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WATCH: Mandzukic scores one of the best goals in UCL history

Juventus v Real Madrid - UEFA Champions League Final

CARDIFF, WALES - JUNE 03: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid and Mario Mandzukic of Juventus battle for possession during the UEFA Champions League Final between Juventus and Real Madrid at National Stadium of Wales on June 3, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

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On the biggest stage, Cristiano Ronaldo did it again.

And then Mario Mandzukic somehow upstaged him.

Aiming to complete the rare UCL-EURO-UCL sandwich, Real Madrid’s superstar belted a low shot past fellow living legend Gianluigi Buffon to give the La Liga giants a 1-0 lead over Juventus in the UEFA Champions League Final.

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But Mandzukic chested Higuain’s flick of a Sandro cross into range for an amazing overhead kick, one that instantly becomes one of the most stylish and improbable goals in UCL history.

Perhaps most amazing is that Real keeper Keylor Navas sees what’s going to happen, primes himself for the leap, and still can’t get there.

Back to Ronaldo...

As if often the case when Ronaldo is concerned, there’s a record in play.

Ronaldo worked several fancy additions into his standard explosive celebration.

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