Real Madrid won a third successive UEFA Champions League with a comfortable 3-0 win over Cypriot outfit Apoel Nicosia in Group H at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday.
Real Madrid will kick-start their bid for a hat-trick of Champions League titles by hosting APOEL Nicosia at the Bernabeu on Wednesday.
Europe’s dominant Champions League force remain intent on flexing their continental supremacy still further, by targeting the 13th title.
Real enter this term’s competition as back-to-back winners, further underscoring their hold on the top accolade.
Real spent 12 lean years laboring to their 10th Champions League win, long dubbed La Decima and so craved by supporters. But with that monkey long since off their backs, Real expect to keep racking up the titles.
And the Spanish press has already branded this year’s Champions League assault as La Decimotercera, the 13th.