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Atlas, Liga MX champion: The soccer streaks that were broken in 2021 The soccer streaks that were broken in 2021

The curse on the Atlas is ended. The rojinegros came back after the defeat in the first leg against León and were proclaimed champions of t


The curse on the Atlas is ended. The rojinegros came back after the defeat in the first leg against León and were proclaimed champions of the Apertura 2021, his first title in 70 years and first in the era of short tournaments. With this, they joined the list of soccer teams whose streaks were broken in 2021.

The streaks that were broken in soccer in 2021

Club Atlético Colón | 116 years

June 4, 2021 will remain forever in the memory of the fans, when the club led by Eduardo Domínguez they defeated Racing Club 3-0 in the final to win the Professional League Cup.

Brentford | 74 years

In the 1946-47 season the Bees were in position 21 and lost the category. After a first lost promotion final in the 2019-2020 campaign, those led by Thomas Frank returned to the ring and They achieved the long-awaited promotion by beating Swansea City 2-0.

Selection of Italy | 53 years

Under the command of Roberto Mancini, the Italian team defeated England 3-2 on penalties after a 1-1 draw. It was the second European title for Italy, after the 1968 one they won at home.

Selection of Argentina | 28 years

After four runners-up and a third place in the last six editions, Argentina finally won the Copa América, and did so under the command of Lionel Scaloni after beat Brazil 1-0 with a lone goal from Ángel di María.

Cruz Azul | 23 years

Guard1anes 2021 was historic for Juan Reynoso’s Machine, who with only two losses in the regular phase set a record of points, victories and in the final with 2-1 on aggregate against Santos Laguna achieved his ninth league title.

Union Berlin | 20 years

Not all streaks have to do with titles, some are like that of the German team, which ended seventh in the 2020-21 Bundesliga and with it returned to European competitions after two decades.

Venezia | 20 years

Another club whose curse was broken and was able to return to the First Division of their country. The winged Lions qualified for the promotion playoffs and in the final of the same they won 2-1 in overtime to sign their return to Serie A.

Sporting Lisbon | 19 years

And there is the case of the Lions, who took almost two decades to celebrate a league title. Under the command of Rúben Amori, Sporting led the standings with 5 points more than Porto.

The streaks that were broken in football in this 2021