Atletico Madrid

Barca title bid on rocks as Atletico upstage Messi's 700th goal

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 08:23 GMT

Barcelona gave up more ground to Real Madrid in La Liga’s title race on Tuesday after being held to a 2-2 draw at home to third-placed Atletico Madrid as a late penalty from Saul Niguez cancelled out Lionel Messi’s 700th career goal.

Atletico's Felix sprains knee in La Liga restart preparation

Tue, 26 May 2020 - 06:56 GMT

With Atletico Madrid ramping up their training for a potential La Liga restart their Portugal attacker Joao Felix has twisted his left knee, his club said on Monday.

Trippier charged over alleged breach of betting rules

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 09:13 GMT

England international Kieran Trippier has been charged by the English Football Association over allegedly breaching betting rules in July 2019, the month he moved from Tottenham to Atletico Madrid.

Kindergarten Klopp says Simeone's Atleti still a threat to rampant Reds

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 07:17 GMT

Jurgen Klopp said on Monday he feels like "Kindergarten Cop" in comparison to the raging Diego Simeone but it will be Liverpool looking to make it a case of men against boys when they face Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.

Atletico get timely victory, Getafe make top-four statement

Sun, 09 Feb 2020 - 11:51 GMT

MADRID: Atletico Madrid won for the first time in four games on Saturday thanks to a 1-0 win over Granada that moved them into fourth place in La Liga, as Getafe continued their surprising charge towards Champions League football.

Hazard, Bale out of Madrid derby

Sat, 01 Feb 2020 - 11:15 GMT

Real Madrid will still be without their two most expensive players Gareth Bale and Eden Hazard for Saturday’s derby at home to Atletico Madrid as Zinedine Zidane’s side look to cement their new-found status as La Liga title favourites.

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.

Koka misses Spanish Super Cup Final

Fri, 10 Jan 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Koke, who took part in the game at the second half, opened the score for his team but he was forced to leave the pitch twenty minutes later.

Barcelona face Atletico Madrid in Jeddah

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 02:30 GMT

Barcelona qualified for the tournament as LaLiga champions while the Capital giants secured their spot as they finished second at the league table last season.

Only Messi can get you three points: Valverde

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 09:11 GMT

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has praised Lionel Messi for scoring the only goal against Atletico Madrid.

Griezmann 'cried with joy' at Barca move

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 12:51 GMT

Antoine Griezmann admitted on Sunday that he was moved to tears of happiness when his big-money move to Barcelona finally came through after a controversial exit from former club Atletico Madrid.

Atletico to sign Benfica's Joao Felix for 120 million euros - report

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 12:50 GMT

He made his Portugal debut in this month’s 3-1 win over Switzerland in the UEFA Nations League semi-final.

Griezmann whistled as Atletico come back to draw with Levante

Sun, 19 May 2019 - 07:13 GMT

Antoine Griezmann was jeered during his last game for Atletico Madrid and Rodrigo might have scored his final goal for the club as they came from behind to draw 2-2 against Levante in La Liga on Saturday.

Griezmann announces departure from Atletico Madrid

Wed, 15 May 2019 - 03:05 GMT

Griezmann, who spent five years inside the club, revealed that searching for new challenges is the main reason behind his decision.

Godin to leave Atletico Madrid

Tue, 07 May 2019 - 12:28 GMT

Gosin represented the club in 387 games and scored 27 goals for the team known as Los Rojiblancos.

Costa suspension harsh, still has a future at Atletico - Simeone

Sat, 13 Apr 2019 - 06:23 GMT

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone believes Diego Costa's eight-match ban is harsh and has dismissed suggestions the striker could be sold in the summer.

Barca took "two steps" towards title with Atletico win - Suarez

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 10:53 GMT

Barcelona forward Luis Suarez said his side had taken two steps towards wrapping up the La Liga title

Cerezo calms fans about Griezmann future

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 - 05:37 GMT

The French strikerwas linked with a move to Barcelona last summer but at the end he decided to stay at the club.

Atletico crush Alaves to retain faint title hopes

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 12:33 GMT

Atletico Madrid thrashed Alaves 4-0 on Saturday to keep alive their faint hopes of winning the La Liga title as they stayed 10 points behind leaders Barcelona in second place in the standings.

Ronaldo lauded in Spanish media after Juve give Atletico 'momentous beating'

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 - 01:59 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo was lauded in the Spanish press after his stunning hat-trick in Tuesday's 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid sent Juventus into the quarter-finals of the Champions League.