Atlético Madrid (Club Atlético de Madrid) is one of Spain’s big-three soccer teams. Los Rojiblancos (The Red-and-Whites) play La Liga football at Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid, Spain. The team regularly competes in the UEFA Champions League and Spanish Copa del Rey.
Real Madrid are cross-town rivals. Atléti also plays fiercely against FC Barcelona.
Atlético Madrid in NYC
Peña Oficial Atlético de Madrid en New York is Atlético’s offical NYC supporters club. We watch games at The Football Factory at Legends in Midtown South, Manhattan.
Follow the Peña on social media @ATLETINY
Atlético Madrid 2017-2018 Season
Atléti moves into its new stadium, Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid. Wanda Metropolitano was Madrid’s Olympic stadium. The beloved old stadium, Vicente Calderón, is being redeveloped into apartment towers.
This season Atléti plays UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League, in addition to the Spanish La Liga and Copa del Rey.
Atléti’s season kicks off with Girona vs Atléti on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 2:15pm.
Atléti 2-2 Málaga is Atléti’s first home game at the Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday, September 16, 2017.
Atléti 1-1 Barcelona is Saturday, October 14, 2017.
Atléti vs Real Madrid (Madrid Derby) is Saturday, November 18, 2017.
Barcelona 1-0 Atléti is Sunday, March 4, 2018.
Real Madrid vs Atléti (Madrid Derby) is Saturday, April 7, 2018.
Atléti’s La Liga season ends with Atlético Madrid vs Eibar on Saturday, May 19, 2018.
Atlético Madrid 2016-2017 Season
Watch Atlético Madrid vs Real Madrid, the second leg of a UEFA Champions League semi-final, at The Long Hall, Tuesday, May 9 at 2:45pm
Watch Real Madrid vs Atlético Madrid, the first leg of a UEFA Champions League semi-final, at The Long Hall, Tuesday, May 2. Atlético lost by 3.
Argentine coach Diego Simeone has led the team since 2011.
French forwards Antoine Griezmann and Kevin Gameiro lead the attack with help from Spanish forward Fernando Torres.
Spanish midfielders Koke and Saúl provide support.
Atlético Madrid Championships
We are 10 time La Liga champions. The last was in 2013-14.
We are 10 time Copa del Rey champions. The last was in 2012-13.
We are three-time UEFA Champions League runners-up including in 2015-16 and 2013-14.
We are two-time UEFA Europa League champions in 2011-2012 and 2009-2010.
We are two-time UEFA Super Cup champions in 2012-2013 and 2012-2011.