Cristiano Ronaldo was deeply in the game and scored twice as his club Real Madrid defeat Juventus by four goals and retained the Champions Leauge in a fashionable style in Cardiff on Saturday night.
This was the twelfth triumph for Real in this competition, thrice in the 4 seasons, which was tuned by Ronaldo.
SAT, 03 JUN 2017CHAMPIONS LEAGUE – FINAL
Juventus 1 – 4 Real Madrid
Juventus goal and dismiss: Mandzukic (27′ minutes), Cuadrado (Dismissed at 84′ minutes)
Goal for Real: Ronaldo (20′ minutes, 64′ minutes), Casemiro (61′ minutes), Asensio (90′ minutes)
The Portuguese stopped a Juve opening in its sweet tracks as he cleaned swept in Dani Carvajal’s ball pass after just 20 minutes, that was 7 minutes before when Juventus’s Mario Mandzukic scored for the team and levelled the match until first 45 minutes and after added time.
One point, it was very clear that the match will end with a draw but Real Madrid fought back and started firing as they were unstoppable on the second half of the game, they restore their lead when Casemiro’s shot was turned aside before Ronaldo hit the ball at the near post just yards away from a cross by the Luka Modric’s outstanding performance.
But Juventus’s misery were increased when their substitute player Cuadrado had to digest a red card after a second caution from the referee.