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#Atletico Madrid

# atletico-madrid - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Four-star Atletico Madrid go top of La Liga for first time in 18 years

Diego Simeone’s side defeated Real Sociedad 4-0 to go three points clear of Barcelona in the table.

# atletico-madrid - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Was it right not to start Messi and Neymar last night? - Barca boss Martino thinks so

It finished 0-0 in the top to the table clash between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid.

# atletico-madrid - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

GIF: Atletico Madrid player comically trips up referee while tying his lace

We could watch this over and over again.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Euro Vision: 3 continental games not to be missed this weekend

The winter breaks elsewhere mean we’re focusing on La Liga and Serie A where Juventus are hosting Roma.

# atletico-madrid - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

VIDEO: Raul Garcia smashes acute-angled shot in off the crossbar

David Moyes was in Madrid to watch Atletico beating Porto.

# atletico-madrid - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Brazil not willing to let Diego Costa switch allegiance without a fight

Luiz Felipe Scolari says he intends to call up the Atletico Madrid strike even though he wants to play for Spain.

# atletico-madrid - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Atletico spoil Bale's home debut in Madrid derby

It was the first time in 14 years that Los Rojiblancos recorded victory over their rivals in the league.

# atletico-madrid - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Spanish Super Cup: Neymar earns Barca a draw in first leg at Atletico

David Villa had opened the scoring against his old side. And celebrated.

# atletico-madrid - Monday 8 July, 2013

Spurs lose out as David Villa chooses Atletico Madrid

The Spanish striker has turned down a move to England for the chance to play Champions League football next season.

# atletico-madrid - Sunday 2 June, 2013

9 ways to live your life like Sergio Aguero Birthday Boy This post contains videos

9 ways to live your life like Sergio Aguero

The Argentinian striker turns 25 today.

# atletico-madrid - Friday 31 May, 2013

Money talks: Radamel Falcao's move to Monaco is official

The newly-promoted French club have splashed out somewhere in the region of €60m for the Colombian hitman.

# atletico-madrid - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

'We'll help him earn big move' - Atletico happy to let Falcao leave

The Columbian is one of the most sought-after strikers in the world right now with Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City all reportedly interested.

# atletico-madrid - Friday 17 May, 2013

Mourinho and Ronaldo sent off, Atletico Madrid party like it's 1999 Historic This post contains videos

Mourinho and Ronaldo sent off, Atletico Madrid party like it's 1999

Real Madrid lost to their city rivals for the first time in 14 years. And to make matters worse, it was in the Copa del Rey final.

# atletico-madrid - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Manchester United target Atletico star Falcao

Spanish daily Marca reckon Alex Ferguson has already tabled a €55million bid for the Columbian striker.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 2 March, 2013

The Clasico that time forgot: Barca, Real face off in Saturday afternoon La Liga clash

Didn’t we… didn’t we just have one of these?

# atletico-madrid - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Your proof of Lionel Messi's greatness chart of the day

The Argentinian attacker has now scored an incredible 299 goals for Barca.

# atletico-madrid - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

VIDEO: Falcao wasn't digging Atletico's PA music, so he made them play Gangnam Style Oppan This post contains videos

VIDEO: Falcao wasn't digging Atletico's PA music, so he made them play Gangnam Style

He didn’t do the dance though, sadly.

# atletico-madrid - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

'It wasn't me' -- Falcao denies Real meeting

Reports in Spain suggest Real Madrid president Florentino Perez had dinner with the striker and his agent. Who picks up the bill?

# atletico-madrid - Monday 14 January, 2013

The Departures Lounge: Bale to Real Madrid for £55 million?

Meanwhile, Falcao could be set to snub Chelsea, while speculation is rife that Wilfried Zaha is about to sign for Manchester United.

# atletico-madrid - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Messi keeps Barca 11 points clear at halfway stage Report This post contains videos

Messi keeps Barca 11 points clear at halfway stage

The Catalan club are now 18 points in front of La Liga champions Real Madrid.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Simeone clarifies: La Liga predictable, not boring

The Atletico coach had claimed Spain’s top division was dull after falling to Barcelona.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Euro Vision: 4 continental games not to be missed this weekend

If you like top of the table clashes, you’re in for an early Christmas present this weekend.

La Liga preview: Messi, Falcao face off in showpiece

This looks tasty. The Colombian striker leads his second-placed side to the Camp Nou tomorrow.

# atletico-madrid - Sunday 9 December, 2012

VIDEO: Just the five goals for Radamel Falcao tonight Clinical This post contains videos

VIDEO: Just the five goals for Radamel Falcao tonight

Feed El Tigre and he will score…

# atletico-madrid - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Emre risks jail for alleged racist slur

Former Newcastle midfielder could become first player to be punished under a new law designed to eradicate racism from sport in Turkey.

Lionel Messi in light training after injury scare

The Barcelona star is still one goal behind Gerd Mueller’s longstanding record.

Europa League preview: Liverpool and Spurs fight for survival

Five spots in the knock out stages remain up from grabs in the final round of Europa League group games.

# atletico-madrid - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Europa League preview: Key Reds set for rest

Captain Steven Gerrard and top scorer Luis Suarez are among those expected to be left behind when Liverpool travel to face Anzhi Makhachkala in Moscow.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 3 November, 2012

La Liga preview: Barca look to edge clear

Barca’s last league match saw them romp to a 5-0 win over Rayo Vallecano. They face Celta Vigo tonight.

# atletico-madrid - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Champions League report: Chelsea toppled by sizzling Shakhtar

Despite a late effort by Oscar, goals from Alex Teixeira and Fernandinho were enough to give the Ukrainian champions breathing space at the top.

# atletico-madrid - Monday 22 October, 2012

VIDEO: Falcao strike keeps Atletico level with Barca La Liga This post contains videos

VIDEO: Falcao strike keeps Atletico level with Barca

The right-footed, curling strike was Falcao’s ninth league goal of the campaign and the win was Atletico’s 10th straight in all competitions.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 20 October, 2012

La Liga preview: Real battling injuries ahead of Celta clash

The defending La Liga champions find themselves in an unfamiliar fifth on the La Liga table after seven matches, eight points adrift of the leaders.

# atletico-madrid - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Keep it Real: Simeone rules out coaching move to cross-city rivals

Imagine what the speculation would be this week if Jose and Madrid lost to Barcelona…

# atletico-madrid - Monday 1 October, 2012

La Liga wrap: High five for Real Madrid

La Liga wrap: High five for Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho’s men were made to come-from-behind but guess who got a hat-trick in the end?

# atletico-madrid - Friday 21 September, 2012

La Liga preview: Barca primed to extend streak

The 2010/11 champions have made blistering start to the season and could go 11 points clear.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Rafa Benitez answers your questions on Liverpool, his ambitions and Ireland

The full transcript from our sitdown chat with the former Liverpool manager in Dublin this week where he answered your questions.

La Liga preview: Tough tests for Barcelona, Real Madrid

Barca take on Getafe with new coach Tito Vilanova looking to keep his good start going.

# atletico-madrid - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

UEFA investigate 23 clubs for alleged finance breach

Europa League champions Atletico Madrid are among the clubs who have had prize money withheld pending further investigation.

# atletico-madrid - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Di Matteo rues early goals following Atletico humbling

Meanwhile, his counterpart Diego Simeone said he was “lost for words” upon witnessing his side’s victory.

# atletico-madrid - Friday 31 August, 2012

Falcao-led Atletico devour not so super Chelsea

Roberto Di Matteo’s side were outclassed by their Spanish opponents this evening.