudiger took advantage of a clean pass from midfielder Toni Kroos to deny Shakhtar the famous win five minutes

 into stoppage time. With the draw at least preventing Real from advancing to the knockout stage immediately,

 immediately, Carlo Ancelotti's men could secure a spot in the next group game at RB Leipzig on 25 October.

In the 18th minute there was a chance to take an early lead through Karim Benzema, the Frenchman, who was denied by 

goalkeeper Anatoly Trubin with a close hit. Trubin made a superb save to negate a low shot by Benzema

Benzema in the extremely busy 36th minute in Warsaw and prevented Rodrigo from going inside the left post a minute later.