Copa Presidente FEF and one Copa Eva Duarte; in Europe, they won the European Cup Winners' Cup in 1962, were runners-up in 1963 and 1986, were UEFA Champions League runners-up in 1974, 2014 and 2016,[5] won the Europa League in 2010, 2012 and 2018, and won the UEFA Super Cup in 2010, 2012 and 2018 as well as the 1974 Intercontinental Cup. Desde la Fundación del Atlético de Madrid estamos trabajando con el objetivo de poder poner en marcha las Escuelas de Tecnificación con las garantías de seguridad necesarias para proteger a nuestros alumnos y personal deportivo. Lorenzo believed in discipline, caution and disrupting the opponents' game, and although controversial, his methods proved successful—after winning La Liga in 1973, the club reached the 1974 European Cup Final. [43] The club also bought Uruguay international and former European Golden Boot and Pichichi winner Diego Forlán for roughly €21 million from Villarreal. [23] The tie went to a replay and Real won 2–1 in Zaragoza. Atlético Madrid punished a mistake by the Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-André Ter Stegen to close out a 1-0 win at the Wanda Metropolitano. [51] Atlético saw this domestic success as an opportunity to reinforce their squad for the upcoming Champions League season. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. Además, nuestro presidente Enrique Cerezo y nuestra directora del Femenino Lola Romero acompañaron a la colombiana en este acto. This season has seen something of a transition from Atletico in terms of their playing staff, veterans Gabri, Juanfran and Diego Godin have either had their minutes removed or at least reduced and the likes of Rodri, formerly of Villarreal, and Santiago Arias have seen themselves afforded a more important role. After taking a look at Atlético Madrid’s defensive unit, we turn our attention to midfield.. Diego Simeone’s engine room has underperformed in recent seasons. Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has said rivals Atletico Madrid are favourites to win La Liga in a bid to increase the pressure on Diego Simeone's team ahead of Saturday's … Si continúa navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso. Striker Diego Forlán was crowned with the Pichichi and also won the European Golden Shoe after scoring 32 goals for Atlético that season. This contributed to the club's nickname, Los Colchoneros. [91] It made its debut against Hazara Coal and won by 2–0. Radomir Antić also closed down Atlético's youth academy in 1992,[38] a move that would prove significant due to 15-year-old academy member Raúl who, as a result, went across town to later achieve worldwide fame with rivals Real Madrid. All eyes will be on the Spanish capital this Saturday as La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid take on city rivals Real Madrid in a crunch derby clash. Nuestra jugadora ha cumplido su primer mes de recuperación tras la operación de rodilla a la que se sometió en octubre. By 1939, when La Liga had resumed, Athletic had merged with Aviación Nacional of Zaragoza to become Athletic Aviación de Madrid. [25] This achievement was significant for the club, as the Cup Winners' Cup was the only major European trophy that Real Madrid never won. Read our Champions League round-up as Atletico Madrid finish second in Group A behind Bayern Munich while Atalanta also reach the last 16. Atletico Madrid's derby defeat was not by chance Real Madrid vs Atletico Manuel Malagon's opinion. Atletico travelled cross-city to the Alfredo di Stefano top of the league and six points clear of their great rivals only for Los Blancos to secure a comfortable 2-0 victory. Though they continued to lag somewhat in La Liga during the 2009–10 season, finishing in the ninth position, they managed to get third place in the 2009–10 UEFA Champions League group stage and subsequently entered the Europa League in the round of 32, going on to win the Europa League, beating English teams Liverpool in the semi-finals and eventually Fulham[56] in the final held in the HSH Nordbank Arena in Hamburg on 12 May 2010. [57][58] Diego Forlán scored twice, the second being an extra-time winner in the 116th minute, as Atlético Madrid won 2–1.[59]. Madrid had applied to host the 2016 Olympic Games, losing out to Rio de Janeiro. Por eso hemos impulsado una subasta navideña solidaria en beneficio de las residencias de mayores de la Comunidad de Madrid. First they beat Sevilla 1-0, then Borussia Monchengladbach 2-0, and lastly, they showed their dominance over Atletico Madrid with a 2-0 derby win, giving them an … [88], Atlético also runs a sports academy at the Ciudad Deportiva del Nuevo Cerro del Espino in Majadahonda. [66] In 2018, they won their third Europa League title in nine years by beating Marseille 3–0 in the final at Stade de Lyon in Lyon, courtesy of a brace from Antoine Griezmann and a goal from club captain Gabi in what would be his last match for the club. With the legendary Ricardo Zamora as manager, the club subsequently won their first La Liga title that season and retained the title in 1941. Ranieri handed in his resignation with the club sitting 17th out of 20 in the league table and heading towards relegation. In December 1999, Gil and his board were suspended pending an investigation into the misuse of club funds, with government-appointed administrator José Manuel Rubí running Atlético's day-to-day operations. All of the success, however, produced little change in the overall Gil strategy, and although Antić survived three consecutive seasons in charge, he was replaced during the summer of 1998 with Arrigo Sacchi, who himself only remained in the managerial hot seat for less than six months. The club co-owned the Indian Super League (ISL) franchise in Kolkata, formerly named Atlético de Kolkata, which won the competition twice, but in 2017 Atlético decided to end its franchise partnership with the ISL club due to broken commitments. In the process, Gil developed a ruthless reputation due to the manner in which he ran the club. Under Helenio Herrera and with the help of Larbi Benbarek, Atlético won La Liga again in 1950 and 1951. While Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabéu proudly rises on Paseo de la Castellana in the wealthy Chamartín neighbourhood of northern Madrid, Atlético's former stadium, the less glamorous Vicente Calderón, stood in the central-south of Madrid 1.8 km from the city center in the working class barrio of Arganzuela. Manzano himself was replaced with Diego Simeone in December 2011 after a poor run of form in La Liga. 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With expectations and ambitions raised, the most notable summer transfer signings were striker Juan Esnáider from Real Madrid and Radek Bejbl, who was coming off a great showing for Czech Republic at Euro 1996. This combination has been used since 1911. The club was founded on 26 April 1903[9] as Athletic Club Sucursal de Madrid by three Basque students living in Madrid. Atletico’s last league defeat came in the Madrid derby on February 1, when Madrid edged out their neighbours 1-0 thanks to a Karim Benzema goal, but Atletico’s form have improved significantly and could get a fevourble result on the night. Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane said neighbours Atletico Madrid are favourites to win LaLiga this season. [61][62] Again, by winning the Europa League, they qualified for the 2012 UEFA Super Cup against Chelsea, winner of the previous season's Champions League, which was played at Stade Louis II, Monaco on 31 August 2012; Atlético won 4–1, including a hat-trick by Falcao in the first half. [68] Such perceptions have had an important impact on the city's footballing identities, tapping into the collective consciousness. [95] Because shirts would have to be introduced and removed from shops at a very fast pace to keep up with film releases, Nike decided to not include a sponsor's logo on replica shirts made from 2002 to 2005. He received considerable help from Hugo Sánchez, who scored 19 league goals and won the Pichichi. [16] Athletic Bilbao won the 1911 Copa del Rey Final using several 'borrowed' players from Athletic Madrid, including Manolón [es] who scored one of their goals.[17]. According to a report by Goal, Atletico Madrid's debt has reached €999 million, an amount the club has reached for the first time in history. Los mejores productos para los fans rojiblancos están en nuestra tienda online. [18] The Metropolitano was used until 1966, when they moved to the new Estadio Vicente Calderón. He later claimed that this was not accurate, and that he had left by mutual termination rather than through sacking. Lowe: Suarez missing Atleti's game vs. Barca a pity (1:27) Sid Lowe is saddened by the news that Luis Suarez will miss Atletico Madrid's game vs. Barcelona because of COVID-19. [13] Athletic Madrid adopted the red and white shirt, leading to them being known as Los Rojiblancos,[14][15] but opted to keep their existing blue shorts whereas the Bilbao team switched to new black shorts. His first success came quickly as Bayern Munich had refused to participate in the Intercontinental Cup because of fixture congestion,[32] and as European Cup runners-up, Atlético were invited instead. Atlético won 2–0 with goals from José Antonio Reyes and Sergio Agüero, Atlético's first win in the UEFA Super Cup. [45][46], In July 2007, the Atlético board reached an agreement with the City of Madrid to sell the land where their stadium is located and move the club to the City-owned Olympic Stadium. [67], Certainly, the dictatorial state sought to make political capital out of Real Madrid's European Cup trophies at a time when Spain was internationally isolated; "Real Madrid are the best embassy we ever had", said Franco's foreign minister Fernando Maria de Castiella. In 1919, the Compañía Urbanizadora Metropolitana—the company that ran the underground communication system in Madrid—acquired some land, near the Ciudad Universitaria. [49] There was public outrage after his dismissal, many believing he was not the cause of Atlético's problems, namely player Diego Forlán. [9], The next season, 1996–97, saw the club take part in the UEFA Champions League for the first time. Atletico Madrid’s incredible form ahead of Real Madrid derby clash. In 1965, when they finished as La Liga runners-up to Real after an intense battle for the title, Atlético became the first team to beat Real at the Bernabéu in eight years. In October 2019, Atletico De Madrid conducted talents in Lahore. The change took hold because red and white striped tops were the cheap to make, as the same combination was used to make bed mattresses, and the unused cloth was easily converted into football shirts. The Spanish Civil War gave Los Colchoneros a reprieve, as Real Oviedo was unable to play due to the destruction of their stadium during the bombings. Both the senior and youth squads train at the club-owned facilities. [7] Atlético also co-owns Liga MX club Atlético San Luis, and the Canadian Premier League side Atlético Ottawa.[8]. [37] All the spending, however, only brought in two consecutive Copa del Rey trophies in 1991 and 1992 as the league title proved elusive. [93] In August 2014, the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights wrote to Atlético, calling on it to end the sponsorship by and promotion of Azerbaijan because of the country's human rights record, calling it "one of the most repressive countries in the world".[94].