Feb. 22, 2021
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol one of the Top 10 football clubs in the world
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol: It is a football club located in the Spanish capital Madrid, the team was founded on March 6, 1902, formerly known as the Madrid football team. On June 29, 1920, then-King Alonso XII of Spain added the word Real (Spanish, Royal Meaning) to the club's name, adding a crown to the badge to promote the development of football in the Spanish capital, Madrid. Since then, the club has officially changed its name to Real Madrid Football Club.
Main honours: Best Club of the Twentieth Century (2000), Best Club in the World (2014), Club of the Year (2016), 13 Champions Leagues (1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1 960, 1966, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018); 33 Spanish Football Serie A titles (1932,1933,1954,1955,1957,1958,1961,1962,1963,1964,1965,1967,1968,1969,1972,1975,1976,1978,1979,1980,1986,1987,1988,1989,1990,1995,1997,2001,2003,2007,2008,2012,2017); 19 Spanish King's Cup winners (1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1917, 1934, 1936, 1946, 1947, 1962, 1970, 1974, 1975, 1980, 1982, 1989, 1993, 2011, 2014); 10 Spanish Super Cups (1988, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1997, 2001, 2003, 2008, 2012, 2017); 5 World Cups (including Toyota Cup) (1998, 2002 Toyota Cup; 2014, 2016, 2017 World Cup), Intercontinental Cup (1960)
Main venue: Bernabeu Stadium Capacity: 94,497
Team nickname: Galaxy Battleship
Well-known people: Santiago Bernabeu, Di Stefano, Puskas, Hento, Zamorano, Raul, Suk, Mijatovic, Figo, Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldo, Beckham, Owen, Yero, Makelele, McManaman, Cambia, Cannavaro, Emerson, Carlos, Robben, Ned, Drent, Metzelde, Pepe, Cristiano Ronaldo, Ozil, Kaka, DiMaria, Benzema, Bale, Kroos
Real Madrid Football Club, with many of the world's stars. December 11, 2000 was named the greatest team of the 20th century by FIFA. On 10 September 2009, it was named the best club in Europe in the 20th century by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics. September 10, 2014 was named The Best Club in Europe 2014.
Real Madrid have won 13 Champions Leagues (the first in European football), 33 Spanish Football League titles (first in La Liga), 19 Spanish King's Cups, 10 Spanish Super Cups, four European Super Cups, five World Cups (including the former Toyota Cup, the first number of wins).
On 22 May 2017, Real Madrid won the league title with a 2-0 win over Malaga, their first La Liga title in almost five years and the 33rd league win in the club's history. Real Madrid's 4-1 victory over Juventus on June 4th won the Champions League this season, Real Madrid's third Champions League title in nearly four years, the 12th in the club's history and the first team to successfully defend the Champions League title since the Champions League reform. On May 26, 2018, Real Madrid won their 13th title in their history with a 3-1 victory over Liverpool in the Champions League final, completing an unprecedented triple-double since the Champions League, the fourth time in nearly five years that Real Madrid have won the Champions League.
On 10 September 2009, it was named the best club in Europe in the 20th century by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics.
On September 10, 2014, the General Assembly of the European Association of Football Clubs (ECA) was held in Geneva, Switzerland, and the European Club Association officially announced that Real Madrid had been named the Best Club in Europe 2014.
El Gallinero, a public welfare project of the Real Madrid Foundation, was named the best social activity project.
In the early hours of December 29, 2017, the 2017 GlobeSoccer Awards ceremony was held in Dubai, with Real Madrid Football Club winning the Club of the Year award.