Deepika Padukone to attend Champions League final

Bollywood`s reigning queen Deepika Padukone will add a dash of glamour to the the UEFA Champions League to be held in Lisbon, Spain, Saturday. She is "honoured" to be a guest at the event`s finale.

Forlan permitted to negotiate transfer by Atletico

The 32-year-old dropped out of Atletico`s squad just before they flew to Portugal for Thursday`s Europa League qualifier against Vitoria Guimaraes.

Atletico spend £34.7 million on Falcao

Atletico Madrid have agreed to sign Colombia striker Radamel Falcao from Porto for a fee of 40 million euros (34.7 million pounds).

Aguero ready to fight for trophies with Man City

Sergio Aguero`s description of his playing style would have been music to the ears of Manchester City coach Roberto Mancini after the Argentina striker completed his move to the Premier League`s big-spenders from Atletico Madrid.

Aguero ready to skip Premier League for Real Madrid spot

Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero has said that he is ready to skip the UK Premier League for a place in the Real Madrid squad.

Osvaldo at the double as Espanyol rescue point

Argentine striker Pablo Osvaldo
scored a brace as Espanyol twice came from behind to snatch a
point in a 2-2 draw with European rivals Atletico Madrid at
the Cornella-El Prat stadium.

Atletico coach given lifeline with win over Mallorca

Atletico Madrid beat Real Mallorca 3-0 on Monday to maintain their hunt for a European place and ease the pressure on coach Quique Sanchez Flores.

Asenjo, Camacho latest signings for profligate Malaga

Atletico Madrid announced Tuesday the departure of Spanish Under-21 internationals Ignacio Camacho and Sergio Asenjo to struggling Malaga.

Holders Atletico frozen out of Europa League party

Atletico Madrid`s dreams of defending their Europa League title died on a snowy pitch in western Germany on Thursday, as they crashed out of the competition following a 1-1 draw at Bayer Leverkusen.

Italy suffers as Juve are frozen out of Europe

Italian teams Juventus and Sampdoria were knocked out of the Europa League and holders Atletico Madrid were staring at an early exit after a 3-2 home defeat by Greek side Aris.

Surprise package Espanyol take Atletico scalp

Espanyol continued their impressive start to the campaign with a 3-2 win at Atletico Madrid on Saturday to move two points behind third-placed Villarreal in the Spanish first division.

Forlan happy to play waiting game at Atletico

Forlan happy to play waiting game at Atletico

Uruguay`s World Cup hero Diego Forlan could be tempted away from Atletico Madrid if the right deal came up but his goalscoring exploits have yet to prompt a flood of offers.

Barcelona rebounds from loss with Atletico win

Lionel Messi was stretchered off with what looked like a serious ankle injury after the Argentina forward and Gerard Pique scored in Barcelona`s 2-1 victory at Atletico Madrid.

Juve held at home by Lech, holders Atletico lose

Juventus were astonishingly held to a 3-3 home draw by Lech Poznan as the Europa League group stage kicked off while holders Atletico Madrid began the defence of their crown with a 1-0 defeat at Aris Salonika.

Forlan double keeps the party going for Atletico

Diego Forlan scored twice as Atletico Madrid beat Sporting Gijon 4-0 in their opening game of the La Liga season on Monday, adding fuel to the festive atmosphere among fans at the club.

Inter consider late buys after Super Cup defeat

Inter Milan are pondering a late dash into the transfer market after Friday’s 2-0 European Super Cup defeat by Atletico Madrid, whose striker Diego Forlan has opened the door to a possible switch.

Atletico too good for Inter in Super Cup

Atletico Madrid gave new Inter Milan coach Rafa Benitez plenty to think about when they deservedly beat the Champions League winners 2-0 in the European Super Cup at the Stade Louis II on Friday.

Atletico can shed self-pity for good with a Cup double

Atletico Madrid shook off a debilitating inferiority complex to win the Europa League on Wednesday and could bury it for good with a triumph in the King`s Cup final next week.

Daddy, why are we Atletico fans?

Many expected a club from the Spanish capital to be playing in a European final this season. The big surprise is that the club is Atletico and not Real Madrid.

Flores delighted by Atletico`s surprise Europa run

If you had asked Spanish fans which of their sides would be the only one to reach a European final this season few would have picked Atletico Madrid.