Real Madrid Beats Atletico Madrid On Penalty Kicks (5-3) To Win #UCLFinal 2016

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Real Madrid were crowned champions of Europe for the 11th time after defeating Atletico Madrid in a dramatic penalty shootout in Milan.

A familiar name is going on the #UCL trophy.
A familiar name is going on the #UCL trophy.

Sergio Ramos’ controversial finish put Zinedine Zidane’s side ahead before Atletico striker Antoine Griezmann missed a penalty.

Real madrid wins Champions league final
Real madrid wins Champions league final

However, substitute Yannick Carrasco sent the Champions League final into extra-time with a close-range finish.

Zinédine Zidane becomes the 8th coach in history to win the competition in his debut campaign! #UCLfinal
Zinédine Zidane becomes the 8th coach in history to win the competition in his debut campaign! #UCLfinal

Both sides had chances in a tired period extra time but neither could land the killer blow, taking us to penalties.

Juanfran was to be the heartbroken man, rolling his spot-kick against the post and setting up Ronaldo to seal his third Champions League win.

Zinédine Zidane becomes the 8th coach in history to win the competition in his debut campaign!

Photo credit: UEFA.com

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