Barcelona beat Italian champions Juventus 3-1 on Saturday in Berlin to win the Champions League final.
The game was a very tight affair with the Catalans getting an early goal but were pegged back before Luis Suarez put them back in front on the 68th minute when he reacted brilliantly to strike the ball home after Buffon saved Lionel Messi’s shot. Neymar rounded up proceedings to delivered the final blow to Juventus deep into injury time.
Questions are already being asked on whether Barcelona can retain the Champions League next season?
Well the Catalans are likely to hold on to most of their players and indeed improve upon the squad over the closed season. If Lionel Messi, Neymar and Suarez stay then Barcelona will be a force to reckon with in all competitions next season. Betting Offers – Barcelona currently 7/2 with Bet365 to retain their title and become the first team ever to win back-to-back Champions Leagues.
Runners up Juventus are currently at 8/1 while Real Madrid, who were knocked out by Juventus in the semi-finals are at 11/2 to win the Champions League next season. Premier League Champions Chelsea are at 8/1, Manchester City are running at 14/1 and Arsenal at 20/1.