Juve Goalie, Buffon: Madrid Deserved Their UCL Title  

Juve Goalie, Buffon: Madrid Deserved Their UCL Title  

Juventus legend, Gianluigi Buffon says Real Madrid are worthy winners of this season's UEFA Champions League title, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. 

A brace from Cristiano Ronaldo and a goal each from Casemiro and substitute Marco Asensio, secured a convincing 4-1 win against Juventus who had Juan Cuadrado sent off in the 86th minute.

It was also Madrid's 12th Champions League title while it was Juventus' fourth defeat in the  final.

Reacting to the defeat, Buffon who has now lost three Champions League finals with Juventus(2003, 2015, 2017), admitted that Madrid were the better team.

"Real Madrid deserved to win in the 2nd half," Buffon said.

"They showed their class and the attitude needed to play in this kind of game," the 2006 FIFA World Cup winner with Italy stated.

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