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About Atletico de Madrid
The Atletico Madrid club is a Spanish football club based in Madrid, founded on April 26, 1903 by three students who lived in Madrid. The club is in third place among the best football teams, behind Real Madrid and Barcelona. Atletico Madrid has won several trophies and competitions including La Liga, Copa Del Rey, Europa League in 2010, 2012 and 2018. They also won UEFA Super Cup in the same year they won Europa League. Atletico Madrid is also known by the nickname “Los Colchoneros (" The Mattress Makers ") due to their first team stripes being the same colors as traditional mattresses. Atletico Madrid broke the record number of times in which it won the Champions League / European Cup. The club won the competition 13 times including the inauguration competition, in addition to winning the he most consecutive times competition, from 1956 to 1960.
Atletico Madrid always had players who are true goal-making machines. Goalkeepers and Striker are two things this team always dominated in. Antoine Griezmann played in Atletico Madrid scored 133 goals and provided 56 assists. While playing for Atletico Madrid, Griezzman won Europa League and UEFA Super Cup. However, later in 2019 Antoine Grizzman decided to join Atletico Madrid’s rivals, the FC Barcelona. Another great player that Atletico Madrid had is Fernando Torres best known as El Nino, he scored 121 goals and 16 assists and he was the leading goal scorer of the club until Griezzman overcame his record. Sergio Aguero is also another great player that helped Atletico Madrid scored so many goals. The player started his career at 15 years old and soon became one of the greatest strikers in the world. Sergio Aguero scored 101 goals in just 234 appearances. Atletico Madrid plays at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid, Spain and you can watch the best of soccer’s players live. Secure your Atletico Madrid tickets today!