On this day March 6, in 1902 the first Madrid Foot Ball Club board of directors was officially elected. Since then, the white team has become a leader in the world of football, as the FIFA confirmed by naming it the Best Club of the 20th Century. Legends like Di Stéfano, Puskas, Gento, Amancio, Juanito, Butragueño, Raúl, Zidane, Casillas, and Cristiano Ronaldo have played on the team, helping to improve its record and spread the club’s name around the world.
Among the titles won by the team, the 9 European Cups stand out. Real Madrid has a special relationship with this competition, having been present at its founding. Furthermore, Real Madrid is the team that has most won this tournament. In the trophy room, 3 Intercontinentals, 2 UEFA Cups, 1 European Super Cup, 32 Ligas, 18 Copas del Rey, 9 Spanish Super Cups, and 1 League Cup are also noteworthy.