Real Madrid’s Champions League Triumph Celebrated in Iraq

Real Madrid wins the Champions League again, following their match against Borussia Dortmund. With a 2-0 win, with goals scored by Dani Carvajal and Vinicius Junior, the Spanish club collects its 15th European Cup surrounded by their London fans.

The audience chanting and celebrating

Fans have been following the match around the world, irrespective of time zone differences and possible commitments. Iraq, in particular, proves to have one of the most loyal Madridista fanbases, with supporters spanning cities, genders, and ages.

Some of the fans singing and celebrating after Real Madrid’s win

The Iraqi fans pictured in Baghdad represent only a fraction of those who attended the event organized to bring like-minded fans together and enjoy the atmosphere of such an intense match. The event, held in a large community centre, saw hundreds of fans, draped in Real Madrid jerseys and waving club flags, come together to cheer for their team. The excitement was palpable, with chants and cheers echoing through the hall as each goal was scored.

Madridistas waving their team’s flag

In a country where football is the main sport of interest, it is not surprising that European football clubs, especially Real Madrid, have garnered such popularity. The dedication of Iraqi fans is remarkable, with many staying up late into the night to watch matches and participating actively in fan clubs and online forums. This loyalty highlights the unifying power of football, transcending geographical and cultural boundaries.

Those who were not able to secure a seat still found spaces to follow the match

Real Madrid’s victory is celebrated not only in Spain but across the globe, with Iraqi fans exemplifying the club’s extensive and passionate global following. The bond between the club and its fans in Iraq continues to grow stronger, driven by a shared love for the beautiful game.

Fans focused on the match during some tense moments
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