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12 unforgettable images in UEFA Champions League history

Solskjaer with his injury time winner
Utathya Nag
Modified 28 Feb 2015, 11:38 IST
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Champions League football! the place where the best teams across Europe come together to establish their superiority over the rest. A tournament, which is held in the highest pedestal by players and coaches alike.If football was theatre, Champions League is its Broadway. Since its inception in 1992, the global showpiece for European football has been the stage for some of the greatest dramas which have unfolded in ‘the beautiful game.’The UEFA Champions League has given football fans a collage of memorable moments to cherish, some joyous, some heart-breaking and a few truly legendary. From Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to Didier Drogba, from FC Porto to Real Madrid, the Champions League has captured a million memories worthy of any diamond-studded scrapbook. Here at Sportskeeda, we try and sort out fifteen of the most momentous images of the Champions League, captured on camera. These memorable images define the magic of the Champions League over the years. 

#1 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer injury time winner against Bayern Munich

If not the most famous comeback from behind wins, the match has to go down in as the most dramatic one.

Bayern Munich were 1-0 up till the 90th minute. But in what was described by Sir Alex Ferguson as “football, bloody hell!”, it took two minutes and 17 seconds of stoppage time for Teddy Sheringham, then Norwegian international Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to turn the game on its head to win United's second European crown.

The perfect capture of Solskjaer’s winner past German keeper Oliver Kahn makes every football fan... speechless.

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