EXTRA TIME: How South Africa reacted to Real Madrid beating Liverpool in the UCL final

Real Madrid won their third straight Uefa Champions League title, becoming the first team to do so since Bayern Munich in the 1970's

Back then it was called the European Champions Cup, but it's the same competition. It was made more difficult with more top teams from the leading nations participating. 

No team's won it twice in a row in this format, so it's been an incredible achievement for Real Madrid to do it three times in a row.

They beat Liverpool 3-1 on the night, thanks to two goalkeeper errors by Loris Karius on Saturday night.

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Here's how the South African football fraternity and fans reacted on Twitter.