Atlético Madrid Facts
Madrid-based football club that plays in La Liga
- Atlético Madrid is a Spanish football club.
- It is based in Madrid and plays in La Liga.
- The team has won La Liga on nine occasions, including a league and cup double in 1996.
- It won the Copa del Rey on ten occasions and the UEFA Super Cup in 2010 and 2012.
- Vicente Calderón is their home stadium.
- Its home kit is red and white vertical striped shirts, with blue shorts, accompanied by blue and red socks.
- Nike are their kit manufacturers.
- Azerbaijan is their main sponsor.
- Miguel Ángel Gil Marín is its owner.
- Enrique Cerezo is its President and Diego Simeone is its Manager.
- They had a nickname - Los Colchoneros ("The Mattress Makers" in English).
- Adelardo, Enrique Collar and Tomás Reñones are amongst their top players.
- The team was founded in 26 April 1903, about 110 years ago.