REPORT Big win over the giant of Primera League Real Madrid, to make Agrupacion Deportiva Alcorcón popularity increase rapidly. Understandably, they were just a small club located in the tiny district Alcorcón. That district include Madrid metropolitan area, about 13 miles southwest of downtown.
Different from Real that has more than 100 years old, Alcorcón fairly young team. The team was founded by Dionisio Munoz Jerez in 1971. As a start-up, they must pursue a journey of the four castes Spanish League. It lasted for more than 30 years. And then at 2000/2001 season, they promoted to the Segunda Division B, the third caste in Spain.
As one of the smaller clubs in the city of Madrid, Alcorcón fans must be sharing fan with other clubs who have more established. In addition to Real who pull the most supporters, there still Atletico Madrid and Getafe.
However, Alcorcón management’s commitment to go advance worth two thumbs up. Although small, they have their own stadium, the Estadio Municipal de Santo Domingo. With the capacity 3,000 seats.
Not surprisingly, the victory over Real became very historic. According to some Alcorcón main squad, feelings of satisfaction was more than when the team promoted to Segunda Division B. Moreover, the score was so super. That is the highest score ever made during their 38-year history of the club.
“This is a beautiful day,” said Juan Antonio Anquela, entrenador Alcorcón, as quoted Goal. “I once led a team promotion to division two and division one too. That’s a good moment. But today is really pretty,” he continued.
So, how Alcorcón main squad view the second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu on November 10? Apparently, not all of them are optimistic. However, there are level differences between them.
“It’s football. All possibilities are still open,” said Juanma, goalie Alcorcón. “Real Madrid are still going to be a favorite in the second leg. We can not say winning the first round of Copa del Rey. Moreover, we are talking about the match in the Bernabeu. They can make five goals,” he explained. (na / ca) REPORT