Gareth Bale struggled to explain how it felt to win his second Champions League with Real Madrid. ‘I’m cramping up!’
Bale scored in the penalty shootout with Cristiano Ronaldo getting the decisive goal after a 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid, and told BT Sport post-match that the 120 minutes took its toll.
“I can't feel a lot, to be honest, I'm cramping up. But what an amazing feeling,” he said, Eurosport reports.
“It was difficult in extra time, a lot of people getting cramp, but we showed the resilience, we showed what we're made of and we won the 11th…
“It's an amazing feeling, I can't describe how it feels. The boys gave everything, the club, the fans, they've been amazing on this journey, and we deserve it.”