With the young Casillas between the posts, Real Madrid managed to hold their ground against a very attacking Leverkusen side, until the final whistle from referee Urs Meier.
Liverpool and, manchester United to progress to the final.But in the 45th minute, one of the greatest goals in uefa Champions League history was scored; Zinedine Zidane received a high, arcing cross from Roberto Carlos on the edge of the penalty area, volleying a left-footed shot into the top corner.Bayern Munich and, barcelona in the knockout stage.Valeriy Lobanovskyi, who died two days earlier.Real Madrid won finale 21, clinching their ninth European Cup title, and their third in five years.M m.Real Madrid won their group and moved into the second group stage, which they also won, before facing the defending league champions.However, the gold medal winning Brazil squad also included a Leverkusen player in Lúcio.Bayer Leverkusen, none, real Madrid 11 ( 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1962, 1964, 1966, 1981, 1998, 2000 ) Route to the final edit Further information: 200102 uefa Champions League Summary edit This section needs expansion."We must seek consolation.Details edit 19:45 BST Bayer Leverkusen 9 Real Madrid 9 Statistics edit First half Statistic Bayer Leverkusen Real Madrid Goals scored 1 2 Total shots 5 6 Shots on target 3 3 Ball possession league 42 58 Corner kicks 3 1 Fouls committed 8 19 Offsides. There, they won their group, before beating the league likes.
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1, leverkusen appeared in elements the final for the first time, whereas Real champions Madrid appeared in their 12th final.
After the match, Leverkusen manager Klaus Toppmöller expressed his disappointment on finishing this strong season without a title, stating: "the disappointment is huge you league don't always get the rewards you deserve in football, and no-one knows that better than us after what we have been.
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8 However, the match league is remembered as a very close one.
champions (December 2010) The match pitted Leverkusen, who had beaten Manchester United in the semi-finals to deny Sir Alex Ferguson a homecoming to Glasgow, 7 against Real Madrid.5, real Madrid were regarded as favourites before the match and took the lead in the eighth minute through.Glasgow, Scotland on Wednesday, to decide the winner of the Champions League.You can help by adding.Contents, in the following table, finals until 1992 were in the European Cup era, since 1993 were in the uefa Champions League era.Previous finals appearances (bold indicates winners).