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Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain

15 June, 2017, 02:09 | Author: Greg Santos

Cristiano Ronaldo just seems to be getting better and better.

The Merengues trashed Juventus 4-1 in Saturday's Millennium Stadium final with Cristiano Ronaldo who claimed the spotlight scoring two goals and "booking" the next Ballon d'Or which would be the fifth in his career.

Back home at the Santiago Bernabeu, Ronaldo took centre stage as he sung about his own candidacy for the Ballon d'Or, which he claimed ahead of Barcelona foe and five-time victor Lionel Messi a year ago.

Ronaldo scored twice and was awarded man of the match in the 4-1 win and he, along with his illustrious team-mates, were warmly received by the club's faithful.

"Any team that wins the Europa League should feel honoured to be able to take on the best team in Europe with the European champions Real Madrid", he said.

The two Spanish clubs have dominated in the Champion League, winning six of the last nine titles, but Madrid had gone 12 years without lifting the trophy while Barcelona and Messi thrived.

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So far, the only European title the player has won was the UEFA Cup - now Europa League - back in 1999 when he was still playing for Parma.

One of Madrid's greatest players, Zidane was an assistant to Carlo Ancelotti when Madrid won the Champions League in 2014.

Meanwhile, Real Madrid President, Florentino Perez, has declared that Zinedine Zidane can be their coach for life.

"It will be tough to do better than this year, because we could have done something truly incredible this season", said Buffon, regarded as one of the finest goalkeepers in the history of the game. Zidane spoke to us positively and transmitted his belief to us.

"The truth is it has been a spectacular season", added Ronaldo.

But Bale is confident this current incarnation of Real Madrid can achieve similar greatness after completing a La Liga and Champions League double this season. That is what we worked on and that is how we scored three of our goals in the final.

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