- Real Madrid 4-1 Juventus
- Zidane leads Los Blancos to consecutive titles
- First team to do so since 1990
Cardiff (CNN)No team collects European trophies as ruthlessly as Real Madrid.
On a wonderful evening in Cardiff, the Spaniards did it again -- beating Juventus 4-1 in the Champions League final to collect their 12th European Cup and become the first team in 27 years to retain the trophy.
Indeed, Real are the first to win back-to-back titles since the competition morphed into the Champions League.
Captain Sergio Ramos had called the match a "date with history" and his team responded by creating new chapters in the annals of European football's biggest c