The Real Madrid Football Club (Real Madrid FC) is Madrid's beloved professional football team. Real Madrid FC have been European champions for a record 9 times and have won 30 La Liga titles. In 2000, FIFA designated the Real Madrid FC as the best football club of the twentieth century.
Many visitors to Madrid Spain enjoy watching a football match and experiencing the excitement of a home game. The most exciting games are often ones played against FC Barcelona, Barcelona's professional football club. The Real Madrid home games are played at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium in Madrid.