Real Madrid has shown their dominance in cup finals against all opponents and there is a popular saying among the club fans that says ” WE DON’T PLAY FINALS WE WIN THEM” it seems the saying is true for the club.
Manager Carlo Ancelotti’s side won the UEFA super cup against Eintracht Frankfurt on Wednesday evening thanks to goals from David Alaba and Karim Benzema.
The manager led Real Madrid to their 19th final since 2014, the win was their 17th triumph from those 19 finals, a hot streak of success that started when Gareth Bale destroyed Barcelona’s Marc Bartra in the Copa del Rey at Mestalla.
Though Los Blancos has suffered twice against Atletico Madrid the same Atletico Madrid suffered two Champion League finals defeats and a Spanish super cup defeat against Real Madrid.
There have been five Champions League wins three Supercopa de Espana successes, four Club World Cups, and four UEFA Super Cups. There was also the aforementioned Copa del Rey that Bale won against Barcelona.
No team in Europe has such a record and the popular saying is that when it comes to finals.
Los Blancos don’t play finals; they win them and come into play again.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is keen on bent on beating the record of former president Santiago Bernabeu who won 33 titles during his reign, with the current president on 30 titles he has three to match the iconic president who the Real Madrid stadium is named after.