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Real Madrid claim Champions League crown on penalties in Milan

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Real Madrid claim Champions League crown on penalties in Milan

<p>Real Madrid have won the Champions League beating Atlético Madrid in a penalty shoot out in the San Siro in Milan. <b></b> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Congratulations to <a href="https://twitter.com/realmadrid"><code>realmadrid</a> on winning the prestigious <a href="https://twitter.com/ChampionsLeague"></code>ChampionsLeague</a> for 11th time. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/UCLfinal?src=hash">#UCLfinal</a> <a href="https://t.co/7bzfkncfWt">pic.twitter.com/7bzfkncfWt</a></p>— Chelsea India (<code>ChelseaIndia) <a href="https://twitter.com/ChelseaIndia/status/736679675615793154">May 28, 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <b></b> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">.<a href="https://twitter.com/realmadrid"></code>realmadrid</a> beat city rivals <a href="https://twitter.com/Atleti"><code>Atleti</a> on penalties to win <a href="https://twitter.com/ChampionsLeague"></code>ChampionsLeague</a>. <a href="https://t.co/hiQd6wZsN5">https://t.co/hiQd6wZsN5</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/UCLfinal?src=hash">#UCLfinal</a> <a href="https://t.co/g9CByzWzul">pic.twitter.com/g9CByzWzul</a></p>— beIN <span class="caps">SPORTS</span> (<code>beINSPORTS) <a href="https://twitter.com/beINSPORTS/status/736678991499776000">May 28, 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <b></b> The game ended 1-1 at the end of normal time after Sergio Ramos scored for Real on 15 minutes. <b></b> Atlético got the chance to level with a penalty right after the restart, alas Antoine Griezmann smashed the ball against the bar. <b></b> Atlético got the equaliser thanks to second-half sub Yannick Carrasco on 79 minutes. <b></b> Extra-time loomed as the clocked ticked down. <b></b> Real showed more urgency in the second- half of extra-time, but the deadlock held. <b></b> Extra-time morphed into heartbreak time and penalties approached. <b></b> And it was close call at 3-3 Atlético's Juanfran missed giving the advantage to Real. <b></b> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">... and finally: ecstasy! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/UCLfinal?src=hash">#UCLfinal</a> <a href="https://t.co/vUR1cWJhBW">pic.twitter.com/vUR1cWJhBW</a></p>&mdash; Champions League (</code>ChampionsLeague) <a href="https://twitter.com/ChampionsLeague/status/736675034400468993">May 28, 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <b></b><br /> Ronaldo popped in the winner for Real Madrid to win 5-3 in the shoot out. <b></b> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">… exhaustion…<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/UCLfinal?src=hash">#UCLfinal</a> <a href="https://t.co/tZPvfaepDC">pic.twitter.com/tZPvfaepDC</a></p>— Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) <a href="https://twitter.com/ChampionsLeague/status/736674603926441985">May 28, 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <h3>How it happened</h3> <p> </p>