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Kiev, Ukraine, May 26th of this year. Liverpool and Real Madrid are battling for the right to claim the throne as Europe’s best team. For Real Madrid, the stakes are nothing less than legendary status; a win would mean a three-peat of Champions League titles, and four out of the last five years. 1,183 more words
The now managerless Real Madrid’s game-management guided the Los Blancos to a 13th European title, although their performance against a slightly unfortunately Liverpool could never be described as vintage. 701 more words
Bale’s sensational performance against Liverpool before he’d immediately cast doubt on his future.
Off the back of scoring possibly the greatest goal ever seen in a Champions League final – and another helped in by Loris Karius – the Welshman admitted his time at the Bernabeu may well be up. 355 more words
Bale’s first was an ‘I-was-there’ goal, one to rival Zinédine Zidane, Mario Mandžukić and any other you care to name as the best in final history. 299 more words