The Atlético de Madrid Museum

Category: Sports June 10, 2013
Camisetas. Museo del Atlético de Madrid

T-shirts. Atlético de Madrid Museum

Last Sunday I discovered a fascinating place which I can heartily recommend to all football fans who visit our city. The place in question is the museum dedicated to Atlético de Madrid, the team that won the last King’s Cup.

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Category: Sports
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Category: Sports
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Category: Sports
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