Real Madrid are the world's best team and it's hard to compete with them - Simeone

Sat, 25 May 2024 - 12:34 GMT

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone, on the eve of his side's final LaLiga match against Real Sociedad, said they fell short of their objectives this season and that title winners Real Madrid were the best team in the world.

Atletico Madrid and Sevilla battle for third in La Liga

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 01:20 GMT

Atletico Madrid’s win away at Elche was enough to ensure Atleti will be playing in the Champions League next term.

Struggling Atletico look to reignite the fire against Manchester United

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 01:39 GMT

Whenever Atletico have looked close to rediscovering themselves, they have just as quickly drifted again off course.

Felix shines as Atletico defeat Osasuna to get back to winning ways

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 11:38 GMT

Atletico Madrid recovered from their shock mid-week defeat by basement club Levante with a comprehensive 3-0 thrashing of Osasuna on Saturday.

Atletico strike late to seal dramatic 3-2 win against Valencia

Sun, 23 Jan 2022 - 08:29 GMT

Atletico are fourth in the standings with 36 points, 13 behind leaders and city rivals Real Madrid.

Simeone praises Salah ahead of Champions League contest

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 03:27 GMT

The Spanish team’s defense is expecting a tough mission to stop the visitors’ in-form attacking line, led by Mohamed Salah.

Simeone extends Atletico deal until 2024

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 05:28 GMT

Simeone has extended his contract until 2024, the La Liga champions announced Thursday.

Atletico see off Sociedad to edge closer to title

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 10:57 GMT

Atletico Madrid homed in on the La Liga title with a 2-1 win over Real Sociedad at the Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday.

Zidane: I am very happy for my players

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 05:44 GMT

Real Madrid are currently in second place in the Spanish League table, having a total of 32 points out of 15 games.

Real Madrid win Madrid derby, keep title hopes alive

Sun, 13 Dec 2020 - 11:25 GMT

Real Madrid put an end to their rivals’ unbeaten start in the league and closed the gap with them to three points.

Zidane under pressure to save Real job

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 12:23 GMT

Zidane badly needs a win from a tough trip to Sevilla on Saturday to revive the La Liga champions’ fortunes as they sit in an undignified fourth position.

Atletico's Llorente explains striking transformation

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 - 11:54 GMT

The last time Atletico Madrid hosted Barcelona, Marcos Llorente spent the whole game sitting on the bench.

Simeone comments on Atletico Madrid's Champions League exit

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 - 03:42 GMT

Someone believes that Leipzig deserved the win over his team in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final.

Atletico CEO backs Simeone after embarrassing Cup defeat

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Atletico Madrid chief executive Miguel Angel Gil Marin urged fans not to lose faith with coach Diego Simeone and his side after their humiliating Copa del Rey defeat by third division side Cultural Leonesa.

Simeone praises Real Madrid strikers ahead of Madrid Derby

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 12:32 GMT

Real Madrid achieved three straight victories at the league over Levante, Sevilla and Osasuna respectively and they are leading the league table.

Atletico boost strike force by signing Kalinic from AC Milan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 07:00 GMT

Kalinic struck six goals in 20 starts in Serie A last season and is likely to be Atletico's third choice striker behind Costa and Griezmann.

Simeone says Argentina look lost, questions Messi in leaked audio

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 03:00 GMT

Simeone's press spokesman and Atletico's head of communications did not respond to requests from Reuters asking to verify the audio.

Atletico coach Simeone banned for four matches

Sat, 05 May 2018 - 01:08 GMT

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has been banned for four games for insulting a match official following his rant at the referee during last week's Europa League semi-final

Simeone admits he must control his temper after Arsenal dismissal

Sun, 29 Apr 2018 - 01:00 GMT

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone said on Saturday he needs to control his temper during games and avoid losing his cool on the touchline like he did on Thursday against Arsenal

Real Madrid has best squad in Europe: Simeone

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 08:00 GMT

Simeone believes that Real Madrid’s squad is the best in the world. Despite this, Real Madrid is behind their neighbors in the Spanish League’s table.