Since the last few years, Madrid is known as a team that likes to buy top players of the world, and therefore given a new nickname of Los Galacticos (team galactic). But ironically, despite the star-studded players, the club has always reap the poor performance by the failure of reaching any degree in the year 2008-2010. Even since the last time Real Madrid won the Champions League in 2002, they almost always only achieve the best results until the last 16 of the Champions League.
Spain's most successful club is proudly with a variety of titles have ever achieved. Most won the Spanish Primera Liga, Real Madrid's collection of nine titles in the Champions League clubs also have unmatched anywhere. If Madrid in the modern era synonymous with Los Galacticos, this Spanish capital club was established after inspired intellectuals. Some professors and students from the UK to introduce soccer and Football Club Sky stood as the embryo of the club in 1897. Three years ago, the club split into Foot-Ball de Madrid and Club Español de Madrid. In 1902, the last club broke out again and stood Madrid Football Club, who won the Copa del Rey 1905 and helped establish the Spanish football federation in 1909. It was only in 1920, the club used the name Real Madrid are pinned King Alfonso XIII.
In 1929, Madrid join Spanish soccer league started with nine other clubs. Until today, along with Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao, Madrid became the club never relegated from the Primera Liga. Madrid won their first league title in 1931/32 season. In this period, led by Madrid president Santiago Bernabeu Yeste, who rebuilt the stadium and the Ciudad Deportiva club after damaged by the Spanish Civil War. Beginning 1953, the Bernabeu sparked the idea of using world-class players from abroad. Attackers famous Argentine, Alfredo di Stefano, imported. History also records the triumph of Madrid in the Champions Cup since it was first rolled out in 1956. Madrid being the best in Europe for five consecutive editions. Sixth title success achieved in 1966.
Triumph also occurred in the domestic arena. Madrid was unbearable to win the league eight times in the period of the 1960s. Madrid is able to maintain the tradition of winning the league in every decade until the 2007/08 season to do it last time. In the 1980s, with the quintet La Quinta del Buitre; namely Emilio Butragueño, Manuel Sanchis, Martin Vazquez, Michel, and Miguel Pardeza; Madrid's five consecutive winning the league between 1986 and 1990. However, they have to wait long to continue the triumph in Europe. New in 1997/98, 32 years after the last title, adding to Madrid's Champions League success.
In the decade of the 2000s, the policy gathering star players, as he had done the Bernabeu, continued the president Florentino Perez. Pros and cons of birth, but still will be known as the Madrid club's star players.
End of Season 2009/2010 Position: 2nd
Market Value: € 358,100,000 (2009/2010) 401.4 (€ million)
First Year Entry Primera Liga: 1928/29
In the Primera Liga season Total: 83
Out: Fabio Cannavaro (to Juventus), Julien Faubert (West Ham United), Jordi Codina (Getafe), Javi Garcia (Benfica), Javier Saviola (Benfica), Daniel Parejo (Getafe), Gabriel Heinze (Olympique Marseille), Michel Salgado (-), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (AC Milan), Rafael Van der Vaart (Tottenham Hotspur)
Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) and Forbes Magazine re-launch the world's richest sports club for 2009/2010. From there it can be a list of the world's richest soccer club, and Manchester United's unexpected burst into the first position after the last 5 years the position was held by AC Milan (3thn 2004,2005,2006), Chelsea (1thn 2007), and Real Madrid ( 1thn 2008)
Real Madrid still holds the status as a football club has the highest incomes in the world for five consecutive years. Not only that. Madrid has the right even crowned as the world's richest sports club with an income of € 401 million (£ 342 million) within one year, according to the Football Money League conducted by Deloitte, a leading accounting firm, on Monday (1 / 3).
Los Merengues beat Barcelona and Manchester United respectively ranked second and third. Surprisingly, shifting the position of United's Azulgrana which last year ranked second. Success in gaining six titles in 2009 seems to be the cause of rising revenue Barca.
In the report, the world's top 20 clubs experienced a significant increase in income in 2008/09 season. If total, all of their income reached € 3.9 billion. But, note the total was still low when compared to last year. The report, published Deloitte is the most contemporary to see how the financial development of each club. "10 percent increase in revenue Real Madrid to € 401 million (£ 342 million) was not affected by their poor performance in local and European competition. Revenue Madrid broadcasting rights has increased very dramatically, "said Dan Jones, a representative from Deloitte's Sports Business Division.
In addition to the boost Barcelona € 57 million acquisition to increase compared to last year, there were also increases in a fantastic Arsenal. The Gunners go five major shifts in the list of Chelsea with seven percent revenue increase to £ 224 million (€ 263 million). Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and Newcastle United complete the achievements of British clubs in 20 richest clubs in the world.