Often referred to as Inter's 'breakthrough' season, 2010's Champions
league finals sealed the treble for Jose Mourinho's side. With Bayern
being the favourites for winning the competition, the Italian giants
made sure that they were the superior ones.
Bayern Munich defeated their rivals Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in front of a
crowd of around 86,000 people packed in the new Wembley stadium in
London, England. It was a tightly contested match which was decided by
Arjen Robben who scored the winner in the 89th minute to break the hearts of the Dortmund faithful.
Real Madrid became the first winner of the Millenium's first CL final. A one-sided and uneventful affair against a familiar opponent; this had the feeling of Real Madrid securing a comfortable win over a mid-table side in La Liga.
Things got off to a lively start as Andriy Shevchenko had a goal disallowed wrongly. However, if Shevchenko’s goal in fact should have stood, it didn’t matter in
the end, as he scored the winning penalty for Milan after an
unsurprisingly goalless period of extra time.
Barcelona were appearing in their fifth final, having won the competition once in 1992,
and lost the other three finals. Arsenal were appearing in the final
for the first time and in doing so became the first club from London to
feature in the final.
The 2–1 victory was Barcelona's second triumph in the competition