Real Madrid of the Spanish La Liga have recaptured the European football title for the first time in four years.



Real Madrid won the European Champions League final 1-0 against Liverpool at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, France, thanks to Vinicius Junior's winning goal.



Real Madrid, who have won La Liga this season, have also won European football for the first time in four years since the 2017-2018 season.



Real Madrid, the team with the most wins in the history of the European Champions League, continued the record by lifting the 'Big Year' trophy for the 14th time in their career.



On the other hand, Liverpool, who were aiming for three trophies following England's FA Cup and League Cup, could not cross the last threshold.



This is the third time the two teams have met in the Champions League final.



Liverpool won 1-0 in the 1980-1981 season and Real Madrid won 3-1 in the 2017-2018 season to reach the top.



In the return match of the final after 4 years, Real Madrid smiled once again and took the winning prize of 20 million euros and our money 26.9 billion won.



Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has won the Champions League for the fourth time, becoming the only manager with the most wins.



He previously won three titles with AC Milan in 2003 and 2007 and Real Madrid in 2014.



The game kicked off 36 minutes later than scheduled for security reasons related to spectator admission.



According to the Associated Press, there was a commotion as fans without tickets tried to enter the stadium, and Liverpool fans' entry was delayed.



In the match, Liverpool led Real Madrid 24-4 in the number of shots, but the goal was blocked by goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, making it difficult to open the goal.



Real Madrid had a messy situation in the 43rd minute of the first half, and Benzema shook the net with a left-footed shot, but the goal was canceled due to an offside decision.



Real Madrid, who swallowed the disappointment, decided the game by one shot in the second half.



In the 14th minute of the second half, Valverde's low and strong cross from the right side of the penalty area was rushed in from the other side and Vinicius Junior kicked it with his right foot.



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