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Third league and European Cup double

NEWS | 03/06/2017

Real Madrid won their previous doubles in 56/57 and 57/58.
Real Madrid won the third European Cup and league double in their history in the National stadium of Wales. Zidane’s team won the championship on 21 May in Malaga and two weeks later won the twelfth European Cup in Cardiff by beating Juventus 4-1.
 
The first double came in the 56/57 season. Real Madrid got to top of the table in the eleventh week of the season and didn’t let it slide. Di Stéfano was the top scorer with 31 goals. In the final of the top continental competition, Real Madrid beat Fiorentina at the Bernabéu (2-0), with goals from Di Stéfano and Gento, winning their second European Cup.
 
The second double came a season later. The madridistas went all the way in the league with Atletico with Di Stefano again being the top scorer in the championship with 31 goals. In the European Cup, the Whites defeated Milan in Brussels (3-2), goals coming from Di Stéfano, Rial and Gento.
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