UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona Defeats Juventus By 3 1 To Lift 5th Champions League Title
Barca Players Celebrating After The Match (AP)

That’s it. is the new champion of Europe. Given the intensity and quality of its play in the against a valiant side, rightly so, too.

Goals from Ivan Rakitic, and a last-minute strike from Neymar gave the champions of Spain their fourth European title in the past decade and fifth overall.

UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona Defeats Juventus By 3 1 To Lift 5th Champions League Title
Neymay at cloud 9 (AP)

Alvaro Morata got Juventus’ goal in the 55th minute, setting up an enthralling second half.

In the Barcelona goal, Marc-Andre ter Stegen saved a late effort from Claudio Marchisio, pushing the ball wide of his post.

UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona Defeats Juventus By 3 1 To Lift 5th Champions League Title
Enrique , the happiest man on the planet (AP)

Huge celebrations down on the pitch, with Barcelona players huddled in a mass of delight.

UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona Defeats Juventus By 3 1 To Lift 5th Champions League Title
Celebration (AP)

The best possible send-off for Xavi Hernandez, who played his 151st match, and last, for Barcelona, coming on in the second half for Andres Iniesta.