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Real Madrid Fans Pay Tribute With Jude Bellingham’s Iconic Celebration After Dramatic Winner: Video
- Jude Bellingham came to Real Madrid's rescue again
- The Englishman has been in red-hot form since joining Real Madrid from Dortmund in the summer
- He has now notched up six goals in six games across all competitions
Real Madrid fans couldn't resist joining Jude Bellingham in his signature goal celebration after his dramatic late match-winner against Union Berlin in the UEFA Champions League.
Bellingham seized the moment to secure a 94th-minute victory as Madrid narrowly defeated the Champions League newcomers 1-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium on Wednesday night.
Los Blancos appeared to be headed for a frustrating goalless draw against the Bundesliga side, but the England international found the net for the sixth time in as many games, sending the Bernabeu crowd into jubilation, per Livescore.
Madrid fans celebrate with Bellingham
The Berlin-based club showed a lack of intensity in their marking during a corner in the latter stages of the second half.
Substitute Federico Valverde had enough time to take a shot at the goal from outside the box, and after a couple of deflections, the ball landed at Bellingham's feet. He calmly slotted it into an empty net, much to the delight of the home fans, GOAL reports.
He made his way to the corner flag to perform his now-famous celebration, in which he stares into the crowd, his eyes fixed and arms outstretched. Interestingly, the Madrid fanbase chose to join him by imitating his gesture.
Here is the video:
The 20-year-old has been a revelation since moving to the Spanish giants this summer from Borussia Dortmund.
Bellingham saves Madrid in UCL tie
Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Bellingham came to Real Madrid's rescue with a 94th-minute goal, securing a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Champions League newcomers Union Berlin on Wednesday.
Carlo Ancelotti's team, which boasts 14 Champions League titles, encountered formidable resistance from their determined German adversaries, who thwarted every Madrid attempt until Bellingham found the net in the final moments of the match.
The England international has embarked on his Madrid journey with an impressive scoring streak, notching up six goals in as many games for the club across all competitions.