Real Madrid theme for Windows 7 | Requirement – Windows 7
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol (Spanish pronunciation: (Royal Madrid Football Club), commonly known as Real Madrid, is a professional football club based in Madrid, Spain. It is the most successful team in Spanish football and was voted by FIFA as the most successful football club of the 20th century, having won a record 31 La Liga titles, 17 Spanish “Copa del Rey” Cups, 8 Spanish Super Cups, a record 9 UEFA Champions Leagues, 2 UEFA Cups, 1 UEFA Supercup, and 3 Intercontinental Cups. Real Madrid was a founding member of FIFA and the now-defunct G–14 group of Europe’s leading football clubs as well as its replacement, the European Club Association. The word “Real” in the club’s name is the Spanish term for “royal”, and was given by the King Alfonso XIII in 1920 together with the royal crown in the emblem. Raúl holds the record for most Real Madrid appearances, having played 741 first-team matches from 1994 to 2010. Manuel Sanchis, Jr. comes second, having played 711 times. The record for a goalkeeper is held by Iker Casillas, with 572 appearances. With 127 caps (47 while at the club), Luís Figo of Portugal is Real’s most capped international player. Raúl is Real’s all-time top goalscorer, with 323 goals in 741 games (1994–2010). The fastest goal in the history of the club (15 seconds) was scored by Brazilian Ronaldo on 3 December 2003 during a league match against Atlético Madrid. Raúl is Real’s all-time top goalscorer, with 323 goals in 741 games (1994–2010). The Whites also hold the record for winning the UEFA Champions League nine times and for the most semi-final appearances (21). Raúl González is the all-time UEFA Champions League top scorer, with 71 goals in total, 66 whilst playing for Real Madrid. The team has the record number of consecutive participation in the European Cup with 15, from 1955–56 to 1969–70.