After a difficult start to the season, Diego Simeone's Atletico have hit their stride and prior to the international break, they eased to a 3-0 home victory over Valencia to extend their unbeaten run in LaLiga to 10 games.
Felix, 23, joined Atletico from Benfica for a club record fee of 126 million euros ($135 million) in 2019 but has struggled to realise his potential, scoring 25 goals in three and a half seasons before joining Chelsea on January until the end of the campaign.
Substitute Rodrygo equalised in the 79th with a delightful goal, dribbling past three defenders before finishing well.
Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will be back on the pitch for their LaLiga games this weekend, licking their wounds after disastrous midweek performances in the Champions League.
Atletico Madrid’s win away at Elche was enough to ensure Atleti will be playing in the Champions League next term.
Whenever Atletico have looked close to rediscovering themselves, they have just as quickly drifted again off course.
Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will have to put recent struggles behind them this weekend as they continue their scrap to finish in La Liga’s top four.
The Spanish team’s defense is expecting a tough mission to stop the visitors’ in-form attacking line, led by Mohamed Salah.
Hertha dropped Cunha from the matchday squad for Saturday's 2-1 home league defeat to Wolfsburg while the transfer was finalised.
Simeone has extended his contract until 2024, the La Liga champions announced Thursday.
They head into the deciding weekend with the finish line in sight, trying to stay ahead of a valiant but exhausted Real Madrid.
Atletico Madrid homed in on the La Liga title with a 2-1 win over Real Sociedad at the Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday.
The Uruguayan striker returns to Barcelona cathedral, Camp Nou, as Barcelona host Atletico Madrid in La Liga title showdown.
Benfica have denied media reports that they are on the verge of signing former Atletico Madrid and Chelsea striker Diego Costa.
Real Madrid put an end to their rivals’ unbeaten start in the league and closed the gap with them to three points.
The Di Stefano will host the derby for the first time, becoming the 13th venue to host the derby.
The last time Atletico Madrid hosted Barcelona, Marcos Llorente spent the whole game sitting on the bench.
Torreira has tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of Saturday’s La Liga clash against Barcelona, the Spanish club said on Wednesday.
Someone believes that Leipzig deserved the win over his team in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final.
Atletico Madrid have overcome the shock of two players testing positive for COVID-19 ahead of their trip to the Champions League ‘Final Eight’.