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The greatest love story in football: Champions League final review

Season 7, Ep. 41

Real Madrid are champions of Europe again, for the 15th time. 


For the final pod of the season, Matt Clark (@MattClark_08) and Román De Arquer (@Aeroslavee) review the game and assess the magnitude of this team's achievement.


With more than double the number of titles as the next best club – Milan – Los Blancos continue to raise their own ceiling. 


This one is even more momentous, being the sixth in 11 years, matching the feat of the originals in the 1950s.


One of those stars was Paco Gento, and he was joined at the summit by four current Madridistas as the only players with six European Cups.


We talk about the stories and the subplots, from Jude to Joselu, Courtois to Carletto.


Later in the show we discuss some of the new coaches appointed by LaLiga clubs, as well as check in on how Segunda wrapped up.


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