So it’s official, the Real Madrid side that have just won the 12th European Cup in the club’s history have also been voted the greatest football team of all time.
Zinedine Zidane and his men had some big rivals to contend with but easily came out on top.
MARCA in English’s readers voted for the ‘best team ever’ in their thousands and the result can be seen below:
Zidane’s modern giants Real Madrid 63%
Real Madrid’s five-time European Cup winners of the 1950’s 18%
Guardiola’s tiki-taka Barcelona 12%
Sacchi’s all-conquering AC Milan 5%
Cruyff’s Ajax originals 1%
Cruyff’s Barcelona ‘Dream Team’ 1%
Bayern Munich’s side of the 1970s 1%