Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid in feisty encounter to move clear in Spain
Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid in feisty encounter to move clear in Spain

South American super stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored in a space of eight minutes to give Luis Enrique's side all three points and move clear of Atletico in the table.

Tiago breaks leg during Atletico Madrid victory
Tiago breaks leg during Atletico Madrid victory

Tiago, 34, was carried off in the first half after attempting to tackle Espanyol`s Marco Asensio and taken straight to hospital.

Juanfran Torres claims Atletico Madrid will win Champions League soon
Juanfran Torres claims Atletico Madrid will win Champions League soon

Atletico Madrid defender Juanfran Torres on Thursday said the Spanish football club will win the European Champions League soon, noting that this season "will be better than the last".

Antoine Griezmann double fires Atletico Madrid top of La Liga
Antoine Griezmann double fires Atletico Madrid top of La Liga

Atletico Madrid moved to the top of La Liga as Antoine Griezmann`s double handed them a 2-0 win over Getafe on Tuesday.

Atletico in market for midfielder, says Diego Simeone
Atletico in market for midfielder, says Diego Simeone

 Atletico Madrid have been one of the most active La Liga clubs in this transfer window but coach Diego Simeone said on Friday they may not be done yet and want another midfielder.

Diego Simeone optimistic about Atletico's chances in La Liga
Diego Simeone optimistic about Atletico's chances in La Liga

Spanish football club Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has not changed his aims for the coming season as his side looks to once again challenge the dominance of economic powerhouses FC Barcelona and Real Madrid.

Diego Simeone foresees coaching Argentina
Diego Simeone foresees coaching Argentina

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone said that one of his future goals is to train the Argentine national football team. But for the time being, he is entirely focused on his Spanish club and described Argentina's current manager Gerardo Martin as "a great coach".

Striker Jackson Martinez cherishes joining Atletico Madrid
Striker Jackson Martinez cherishes joining Atletico Madrid

 Atletico Madrid's Colombian striker Jackson Martinez has said that anyone who is not privy to the 2013-14 La Liga champions' prowess is unaware of the entire world of football.

Atletico Madrid upbeat despite departures, captain Gabi says
Atletico Madrid upbeat despite departures, captain Gabi says

Atletico Madrid expect to be competitive next season despite the exit of playmaker Arda Turan and striker Mario Mandzukic thanks to new arrivals like Jackson Martinez and Luciano Vietto, captain Gabi said on Wednesday.

Atletico Madrid set to buy Colombia striker Jackson Martinez from Porto
Atletico Madrid set to buy Colombia striker Jackson Martinez from Porto

Atletico Madrid have moved to strengthen their forward line for next season following the exit of Mario Mandzukic by agreeing to buy Colombia striker Jackson Martinez from Porto.

Jackson Martinez's agent says Atletico Madrid is done deal
Jackson Martinez's agent says Atletico Madrid is done deal

The arrival of Porto's Colombian international striker Jackson Martinez to Atletico Madrid appears to be just a question of time after the player's agent confirmed that he would be joining the Spanish football club.

Atletico Madrid add life to Spanish transfer market
Atletico Madrid add life to Spanish transfer market

Spanish football club Atletico Madrid have injected some life into the transfer market with a series of signings and departures.

Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic moves to Juventus
Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic moves to Juventus

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed that the Italian football giants have signed Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic.

Carlos Tevez would fit in well at Atletico Madrid: Diego Simeone
Carlos Tevez would fit in well at Atletico Madrid: Diego Simeone

Juventus striker Carlos Tevez would be a perfect fit for Atletico Madrid and the La Liga club are in talks with the Argentine`s agents, coach Diego Simeone said.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo's retirement will bring Atletico to fore: Diego Simeone
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo's retirement will bring Atletico to fore: Diego Simeone

 Atletico Madrid coach's Diego Simeone believes his side will find it easier to break the stranglehold that FC Barcelona and Real Madrid have over the La Liga title once the attacking megastar duo of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo retires from football.

Atletico Madrid primed for further Barca, Real Madrid: Diego Simeone
Atletico Madrid primed for further Barca, Real Madrid: Diego Simeone

Last season`s Spanish champions Atletico Madrid will be ready to pounce again if wealthy heavyweights Barcelona and Real Madrid show any more signs of weakness, according to coach Diego Simeone.

La Liga: Barca with title in sight after strike lifted
La Liga: Barca with title in sight after strike lifted

Barcelona can round off a fine week by clinching their 23rd La Liga title and exacting revenge on Atletico Madrid for losing out in last season`s title decider at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday.

La Liga: Atletico coach Simeone mulls unleashing Torres on Barcelona
La Liga: Atletico coach Simeone mulls unleashing Torres on Barcelona

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is mulling the prospect of unleashing striker Fernando Torres instead of regular target man Mario Mandzukic on leaders FC Barcelona in their La Liga clash on Sunday.

Fernando Torres salvages point for Atletico Madrid at Levante
Fernando Torres salvages point for Atletico Madrid at Levante

Atletico Madrid failed to secure their place in next season`s Champions League as Fernando Torres`s late strike only salvaged a point in a 2-2 draw at Levante.

Missing key players won't be excuse for Bayern Munich: Diego Simeone
Missing key players won't be excuse for Bayern Munich: Diego Simeone

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone believes missing key players in the crucial Champions League semi-final tie will be no excuse for Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola when they visit Barcelona.