Real Madrid, through, were not fazed by the cauldron-like atmosphere that was prevalent in the stadium. The roars were even louder when veteran Torres beat Madrid captain Sergio Ramos to the first header, although the referee called play back for a foul. Madrid will be the first team to have a chance to defend its title since Manchester United made it to consecutive finals in 2008-09.
This time the French global found the net, albeit with a bit of fortune as Navas got a hand to his mishit spot-kick but couldn't keep it out.
Atletico went in hunt of the opening goal from kick-off and it took a fine low save at the near post from Keylor Navas to stop Koke's prodded effort from giving the hosts the lead after only five minutes. Slowly but surely they regained control of the match. He sped into the area and sent a backward pass to Toni Kroos, whose shot was initially saved by goalkeeper Jan Oblak, but Isco was nearby and picked up the rebound to easily score from close range.
Atletico were boosted on Sunday by the return of defender Jose Gimenez to training although they are still without right backs Juanfran and Sime Vrsaljko, who they missed badly in the first leg as they struggled to cause Real's defence any problems.
The Rojiblanco family had been building a mood of defiance ever since last Tuesday's first leg at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, with some fans claiming offence at a pregame banner shown by Madrid fans asking "How did it feel?" to have lost the 2014 and 2016 Champions League finals to their neighbours.
"We're delighted to be in the final and we have time to prepare for it, but for now we will be happy with our achievement", he concluded.
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The eighth Fast and Furious movie co-stars Vin Diesel, Tyrese Gibson and Jordana Brewster took the stage to accept the award. Despite glowering skies and dime-size hailstones, MTV was heralding the start of the summer viewing season with its shindig.
The Iowa Supreme Court ordered the state to file a response to Planned Parenthood's motion for an injunction by noon Monday. Iowa Solicitor General Jeffrey Thompson argued there is not a constitutional right to an abortion on demand.
She also said while her government was trying to improve the situation in Kashmir, there were some forces which do not want it. If our Prime Minister Narendra Modi went to Paksitan, it is sign of his strength, of his moral strength.
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Meanwhile, a brand new original Zombies coming with Call of Duty: WWII this November from Sledgehammer Games. As spotted by CharlieIntel (via GameSpot ), the rating was for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
That punishes you because in the end our opponents are very good teams that can do damage, and [Barca] did that". And without him able to make a difference, Barcelona were able to revive what had looked a moribund title race.
Since a low point in May 2016, US producers have added 387 oil rigs, or about 123 per cent, Goldman Sachs said. The selling pressure was ignited by concerns that global oil stocks weren't falling as quickly as was hoped.
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Liberal claims victory as South Korea's leader
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Pruitt Removes Scientists from Key EPA Board
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OnePlus 5 confirmed following official teaser from CEO
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Trump adviser to leave the White House
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US general in Afghanistan suggests Russia arming Taliban
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