Atlético-Bayern: Calderón in stunning pre-match mosaic

The home supporters held up 50,000 red and white cards with a message of support for Los Rojiblancos before their Champions League clash.

Mosaico en el Estadio Vicente Calderón antes del Atlético-Bayern
Mariscal EFE

The Atlético Madrid faithful treated their team to a stunning welcome ahead of Wednesday night's Champions League semi-final first leg with Bayern Munich.

As the Atlético and Bayern players took to the field for the crunch European clash at the Vicente Calderón, the home fans held up 50,000 red and white cards that combined to produce a spectacular mosaic reading: 'Atleti yo te amo, contigo a la final' ('Atleti I love you, with you to the final').