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The goalkeeper was very pleased with the Liga title, and is already looking ahead to next year as he has set his sights on more silverware

Iker Casillas has stated that Real Madrid have now set their sights on winning the Champions League after securing the Liga title on Wednesday evening.

The Blancos beat Athletic Bilbao 3-0 at San Mames to win their 32nd Primera Division title in history, but Casillas is already looking ahead to next term and is full of ambition.

"It has been a long and hard season, but it's time to celebrate now. We have made another step forward compared to last term. The next objective is the Champions League. We want to win that next season," Casillas stated to reporters.

"I dedicate this title to all the Madridistas who dreamed of winning the Liga. It was very difficult to beat a team like Barcelona, but we have done it. Our Champions League exit still hurts, but we want to enjoy this success now."

Madrid last won the Liga title in 2007-08 when they finished eight points clear of Villarreal, but Pep Guardiola's Barca then claimed the following three championships.

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