Ancelotti's adaptability taking Real Madrid back to the top

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Real's coach Carlo Ancelotti celebrates after winning the Champions League semifinal second leg soccer match between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)

Real's coach Carlo Ancelotti celebrates after winning the Champions League semifinal second leg soccer match between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Real's coach Carlo Ancelotti celebrates after winning the Champions League semifinal second leg soccer match between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)

SOCCERLY.COM: It’s difficult to even fathom that Europe’s most successful club, nine time European Cup winners Real Madrid, have not taken part in a final since 2002. Back then it was Real's current assistant coach, Zinedine Zidane, who hit a miraculous volley to secure the trophy against Bayer Leverkusen.

But that’s history now after Los Blancos decimated Pep Guardiola’s inherited treble-winning Bayern side 5-0 on aggregate score on Tuesday. ... read more at Soccerly.com

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