"It was wonderful, I want to thank the fans that came and showed me their affection. I looked up at the scoreboard hoping that the minutes would not tick by. I think everyone enjoyed it; my team made a good showing of themselves and were close to scoring. Everyone has come away happy. I could not have had a better tribute, with the ground full and playing again in a Real Madrid shirt”
Real Madrid will today in Lisbon complete their final training session before the Champions League final. The Whites will take to the pitch at the Sport Lisboa e Benfica Stadium, the venue for Saturday’s final against Atlético (20:45h), from 20:30 onwards. The session will be open to the press.