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Best XI: Real Madrid in the 21st century

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Real Madrid is the greatest football club in the world, they have won the Champions League 13 times, five of which came in the 21st century.

Their worldwide popularity makes them the dream club of most of the young footballers in the world. Everyone wants to grow up and play for Real Madrid.

There were two Galactico generations at Santiago Bernabeu since the start of the new Millenium. And while Florentino Perez is about to create the third one, let’s take a look into the past 20 years and pick the club’s best player in each position in the period.

Unfortunately, we can only pick 11 players, so you will find a few big omissions in the likes of David Beckham, Gareth Bale, Toni Kroos, Marcelo, Michel Salgado, Karim Benzema, and Fernando Morientes.