Real Madrid won their 13rd UEFA Champions League after beating Reds in Kiev last night. Loris Karius‘ gift to Karim Benzema (1-0) could have costed Liverpool the final, but Sadio Mané reached an equalizer in the 54th minute. Gareth Bale put ahead Los Blancos again with a superb finish before Karius’ failed to keep hold of another shot from the Wales international.
Former Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah limped off the pitch with a shoulder injury suffered earlier in the firs half, following a clash with Sergio Ramos.
Zinedine Zidane managed to lift the trophy for a 3rd time in a row after beating rivals Atletico Madrid and Juventus respectively in 2016 and 2017.