Real Madrid cf:
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol, commonly known as Real Madrid or simply as Real, is a professional football club based in Madrid, Spain. The club was formed in 1902 as Madrid Football Club, and played its first competitive match on 13 May 1902, when it lost 3–1 away to Arenas Club de Getxo in the semi-final of the Campeonato de Copa de S.M. Alfonso XIII. Real Madrid is considered one of the most successful clubs in the world, having won 13 European Cup/UEFA Champions League titles, as well as 19 domestic league titles and 11 domestic cup titles.
The club’s home ground is the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, which has a capacity of 81,044 spectators. The club’s training facilities are located at the Ciudad Real Madrid, also known as “Valdebebas”, which is located outside of Madrid in the neighboring municipality of Valdebebas. The club also owns the Real Madrid City, a training complex located in the east of the city.
Real Madrid has a fierce rivalry with FC Barcelona, with the two teams meeting in the El Clásico. These matches are considered among the biggest club football matches in the world, and are often highly emotional and politically charged affairs.
The club has had many legendary players over the years, including Alfredo Di Stéfano, Ferenc Puskás, Hugo Sánchez, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Sergio Ramos. The current manager of the team is Zinedine Zidane.
Real Madrid has a global fan base and is considered one of the most valuable football clubs in the world, valued at over €4 billion in 2020. The club generates revenue through merchandise sales, ticket sales, and television rights.
In summary Real Madrid CF, commonly known as Real Madrid or simply as Real, is a professional football club based in Madrid, Spain, considered one of the most successful clubs in the world with a long history of success and legendary players, with a fierce rivalry with FC Barcelona and a global fan base.