Madrid Beat Dortmund 2-0 To Clinch Record-Extending 15th UCL Title

Madrid Beat Dortmund 2-0 To Clinch Record-Extending 15th UCL Title

Second half goals from Dani Carvajal and Vinicius Junior saw Real Madrid overcome Borussia Dortmund 2-0 in the UEFA Champions League final inside Wembley stadium on Saturday.

It is now a record-extending 15th UEFA Champions League title for Madrid.

for the first time in their history, Madrid have won the European Cup/Champions League without losing a single game.

The quartet of Toni Kroos, Dani Carvajal, Luka Modric and Nacho are now
the only players in football history to win six Champions League trophies.

For Carlo Ancelotti, it is his fifth Champions League title as a coach, the most by any coach in the history of the competition.

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Dortmund edged the early exchanges and would be wondering how they failed to convert some of the big chances they fell their way.

Nicklas Fullkrug saw his effort come off the post in the 23rd while Karim Adeyemi missed his side’s biggest chance on 28 minutes.

The pacy forward was played through on goal, rounded Thibaut Courtois but saw his goal attempt blocked for a corner.

Minutes later in the first half Marcel Sabitzer tried a low shot but Courtois palmed away for a corner.

After struggling in the first half, Madrid were much improved in the second half and took the lead on 74 minutes after Carvajal headed home Toni Kroos’ corner kick.

In the 83rd minute Vinicius sealed it for Madrid as he was teed up by Jude Bellingham before hitting a left foot strike past the Dortmund keeper.

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