THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

20 May ~ Real Madrid will be aiming to win their tenth European Cup this weekend, with city rivals Atlético standing in their way. Real won the first five finals in this competition, the first coming in 1956 with a 4-3 victory over Stade de Reims in front of 38,239 at the Parc des Princes in Paris. Reims took an early two-goal lead before the Spanish club levelled through their Argentinian-born players Alfredo di Stéfano and Héctor Rial. The French side went ahead again in the 62nd minute but a goal from Marquitos and another from Rial sealed Real's victory.

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