Atletico Madrid Fixtures 2018/19
Are you a fan of Atletico Madrid? Are you a real Colchonero? If so, then grab your Atletico Madrid tickets here. 2017-18 turned out to be another season of success for Atleti, the team from the Spanish capital finished above their arch-rivals Real Madrid in La Liga, finishing the season in second place behind 2018 champions Barcelona. There was more European glory for the side as well as they won the 2018 Europa League, seeing off French club Marseille in the final. Founded in 1903, Atletico Madrid are one of the most successful football teams in Spain and, under Argentinian manager Diego Simeone, they have become one of La Liga's most consistent performers, regularly competing for, and winning, silverware both in Spain and Europe. With the new La Liga season underway, Atletico Madrid tickets are in high demand as fans can't wait to see if they can have another impressive football season. So what are you waiting for? Get yours today here at StubHub.
The Wanda Metropolitano: A New Home for Atletico Madrid
Last season was the first season in the new Atletico Madrid stadium - the Wanda Metropolitano. They had been playing at their old stadium the Vicente Calderon since 1923. However, due to the stadium's location on the banks of the River Manzanares, it meant that expansion was not possible. Therefore the club's new home is located further out of the city and has an increased capacity of nearly 68,000. It will also play host to the 2019 Champions League Final, Atleti fans will be hoping that their club will be there. The Vicente Calderon had a reputation for being an incredibly difficult place to play and get a result, only time will tell of the Wanda Metropolitano becomes a similar fortress.
Atletico Madrid is one of Europe's elite teams and has an impressive history, having won the Primera Division (La Liga) ten times and they have also won the Europa League three times and the Super Cup twice. So support your favourite football club by buying Atletico Madrid tickets here at StubHub!
Can Atletico Madrid escape the shadow of Barca and Real?
Inevitably, the question surrounding the 'other' club from Madrid is if they can finally wrest control of La Liga from Spain's two most dominant football clubs; Barcelona and Real Madrid. Recent results for Atletí seems to say yes. The team won the 2013 La Liga title, and competed in two Champions League finals in the last few years. The Atletico Madrid squad has strength in depth and outstanding footballers like France's Antoine Griezmann, Spain's Diego Costa and Slovenia's star goalkeeper Jan Oblak. So, if you are an Atletico Madrid fan, the future looks bright. Get to the Wanda, buy your Atletico Madrid tickets and cheer on this team that shows no sign of slowing down.