Real Madrid beat Barcelona through a Gareth Bale stunner towards the dying moments of the Spanish Championship final. The 2-1 scoreline reflects the intense struggle between Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Close to full time, winger Bale sped along the line and beat the goalkeeper superbly to give Real Madrid its King’s cup victory. Lionel Messi who held the flag high for Barcelona was visibly disappointed. Barcelona has won the cup a record 26 times. This was the 17th win for Real Madrid in the Spanish championship final.