Atletico Madrid Won the Derby of the Day in Champions League

Atletico Madrid Won the Derby of the Day in Champions League

On Sept. 28, 2016, eight soccer games completed the second matchday of the 2016-17 UEFA Champions League’s group stage. Some of the matches registered surprising results. Atletico Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich The game between Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich was the derby of the day. The Spanish team won against Bayern, at the Vicente Calderon […]

First Derby of La Liga Ended With a Draw

First Derby of La Liga Ended With a Draw

On Sept. 21, 2016, Spain’s first derby in the 2016-17 La Liga season ended with a draw. FC Barcelona could not defeat Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou Stadium. The final score was 1-1. Ivan Rakitic scored with a header in the first half, giving Barcelona the advantage before halftime. However, Atletico Madrid started the […]

FC Barcelona Win Their Fifth European Title

FC Barcelona Win Their Fifth European Title

For the fifth time in their storied history, FC Barcelona were crowned champions of Europe with a 3-1 victory over Juventus in Berlin. The Spanish champions came in as heavy favorites but Juventus pushed them to the brink in a match that felt closer than the final score line would suggest. This victory sealed a […]