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Watch Mario Mandzukic's Champions League final wonder-strike again and again

Madrid's run is yet more impressive if the back end of the previous season is taken in to account. The Spanish giants become the first repeat Champions League victor and first repeat European Cup victor since AC Milan in 1990. Cristiano Ronaldo sits at the top of the list with 42 goals, followed by Morata on 20, and Benzema on 19. - Marco Asensio scored Real's fourth goal late in the game and in so doing became Real Madrid's youngest-ever scorer in a European Cup final.


Murray fends off del Potro to reach 4th round

Murray fends off del Potro to reach 4th round

Murray will have been pleased to have got his match out of the way early on! Del Potro's doggedness was a feature of their two matches last season, and the question was whether he could sustain the challenge again. Although Wozniacki leads the Russian 7-6 overall, it will be their first match on clay. Murray, who was the runner-up at Roland Garros a year ago , improved to 19-4 in Grand Slam matches after winning a first-set tiebreaker.


Lions coach Gatland: My boy caused us problems!

Lions coach Gatland: My boy caused us problems!

The Lions , who arrived in New Zealand in the middle of the week, took 51 minutes to score their only try through winger Anthony Watson and were outplayed in most areas by a Barbarians side drawn from New Zealand's minor provinces. "We'd have preferred to have a week in the United Kingdom with the squad and a week in New Zealand ". Not much is known in the rugby world about the NZ Barbarians simply because they don't get together to play that often.


Schwarber's grand slam rallies Cubs to a 5-3 win over Cards

Schwarber's grand slam rallies Cubs to a 5-3 win over Cards

Louis Cardinals . "At least (Fowler) got to come back with a team he was familiar with", Heyward said. If the game-winning grand slam in the 7th inning doesn't bust Kyle Schwarber's slump and/or propel a streak of winning from the Cubs , it's hard to guess what would.



Juventus 1 Real Madrid 4: Ronaldo double seals historic Champions League triumph

The Portugal superstar's opener was cancelled out by an astonishing Mario Mandzukic strike, but goals from Casemiro, Ronaldo and Marco Asensio secured Madrid's third Champions League triumph in four years and 12th in total. It is a debate that could rage until the end of time , maybe it will, but Mandzukic's overhead kick, following a touch up in the air and with defenders at his back is the kind of effort that dreams are made of.



Real Madrid Win The Champions League Final

It was a chastening end to a night the Bianconeri had started superbly. - Cristiano Ronaldo's opener saw Madrid become the first team in the competitions's history to score 500 goals. Three minutes later, the great Italian keeper was beaten again, though there was little he could do with Real's third. Ronaldo just can't stop scoring.