Gallery: Salah In Tears, Bale Stunner & Real’s Celebrations
Gallery: Mohamed Salah Tears, Gareth Bale Stunner & Real Madrid’s Celebrations
Last night’s UEFA Champions League final had many talking points, from Mohamed Salah’s injury, Gareth Bale’s stunning bicycle kick, Loris Karius blunders and Real Madrid’s record celebrations. Find all the images here!
Click through the gallery to see the best images of the epic final.
Mohamed Salah’s unfortunate injury and his subsequent tearful departure wrote the early headlines of the final between Real Madrid and Liverpool.
Both teams went into the half-time break tied at 0-0, but it was Karim Benzema, who opened the scoring following a blunder by Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius.
Sadio Mane’s equaliser for Liverpool was outshadowed by Bale’s stunning bicycle kick off the bench. The Welshman added his second after another costly mistake by Karius to hand Real a 3-1 victory in Kyiv.
The Reds shot-stopper left the pitch in tears, while the Los Blancos celebrated their historic third successive Champions League title.
Cristiano Ronaldo lifted his record-breaking fifth UCL trophy, while Zinedine Zidane became the first manager to win three consecutive Champions Leagues.
Real’s players and staff celebrated the historic triumph with their families on the pitch and you can find the best images in our gallery.
Click through the images to relive all the highlights of the game and let us know what you made of Real’s 13th triumph in the competition.