Colombian champion América de Cali plays their crosstown rival Millonarios Fútbol Club in a match for the ages!
Meet the Teams
Millonarios Fútbol Club
Millonarios Fútbol Club is a professional Colombian football team based in Bogotá, that currently plays in the Categoría Primera A. Millonarios, was initially founded in 1937 by students from the Colegio Mayor de San Bartolomé.
Considered to be one of the strongest clubs from Colombia, it is one of the most consistent clubs in the country. Millonarios has won 15 league titles, two Copa Colombia and one Superliga Colombiana, a total of 18 domestic titles, making it the most successful team in Colombia. They have also been crowned continental champions by winning the Copa Simón Bolívar in 1972 and the Copa Merconorte in 2001. In addition, Millonarios managed to obtain the Small Club World Cup in 1953, a title of great importance and relevance for the time.
They play their home games at the El Campín stadium.
América de Cali
América de Cali, is a Colombian professional football club founded in 1927, that currently competes in the Categoría Primera A of Dimayor, the top-flight league of Colombian football.
America is one of the most successful Colombian clubs, both nationally and internationally. They have won 15 league titles, and play their home games at the Estadio Olímpico Pascual Guerrero with a seating capacity of 33,000.