Club Atlético de Madrid

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Atlético Madrid
Full name Club Atlético de Madrid
Founded 1903
Ground Vicente Calderón
(capacity: 54,851)
Chairman Enrique Cerezo
Manager Diego Simeone
League La Liga
2008/09 La Liga, 4th

Club Atlético de Madrid are a football team from Madrid, the capital city of Spain. They are managed by Diego Simeone and they play their home games at the Vicente Calderón Stadium. Some of their famous players at the moment are Diego Costa, David Villa, Koke and Arda Turan.

Name[change | edit source]

Atlético striker Diego Costa
  • 1903-1939 Athletic Club de Madrid
  • 1939-1941 Athletic Aviación
  • 1941-1946 Atlético Aviación
  • 1946-present Club Atlético de Madrid

League title[change | edit source]

League position[change | edit source]

Season League Position
2000/01 Segunda División 4th
2001/02 Segunda División 1st
2002/03 La Liga 11th
2003/04 La Liga 7th
2004/05 La Liga 11th
2005/06 La Liga 10th
2006/07 La Liga 7th
2007/08 La Liga 4th
2008/09 La Liga 4th

Former position[change | edit source]