Gareth Bale hits bicycle golazo just seconds after subbing into match to help Real Madrid win third consecutive Champions League title

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  • Real Madrid defeated Liverpool, 3-1, on Saturday to win their third consecutive Champions League title.
  • The star of the match was substitute Gareth Bale, who drilled a bicycle kick into the back of the net just two minutes after subbing into the match to give Real a 2-1 lead.
  • Teammate Cristiano Ronaldo had scored a similarly impressive goal in the quarterfinals of the competition.

Real Madrid defeated Liverpool 3-1 on Saturday to win their third consecutive Champions League title.

After a 0-0 first half, Karim Benzema opened up the scoring for Real in the 51st minute, getting his foot on a misplayed ball from Liverpool keeper Loris Karius. Liverpool would respond almost immediately thanks to a goal from Sadio Mané that tied the game at 1-1.

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