Goal collected some of the best photos as Carlo Ancelotti's men paraded the most prestigious trophy in club football around the Spanish capitalReal Madrid's 4-1 win after extra time over city rivals Atletico in Saturday's Champions League final meant Los Blancos' wait for La Decima came to an end 12 years after beating Bayer Leverkusen in the 2002 tournament decider.
The Madrid fans were understandably delighted with their team's success and came out in numbers to celebrate at the Plaza de Cibeles as Carlo Ancelotti's men showed 'the cup with the big ears' to their loyal supporters.
The bus with the players on its way to the Cibeles ahead of the celebrations
The long wait for the players to arrive did not bother the Madrid fans
The fans' heroes arrive at last and are welcomed with by banners and fireworks
Gareth Bale enjoys the atmosphere, while Alvaro Arbeloa takes a picture of the Madrid fans
Ramos may have dropped the Copa del Rey, but had nothing but love for the Champions League trophy
Ancelotti lifts the trophy for the third time in his career after guiding Madrid to La Decima
Celebrations continued at a packed Santiago Bernabeu
Xabi Alonso (right) missed the final due to suspension, but did not enjoy the celebrations any less
Skipper Iker Casillas is offered another helping hand by Ramos as they lift the trophy