Steve McManaman won the Champions League twice with Real Madrid, once in his debut season and again when the Galactico squad featuring Luis Figo and Zinedine Zidane was taking shape.

In this video, he reveals why the 13-time European champions have such a special relationship with the competition that they are second-favourites to win in 2022 in the latest football betting.

He discusses:

  • The demands that come with being a Real Madrid player
  • What the Galacticos were like as teammates and players
  • His goal in the 2000 final
  • How he celebrated winning the trophy
  • Whether commentating on the Champions League replaces the buzz