Atlético Madrid (Club Atlético de Madrid) is one of Spain’s big-three soccer teams. Los Rojiblancos (The Red and Whites) play La Liga soccer at Wanda Metropolitano in the Rosas neighborhood of the San Blas-Canillejas district of Madrid, Spain.
The team regularly competes in the UEFA Champions League and Spanish Copa del Rey.
Peña Oficial Atlético de Madrid en New York Supporters Club
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 Koreatown, Manhattan.
Follow the Peña on Twitter @ATLETINY
Atlético Madrid 2018 – 2019 Season
These are the Spanish Super Cup and La Liga season’s big games. UEFA games will be posted later.
Real Madrid (2 – 4 E) Atlético Madrid
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 3 pm ET
UEFA Super Cup (Champions League & Europa League winners)
A. Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, Estonia
Atléti gets its first win against Real in European competition. It was the first time Real gave up four goals since 2015. It was also Real’s first important game without Ronaldo.
Atlético is always tough. This season it is a team to watch.
Valencia (1 – 1) Atlético Madrid
Monday, August 20, 2018 at 2 pm ET
First La Liga game of the season.
Real Madrid (0 – 0) Atlético Madrid (Madrid Derby)
Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 2:45 pm ET
Borussia Dortmund (4 – 0) Atlético Madrid
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 3 pm ET
UEFA Champions League Group Stage
Atlético Madrid 2-0 Borussia Dortmund
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 3 pm ET
UEFA Champions League Group Stage
Atlético Madrid 1-1 FC Barcelona
November 24, 2018, Saturday
Atlético Madrid vs Real Madrid (Madrid Derby)
February 9, 2019, Saturday
Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid
April 6, 2019, Saturday
Levante vs Atlético Madrid
May 18, 2019, Saturday
Last La Liga game of the season
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. Coach Zidane left.
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
Sunday, March 4, 2018.
Real Madrid 1 – 1 Atléti (Madrid Derby)
Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 10:15 am ET
Olympique Marseille 0 – 3 Atlético Madrid
UEFA Europa League Championship
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Atlético Madrid vs Eibar (End of La Liga Season)
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 Rivalries
Atléti’s main rival is cross-town team Real Madrid. Our games are the Madrid Derby (El Derbi Madrileño). Spanish soccer has political overtones. Atléti is a team of the working class. Real is the team of the establishment elite.
We also play fiercely with FC Barcelona. Atléti, Barcelona and Real are usually the top three teams in La Liga.
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 three-time UEFA Europa League champions in 2011-2012, 2009-2010, and 2017-2018.
We are three-time UEFA Super Cup champions in 2010, 2012 and 2018.