Ronaldo scores from the spot, Real lead 1-0

Cristiano Ronaldo gives Real Madrid the goal they needed, midway through the first half. James Rodriguez went down in the Juve box and the referee didn't hesitate to award a penalty, which Ronaldo converted expertly past a despairing Gigi Buffon.

Carnival time outside the Bernabeu

Huge crowds surging to get into the Bernabeu in time for kick-off in Madrid.

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It's fair to say the Real fans are up for this, and why not – a Clasico Champions League final awaits if they can overcome Juventus tonight.

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