Atlético National is a professional soccer team based in Medellin. It is regarded as one of the most powerful soccer clubs in Colombia, one of the most consistent clubs in the country, and the most popular football team in Colombia.
It has a strong and rich history and has won 14 league champions, 1 Superliga Colombiana champion, and 2 Copa Colombia champions, earning a total of 17 domestic titles, tied to Millonarios. It also has the most international titles of any other Colombian club, having won the Copa Merconorte twice and the Copa Interamericana twice. Presently, the club is ranked 5th of South American clubs by IFFHS, and is ranked as the best Colombian club in the 21st century.