Pontus Wernbloom made Real Madrid pay for a string of misses as CSKA Moscow pinched an improbable draw when they looked certain to head to the Bernabeu behind in the Champions League last-16 tie.
Wernbloom scored in the third minute of stoppage time at the end of the match, cancelling out Cristiano Ronaldo’s first-half strike for Madrid.
There was a certain symmetry in how the equalising goal went in, as twins Vasili Berezutski and Aleksei Berezutski were both involved in the build-up, having both been at fault for the opening goal.
Alan Dzagoev provided a cross from the right, Vasili Berezutski headed the ball towards the back post and his brother nodded across goal for Swedish midfielder Wernbloom to lunge in and score.
CSKA had barely posed a serious threat all match, but they will head to the March 14 second leg in Spain on level terms.