2017 UEFA champions league final, Cristiano ronaldo

Real Madrid win 2017 UEFA Champions league final by thrashing Juventus 4 - 1

Real Madrid win 2017 UEFA Champions league final by thrashing Juventus 4 - 1

Saturday, June 3, 2017: Millennium Stadium, Wales

Spanish giants Real Madrid are UEFA champions league winners 2017 beating Juventus of Italy 4 - 1 in Millennium stadium Wales.

Real Madrid have made history by retaining the cup that they won in 2016. This was a repeat of their dominance in this years league where they thrashed all teams with a big goal margin where Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo scored at least 2 goals in every match for the Spanish team.

Forward Cristiano (Portuguese) opened the score for Madrid in the first and second half.

Mandzukics athletic stunner initially managed to bring a level 1 - 1 goals at first half for Juventus

Midfielder Casemiro (Brazilian) scored the second goal from a 30-yard shot slightly deflected by Juventus defence while substitute midfielder Marco Asensio (Spanish) added the 4th in the 90th minute.

It was another day for Cristiano Ronaldo and Coach Zinedine Zidane presenting the best team ever to win the UEFA champions league 2017 in the history of the game

Italian and Juventus goal keeper Gianluigi Buffon makes yet another history for appearing for a record 5 champions leagues for Juventus but miserably failed to lift the trophy. He has so far conceded a total of 6 goals against Cristiano.

Records set in Millennium stadium Wales

Cristiano Ronaldo

He scores his 600 career goals, eclipsing his all-time rival Argentines Lionel Messi of Barcelona.

He has won this trophy 4 times with 2 different teams in Europe: 2014, 2016 and 2017 for Real Madrid and 2008 with Manchester united of England.

He has been able to score 2 goals against an extremely defensive Juventus who had only conceded a total 3 goals before the finals.

He remains the only player to have reached 100 goals with his current 105 champions league goals. Lionel Messi follows with 94 goals.

He is the first player to score 50 knockout goals.

He is the only player to score in three UEFA Champions League finals

Juventus loses again since winning in 1996

They loses a record 5 times in the finals since their last loss in 1996.

Zinedine Zidane won champions league with Juventus in 1996.

They concede 4 goals from Real Madrid, surpassing the 3 goals they had conceded before the reaching the finals. This means that they have conceded a total of 7 goals this season, much more than they had anticipated

39 year old Gianluigi Buffon fails to win a champions league in his silverware

The aging 2006 World cup winner Gianluigi Buffon loses a record 5 times from clinching this trophy once more after latest defeat in this year finals in Wale

Real Madrid sets up a winning record

Real Madrid becomes the first team in the newly expanded Champions league era to win it back to back.

It remains the most successful team to retain the cup a record 12 times.

They have won 3 Champions leagues in 4 years.

It is a team that has featured what is arguably the best Champions league squad of all times.

They have scored 4 goals against Juventus, surpassing the3 goals Juventus had conceded before reaching this finals

Zinedine Zidanes Triumph

Coach Zinedine Zidane becomes the first manager to retain the cup.

He becomes the manager who has featured the strong Champions league squad of all times.

Real Madrid squad 2017

The strong squad consists of 4 times FIFA player of the year 2 times Ballon d Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo. Ballon d Or lasted 6 years from 2010 to 2015. Cristiano is strongly expected to clinch it a 5tth time in this year trophy against his old rival Lionel Messi from Barcelona. The team also features Colombian James Rodriguez, the 2014 FIFA golden boots winner. Lethal striker Welsh Gareth Balle came back from an injury to play in this finals.

Interestingly none of these players has ever won a world cup for his country.

Real has featured a great team with excellent players and together with team work has brought great success from their forwards, defense and to midfield and is regarded as the strongest team in the history of the UEFA champions league.

Managers

Zinedine Zidane, a French national, a World cup winner and former French midfielder and playmaker is the current Manager

Goalkeepers

Their roasters in the goal keeping include Keylor Navas (Costa Rica), Kiko Casilla (Spanish) and Ruben Yanez (Spanish) goalkeepers

Forward Line and Strikers

Their roasters in the forward line include Cristiano Ronaldo(Portuguese), Karim Benzema (Franch), Gareth Balle (Welsh), Alvaro Morata (Spanish), Mariano Diaz Mejia (Dominican), Lucas Vazquez (Spanish) and Vinicius Junior (Brazillian) forwards.

Midfielders

Their roasters in the midfield include James Rodriguez (Colombian), Isco - Francisco Roman Alarcon Suarez (Spanish), Toni Kroos (German), Luka Modric (Croatian), Casemiro (Brazilian), Marco Asensio (Spanish), Enzo Alan Zidane Fernandez (French) and Mateo Kovacic (Croatian) midfielders.

Defence

Their roasters include Sergio Ramos (Spainish), Pepe (Portuguese), Marcelo Vieira (Brazilian), Raphael Varane (French), Dani Carvajal (Spanish), Nacho (Spanish), Danilo (Brazillian), Fabio Coentrao (Portuguese), Achraf Hakimi (Morrocan) and Alvaro Tejero (Spanish) defenders.

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