El Di Stéfano, tierra fetiche Desde que se empezó a utilizar tras la cuarentena, el estadio sólo ha vivido victorias locales. Real gave AD Plus Ultra financial support and in return were given first refusal on the club's best players. El Real Madrid, explica Marca, ya tiene el visto bueno de LaLIga y de la UEFA para poder jugar en el Alfredo Di Stéfano en cuanto comience el campeonato liguero y la Champions League. ... Caoimhin Kelleher Starts | Paul Gorst with the Liverpool team to take on Ajax In the quarter-finals of the 1958 Champions Cup, Real Madrid faced Sevilla FC, humiliating their opponents in the first leg in Madrid with an 8-0 victory, where Di Stéfano scored four goals. The capacity of the main stand at the west is 4,000 seats, with additional 2,000 seats at the eastern stand, giving the stadium a total capacity of 6,000 seats. Di Stéfano made his Champions Cup debut against Servette in a 2–0 away win. Former Argentine striker and World Cup top scorer Guillermo Stábile, the Huracán and Argentine national team coach at the time, gave Di Stéfano his first real opportunities in the 1946 season. Sara died in 2005. msn back to msn home sport. [3] The latter two eventually finished second and third in the Primera División. [6][7][8][9] He is best known for his achievements with Real Madrid, where he was instrumental in the club's domination of the European Cup and La Liga during the 1950s. In 2013, an 86-year-old Di Stéfano was in a relationship with his 36-year-old personal secretary, Gina González. Di Stéfano and Puskás scored three and four goals respectively, in a game considered to be among the finest in the history of football. On 16 July 1959, Real Madrid hosted a match against Pelé and his Brazilian club, Santos FC, during their European tour. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. Alfredo di Stéfano en la temporada 1963-64. During the season, Real also asserted itself in the last edition of the Latin Cup, overcoming Benfica 1–0 in the final with a decisive goal by Di Stéfano and at the end of the year, he won the 1957 Ballon d'Or. On their return, in Seville, Di Stéfano was greeted by the insulting choruses of opposing fans and Real were held to a 2–2 draw. Soon after Millonarios' return to Colombia, the Barcelona directors visited Buenos Aires and agreed with River Plate, the last FIFA-affiliated team to have held Di Stéfano's rights, for his transfer in 1954 for the equivalent of 150 million Italian lira (according to other sources 200,000 dollars). [26] Di Stéfano consequently made his debut for Spain on 30 January 1957 in a friendly in Madrid, scoring a hat-trick in a 5–1 win[27] to become one of a number of players born outside Spain to have appeared for their national team. Di Stéfano scored in five consecutive European Cup finals for Real Madrid between 1956 and 1960, including a hat-trick in the last. Lo último en Real Madrid. The Spanish team, with a forward line also boasting Barcelona and Real Madrid stars Laszlo Kubala, Luis Suárez and Francisco Gento, were favourites to qualify for the 1958 FIFA World Cup in Sweden, having been drawn into a qualification group with Scotland and minnows Switzerland. [11] He is currently the sixth highest scorer in the history of Spain's top division, and Real Madrid's third highest league goalscorer of all time. Di Stéfano's father, who was a former defender of River Plate, but prematurely retired in 1912 due to a knee injury, introduced young Alfredo to football. A muscular injury just before the competition prevented him from playing in the finals, but Di Stéfano travelled with the squad anyway, picking the number 6 jersey as his preferred number 9 was taken by Francisco Gento. [10][29], A Spanish movie entitled Real, La Película (Real, The Movie), which recounted these events, was released on 25 August 2005. In his first several months in Madrid, the Argentine champion did not adapt to European football, but imposed his own style, playing all around the field with speed and keeping the ball low on the ground. Di Stéfano scored 32 goals in 34 games, more than any other player in the league. In the final, they played Real Madrid but lost 6–1. The Colombians participated in the tournament and won it, after drawing 2–2 with Swedish champions IFK Norrköping and overcoming Los Blancos, who were managed by Uruguayan legend Hector Scarone, by a 4–2 margin with a brace from Saeta Rubia in the presence of President Santiago Bernabéu, who arrived to the stadium to observe Adolfo Pedernera. Di Stéfano scored 25 goals, finishing behind only Juan Arza (28) among the scorers of the Spanish league. At the beginning of the season, the team had a pre-season tour in Venezuela as the team participated in the 1963 Small Club World Cup against São Paulo and FC Porto. Auf dieser Seite sind Daten und Informationen zu allen Heimspielstätten des Vereins Madrid UEFA U19 dargestellt. The inaugural match was between Real Madrid and Stade de Reims, a rematch of the European Cup final won by Real Madrid in 1956. Real Madrid Castilla Club de Fútbol is a Spanish football team that plays in Segunda División B – Group 1, for the 2020-2021 season.It is Real Madrid's reserve team.They play their home games at Alfredo Di Stéfano Stadium with a capacity of 6,000 seats.. Reserve teams in Spain play in the same league system as their senior team rather than a separate league. Real Madrid suffered in the first half, but Di Stéfano carried his teammates in a comeback to win the trophy 4–3. Real Madrid flew to Belgrade and despite the snowstorm that had hit the city in the previous days, the president Bernabéu agreed for the match not to be postponed. In the autumn of 1962, the Blancos were knocked out of the European Cup, against Anderlecht. This started a battle between the two Spanish rivals for his rights. But, in 1940 his family moved to the countryside and Di Stéfano started working with his father and playing football with his brother Tulio in the Club Social y Deportivo Unión Progresista until 1943, when the family returned to Buenos Aires. It was one of the most anticipated games of the tour, given the reputation that Pelé had started building. Due to a footballers' strike in Argentina in 1949, Di Stéfano went to play for Millonarios of Bogotá in the Colombian league. Real Madrid será local este sábado ante Atlético de Madrid (3:00 p.m., Espn 2) en un partido por la fecha 13 de la Liga de España. Di Stéfano impressed on the trial and joined the second team squad of River Plate, the club his family supported. The following year, Real Madrid acquired Argentine Héctor Rial from the Nacional Montevideo, a signing recommended by Di Stéfano, for the attack of the Merengues. Real Madrid faced Helenio Herrera's Inter Milan in the final. In 1959, they reached the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey, losing 7–2 on aggregate to eventual finalists Granada. The next year he became part of the first team which was called La Máquina due to their unprecedented success, consisting of players like the legendary Pedernera, Labruna Muñoz, and Loustau. The season started early with the participation of Real Madrid in the 1956 Small Club World Cup in Caracas, Venezuela as European champions. In the early 1990s, two former Castilla players, Vicente del Bosque and Rafael Benítez, began their coaching careers with the team. [11], On 24 December 2005, 79-year-old Di Stéfano suffered a heart attack. This fact contributed greatly to intensifying the rivalry with the Catalan club. In the 2013–14 season, three key players Nacho, Álvaro Morata and Jesé were promoted to the first team, and then Castilla was relegated in the last matchday after being defeated by Real Murcia in the last match of the season. Di Stéfano scored 19 goals and won the top scorer award, obtaining the 1958 title at the expense of Atletico Madrid. As Real Madrid did not win the title in the previous season, president Santiago Bernabéu, who also served as the vice-president of the competition, came up with the idea that the Champions Cup winner had the right to register for the next edition to defend the victory even if it had lost the championship. He received the nickname of Saeta Rubia from journalist Roberto Neuberger. [17] In 2008 Di Stéfano was honoured by both UEFA and Real Madrid with a special Presidents award issued by FIFA at a ceremony in Madrid, where a statue was also unveiled. The Blancos eliminated Milan in the semi-finals [64] and entered the final in Paris against Raymond Kopa and Just Fontaine's Stade de Reims. El once del Real Madrid ante el Athletic. Real Madrid … [30], On 9 May 2006, the Alfredo Di Stéfano Stadium was inaugurated at the City of Real Madrid, where Real Madrid usually train. Real Madrid, aliviado tras su pase a octavos de la Champions, recibe el sábado al Atlético en el choque estelar de la jornada 13 liguera buscando seguir su línea ascendente, mientras los rojiblancos esperan afianzar el liderato. [22][23][24], Di Stéfano made his international debut on 4 December 1947, in a match against Bolivia at the Estadio George Capwell in Ecuador, during the 1947 South American Championship. Blood Red: Caoimhin Kelleher Starts | Paul Gorst with the Liverpool team to take on Ajax Liverpool Echo; Real won the 1957 championship and Di Stéfano was again the top scorer in the Liga with 31 goals. Será el próximo 29 o 30 de septiembre ante el Real Valladolid. During the 1950s and 1960s, future senior Real Madrid players and Spanish internationals such as José María Zárraga, Enrique Mateos, Ramón Marsal, Pedro Casado, Juan Manuel Villa, José María Vidal, Fernando Serena and Ramón Grosso all spent time at the club. Real Madrid vs. Atlético de Madrid juegan por la fecha 13 de Liga Santander en el estadio Alfredo di Stéfano. Real Madrid overcame Athletic at the Di Stéfano on a night that saw Lucas Vázquez make his 150 LaLiga appearance for the Whites. Originally formed in 1930, the team took its name from the national motto of Spain. Di Stéfano, who kept himself in excellent condition, excelled during his games and led Millonarios to a second title in 1951, leaving runners-up Boca Juniors de Cali 11 points behind at the final table. For the 1946 season he was loaned to Club Atlético Huracán, but he returned to River in 1947. Reserve teams are also no longer permitted to enter the Copa del Rey. During their cup run, they beat four Primera División teams, including Hércules, Athletic Bilbao, Real Sociedad and Sporting de Gijón. Wer ist wirklich der „GOAT“, also der beste Fußballer aller Zeiten? Real Madrid - Stadio - Alfredo Di Stéfano | Transfermarkt Per usare questa pagina è necessario attivare Javascript [38], The Club Atlético River Plate from Argentina and Millonarios Fútbol Club from Colombia organized a friendly match in homage of their former player. Real Madrid-Alavés: ... Return to league action at the Di Stéfano Real Madrid. The new season started with the inaugural Intercontinental Cup and the 0–0 draw in the first leg of the final against Peñarol in Montevideo on 4 July. One of the main stars of the team, Moreno, had just le… [12], Di Stéfano was awarded the Ballon d'Or for the European Footballer of the Year in 1957 and 1959. The strike lasted for 8 months until 1949 and it eventually meant the departure of the best Argentine footballers to other leagues, in particular Colombia's, which was one of the most lucrative in the world at the time. Di Stéfano retired from international football after the tournament. [31], Following another heart attack on 5 July 2014, the 88-year-old Di Stéfano was moved to intensive care in the Gregorio Marañón hospital in Madrid,[32] where he died on 7 July 2014. In the 2004–05 season, coach Juan Ramón López Caro guided the team back to the Segunda División and the team subsequently revived the El Castilla name and became known as Real Madrid Castilla. Di Stéfano played international football mostly for Spain after moving to Madrid, but he also played for Argentina and Colombia. He later scored against his former team River Plate, netting the fastest goal in the history of the Argentine championship after about ten seconds of play. [citation needed]. The Colombian league had turned professional in 1948, beginning the El Dorado period on 25 April 1949. [29] Di Stéfano played in a match against São Paulo the day after he was released and received a standing ovation. Millonarios would start a global tour and spearheaded by Di Stéfano, they would beat Hungary and world champions Uruguay. People already had noticed his talent. He is Madrid's leading goalscorer in the history of El Clásico, alongside Cristiano Ronaldo. By the time qualifying began for the 1954 FIFA World Cup, FIFA had banned Di Stéfano from making any further appearances for Argentina, on account of his appearances for the Colombia XI two years earlier - though Argentina once again pulled out of qualifying. Huracán tried to sign Di Stéfano permanently at the end of a successful eighth-place season, but could not afford the 90,000 pesos River Plate asked for the transfer. It is Real Madrid's reserve team. The next year he became part of the first team which was called La Máquina due to their unprecedented success, consisting of players like the legendary Pedernera, Labruna Muñoz, and Loustau. As a result, Ferenc Puskás signed with Real Madrid in the summer of 1958 to strengthen the squad and Real Madrid would be blessed with one of the most lethal attacking pairs in the history of football. In the 1987–88 season, they finished third in the Segunda División, but were once again ineligible for promotion. The record has since been surpassed by several players, with Real Madrid's Raúl the first in 2005. In October 1952, Di Stéfano also led Millonarios to the Copa Colombia final after beating Deportivo Cúcuta by 2–1. The Argentine veteran scored 9 goals in all competitions in his first season with Espanyol, putting an end to a streak of 15 consecutive seasons in which he scored in double figures (18 total). A penalty was awarded to Real Madrid, but Héctor Rial slipped when kicking and missed it. Di Stéfano played for Real Madrid for 11 years, winning 8 Spanish championships, 1 Spanish Cup, 2 Latin Cups, 5 consecutive Champions Cups (scoring in all the finals he won), 1 Intercontinental Cup, several individual titles including league top scorer 5 times. Castilla were ineligible for promotion, however, because Real Madrid were already in the Primera División. Its inaugural match was between Real Madrid and Stade de Reims, a rematch of the European Cup final won by Real Madrid in 1956. Real Madrid won the final with a 3–2 comeback win, and the Argentinian finished the tournament as the top scorer with 10 goals. In March 1952, Real Madrid organized a friendly tournament in the Spanish capital at its newly constructed home ground; River Plate was invited to participate in Real Madrid's 50th-anniversary tournament. [29] Di Stéfano was released unharmed two days later close to the Spanish embassy without a ransom being paid, and Di Stéfano stressed that his kidnappers had not mistreated him. Di Stéfano scored five more goals during the championship - including his first hat-trick against Colombia - as Argentina successfully defended the title they had won the previous year on home soil.[25]. [37] During the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final between Argentina and the Netherlands on 9 July, Di Stéfano was honoured with one minute of silence, while the Argentine team also wore black ribbons in a matter of respect. In Christmas 1952, Di Stéfano, still contracted with Millonarios, returned briefly to Buenos Aires, where he was even making plans to abandon football and start a business as the Argentine league was still not professional. Name of stadium: Alfredo Di Stéfano: Total capacity: 9.000: Seats: 9.000: Built: 2006: Construction costs: €8.00m: Undersoil heating: No: Running track: No: Surface: El presidente Florentino Pérez visitó a la plantilla en el Alfredo Di Stéfano. Real Madrid Castilla was promoted back to Segunda División at the end of the season 2011–12 after beating Cádiz in the play-offs with aggregate score 8–1. The French forward could not feature in the games due to the limit of foreigners in La Liga and had to wait for the Spanish naturalisation of Di Stèfano, who became a Spanish citizen in October 1956. Di Stéfano began his career at Argentina's River Plate aged 17, in 1943. In the summer of 1956, Real Madrid signed Raymond Kopa from the Stade de Reims. In his first season with Real Madrid, Di Stéfano became the top scorer of the 1953–54 La Liga with 27 goals in 28 appearances, contributing significantly to the title victory as the Blancos managed to win the Spanish championship after two decades. Unlike the Spaniards, the Partizan players did not suffer on the terrain, taking the lead and dominating the game. With the guidance of Di Stéfano they had an easy 4–0 victory in Madrid in the first leg, in December 1956. The final would be played in May 1953, after Di Stéfano had already gone to Argentina. In December, France Football awarded Di Stéfano the 1959 Ballon d'Or, which he won ahead of teammate Raymond Kopa (who had already returned to Stade de Reims in the summer of 1959) and Juventus's Welsh star John Charles. Real Madrid won the inaugural match 6–1 with goals from Sergio Ramos, Antonio Cassano (2), Roberto Soldado (2), and José Manuel Jurado.[7]. El Real Madrid debutará como local en LaLiga en el estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano. By 1949, they made their debut in the Segunda División and in 1952, the club became the official Real reserve team. Huracán and Argentina legend Herminio Masantonio had just retired and the club needed a replacement forward. Zum Auftakt der Serie geht es um eine Legende von Real Madrid: Alfredo Di Stéfano, den Weltfußballer von 1957 und 1959. Di Stéfano grew up playing street football, in oratories and in neighbourhood teams such as the Barracas "Unidos y Venceremos", and the Imán of the Flores district. On November 1947, River beat Nacional 4–3 with Di Stéfano scoring one goal in Montevideo, and four days later Di Stéfano celebrated his first international club trophy with a 3–1 victory in Buenos Aires. He wished the coaching staff and the squad good luck ahead of our return to LaLiga this weekend. The team faces its first home outing of the season on Matchday 4 of the campaign (9:30pm CET). Therefore, Real Madrid Castilla are ineligible for promotion to the Primera División. His coach and first mentor Carlos Peucelle taught him how to play the ball low and soon he made his first team debut in 1945, at the age of 19: on 15 July of that year he debuted against Huracán in a 2–1 defeat on the twelfth day of the 1945 Argentine championship. Despite beating West Ham United 3–1 in the opening game at the Santiago Bernabéu, they lost the return 5–1 after extra time and went out in the first round. This was the only game Di Stéfano played in that year, but at the end of the season he won his first title as River Plate won the championship, four points ahead of Boca Juniors. In the semifinals, Di Stèfano contributed to the success against the Hungarian Vasas and the team reached the final against Juan Alberto Schiaffino's Milan. Real Madrid C.F. The club won another league title in 1955 leaving Barcelona again in the second place of the table. He finished 6th in the 1961 Ballon d'Or in December. The 1952 league had the same outcome: Milionarios overtook Boca Juniors de Cali, won their third title, and Di Stéfano was once again top scorer with 19 goals. On the night of 24 August 1963, the Venezuelan revolutionary group Armed Forces of National Liberation (FALN), kidnapped Alfredo Di Stéfano at gunpoint from the Potomac Hotel in Caracas while his team, Real Madrid, were on a pre-season tour of South America. However, Spain began their campaign with a 2–2 draw against the Swiss and then lost to Scotland at Hampden Park 4–2. [11], Di Stéfano resided in Spain until his death in 2014. Given that the Brazilian's style of play was similar to Di Stéfano's, the Brazilian often clashed with the Argentine and there were rumours that he asked for his release from the club's management in the summer of 1960.