Real Madrid win Champions League in penalty shootout | Reuters

MILAN Real Madrid won the Champions League with a 5-3 penalty shootout victory over Atletico Madrid in the final after Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winning spot-kick at the San Siro on Saturday.

Reuters May 29, 2016 07:57:02 IST
Real Madrid win Champions League in penalty shootout
| Reuters

Real Madrid win Champions League in penalty shootout
 Reuters

MILAN Real Madrid won the Champions League with a 5-3 penalty shootout victory over Atletico Madrid in the final after Cristiano Ronaldo scored the winning spot-kick at the San Siro on Saturday.

The match finished 1-1 after extra time with Real captain Sergio Ramos opening the scoring on 15 minutes before Atletico substitute Yannick Carrasco equalised in the 79th.

(Editing by Ken Ferris)

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