Last season, Real Madrid Madrid became the winner in the Champions League, thus gaining the right to represent Europe at the tournament, which brought together the strongest representatives of the continents. Before the trip to the Emirates, the “Royal Club” skated with the ice rink on the “Sevilla” in the match Examples, shipped the “nerves” five unanswered goals. No less impressive start was expected from the “cream” and the club championship, where the team Zidane started immediately from the semifinals against the modest “Al-Jazeera.” Most likely, Madrid underestimated the hosts, for which they were punished in the first half. However, the class took its toll. In the second half of the game, Ronaldo and Bale were sent to the goal of Al Jazeera two goals, and at the same time issued a pass to the final.
“Gremio” in this season became the owner of the Cup of Libertadores – the most prestigious trophy of South America. Not bad played “musketeers” and in the Brazilian Serie A, where they lost second place only in the final rounds. Compared with the “Real” in the semi-final of the club championship, the rival of the Brazilians was more serious – the Mexican “Pachuca”. In the regular time, the contestants could not be determined, and the additional goal was Everton’s goal, which brought “Gremio” ticket to the final.