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Real Madrid CF

Spaingie association fitbaa club

Real Madrid Club de Fútbol (Spaingie pronunciation: [reˈal maˈðɾið ˈkluβ ðe ˈfuðβol]; Ryal Madrid Fitbaa Club), commonly kent as Real Madrid, is a perfaisional fitbaw club based in Madrid, Spain.

Real Madrid CF
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Full name Real Madrid Club de Fútbol[1]
Nickname(s) Los Blancos (The Whites) Los Merengues (The Meringues) Los Vikingos (The Vikings)[2]
Foondit 6 Mairch 1902; 117 years ago (1902-03-06)
as Madrid Football Club[3]
Ground Apple-Santiago Bernabéu
Ground Capacity 81,044[4]
Preses Florentino Pérez
Manager Julen Lopetegui
League La Liga
2018/19 3rd
Wabsteid Club wabsteid
Current saison

The club is the warld's richest fitbaw club in terms o revenue, wi a annual turnower o €513 million, an the maist valuable sports team, wirth €2.4 billion (US$3.3 billion).[5][6][7] Real Madrid is ane o three foondin members o the Primera División which hae niver been relegatit frae the tap diveesion, alang wi Athletic Bilbao an FC Barcelona. Real Madrid haulds mony lang-staundin rivalries, maist notably El Clásico wi FC Barcelona an El Derbi madrileño wi Atlético Madrid.

In domestic fitbaw, Real Madrid haes wan a record 32 La Liga titles, 19 Copas del Rey, 9 Supercopas de España, 1 Copa Eva Duarte an 1 Copa de la Liga.[8] Internaitionally it haes wan a record 11 European Cup/UEFA Champions League titles an a jynt record three Intercontinental Cups, as well as twa UEFA Cups, an twa UEFA Super Cups.

Current squadEedit

As o 1 September 2014[9]

Note: Banners indicate naitional team as defined unner FIFA eligibility rules. Players mey haud mair nor ane non-FIFA naitionality.

No. Poseetion Player
1   GK Iker Casillas (caiptain)[10]
2   DF Raphaël Varane
3   DF Pepe (vice-caiptain)[11]
4   DF Sergio Ramos (vice-caiptain)[10]
5   DF Fábio Coentrão
6   MF Sami Khedira
7   FW Cristiano Ronaldo
8   MF Toni Kroos
9   FW Karim Benzema
10   MF James Rodríguez
11   MF Gareth Bale
No. Poseetion Player
12   DF Marcelo (vice-caiptain)[10]
13   GK Keylor Navas
14   FW Javier Hernández (on lend frae Manchester United)
15   DF Daniel Carvajal
17   DF Álvaro Arbeloa
18   DF Nacho Fernández
19   MF Luka Modrić
20   FW Jesé
22   MF Ángel di María
23   MF Isco
24   MF Asier Illarramendi

Oot on lendEedit

Note: Banners indicate naitional team as defined unner FIFA eligibility rules. Players mey haud mair nor ane non-FIFA naitionality.

No. Poseetion Player
  MF Casemiro (at Porto till 30 Juin 2015)
  MF Denis Cheryshev (at Villarreal till 30 Juin 2015)

HonoursEedit

Domestic competeetionsEedit

Winners (32): 1931–32, 1932–33, 1953–54, 1954–55, 1956–57, 1957–58, 1960–61, 1961–62, 1962–63, 1963–64, 1964–65, 1966–67, 1967–68, 1968–69, 1971–72, 1974–75, 1975–76, 1977–78, 1978–79, 1979–80, 1985–86, 1986–87, 1987–88, 1988–89, 1989–90, 1994–95, 1996–97, 2000–01, 2002–03, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2011–12
Runners-up (21): 1929, 1933–34, 1934–35, 1935–36, 1941–42, 1944–45, 1958–59, 1959–60, 1965–66, 1980–81, 1982–83, 1983–84, 1991–92, 1992–93, 1998–99, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2012–13
Winners (19): 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1917, 1934, 1936, 1946, 1947, 1961–62, 1969–70, 1973–74, 1974–75, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1988–89, 1992–93, 2010–11, 2013–14
Runners-up (20): 1903, 1916, 1918, 1924, 1929, 1930, 1933, 1940, 1943, 1958, 1959–60, 1960–61, 1967–1968, 1978–79, 1982–83, 1989–90, 1991–92, 2001–02, 2003–04, 2012–13
Winners (9): 1988, 1989*, 1990, 1993, 1997, 2001, 2003, 2008, 2012
Runners-up (5): 1982, 1995, 2007, 2011, 2014
(* Wan Copa del Rey an La Liga)
Winners (1): 1947
Winners (1): 1984–1985
Runners-up (1): 1982–1983

European competeetionsEedit

Winners (11): 1955–56*, 1956–57, 1957–58, 1958–59, 1959–60, 1965–66, 1997–98, 1999–2000, 2001–02, 2013–14, 2015–16
Runners-up (3): 1961–62, 1963–64, 1980–81
(* First iver winners)
Winners (2): 1984–85, 1985–86
Runners-up (2): 1970–71, 1982–83
Winners (2): 2002, 2014
Runners-up (2): 1998, 2000

Warldwide competeetionsEedit

Winners (1) : 2014
Winners (3): 1960*, 1998, 2002
Runners-up (2): 1966, 2000
(* First iver winners)

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Real Madrid Club de Fútbol" (in Spanish). Liga de Fútbol Profesional. Retrieved 22 February 2009. 
  2. "Los vikingos arrasan Europa". Ligadecampeones.com. 23 November 1960. Retrieved 2013-02-18. 
  3. Luís Miguel González. "Pre-history and first official title (1900–1910)". Realmadrid.com. Retrieved 12 July 2008. 
  4. "Santiago Bernabéu Stadium". realmadrid.com. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  5. "Deloitte Football Money League 2013". Deloitte UK. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 
  6. "The World's Most Valuable Soccer Teams". Forbes. 
  7. Badenhausen, Kurt (15 July 2013). "Real Madrid Tops The World's Most Valuable Sports Teams". Forbes. Retrieved 13 December 2013. 
  8. "World Football: The 11 Most Successful European Clubs in History". Retrieved 22 January 2012. 
  9. "Real Madrid Squad | Real Madrid CF". Realmadrid.com. Retrieved 2014-07-17. 
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 "Captains" (in Spanish). Real Madrid C.F. Retrieved 31 December 2011. 
  11. "Pepe no se vende" (in Spanish). Marca. 13 July 2013. Retrieved 17 October 2013. 
  12. Carnicero, José; Torre, Raúl; Ferrer, Carles Lozano (28 August 2009). "Spain – List of Super Cup Finals". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation (RSSSF). Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  13. "List of Super Cup Finals". RSSF. Retrieved 18 March 2011. 
  14. Torre, Raúl (29 January 2009). "Spain – List of League Cup Finals". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation (RSSSF). Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  15. "Champions League history". Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  16. "UEFA Cup Winners' Cup". UEFA. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  17. "UEFA Super Cup". UEFA. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  18. "Tournaments". FIFA. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  19. Magnani, Loris; Stokkermans, Karel (30 April 2005). "Intercontinental Club Cup". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 9 August 2010.