Madrid, May 4 (IANS) Dozens of Atletico Madrid fans celebrated near the Neptune Fountain, in the city here, following the team’s qualification for the final of the Champions League after eliminating Bayern Munich.
Atletico fans gathered at the fountain on Tuesday night which was guarded by units of the National Police, reports Efe.
Atletico Madrid passed to the final of the Champions League despite losing to Bayern 1-2 in the second leg of the semifinals. The aggregate score for the tie after two legs was 2-2. Atletico won the first leg 1-0. They advanced to the final on the away-goal rule.
The future opponent of Atletico in the final will come from Wednesday’s duel between Real Madrid and Manchester City. The first leg ended 0-0.