Court blocks plans to build flats on site of Atletico stadium
Court blocks plans to build flats on site of Atletico stadium

A Spanish court has blocked plans to build 2,000 flats on the site of Atletico Madrid`s Vicente Calderon stadium.

Mario Suarez risks hot water over Serbian slur
Mario Suarez risks hot water over Serbian slur

Spain international midfielder Mario Suarez could find himself in hot water after seemingly making an offensive remark against Serbian referee Milorad Mazic.

Atletico Madrid look to home comforts to oust Leverkusen
Atletico Madrid look to home comforts to oust Leverkusen

Atletico Madrid will once again have to rely on their formidable home form as they look to overcome a 1-0 first leg deficit against Bayer Leverkusen to reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League on Tuesday.

Massive La Liga game for Real Madrid after difficult week
Massive La Liga game for Real Madrid after difficult week

Real Madrid face a vital 90 minutes at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium when they face Deportivo la Coruna Saturday after what has been a difficult seven days for the club.

Diego Simeone rejects claims of violent play ahead of Madrid derby
Diego Simeone rejects claims of violent play ahead of Madrid derby

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has said his side won't change its way of play despite accusations of at times being excessively violent in its style of football.

La Liga: Sixth Madrid derby to be close run affair
La Liga: Sixth Madrid derby to be close run affair

 With plenty of tension as well as controversy promised, Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid kick-off on the weekend at the Vicente Calderon here Saturday afternoon.

Former team-mate Bebe defends Cristiano Ronaldo after Corboda red-card
Former team-mate Bebe defends Cristiano Ronaldo after Corboda red-card

Cristiano Ronaldo's former team-mate at Manchester United, Bebe came to his rescue after the Real Madrid superstar was sent-off at Corboda on Saturday.

Fernando Torres eyes dream homecoming in Madrid derby
Fernando Torres eyes dream homecoming in Madrid derby

Fernando Torres was responsible for the second highest attendance of the season at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday despite the fact there was no match to see as 45,000 Atletico Madrid supporters welcomed `El Nino` home.

Fernando Torres keen for titles after hero`s welcome
Fernando Torres keen for titles after hero`s welcome

Fernando Torres has targeted trophies to add to the love of the Atletico Madrid faithful after he was presented in front of 45,000 fans at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday.

Fernando Torres delighted to return 'home' ahead of move to Atletico Madrid
Fernando Torres delighted to return 'home' ahead of move to Atletico Madrid

Spanish striker Fernando Torres has reportedly expressed his delight at returning back home ahead of his move from A.C. Milan to Atletico Madrid in January.

Villarreal climb after seventh straight win
Villarreal climb after seventh straight win

Villarreal registered their seventh consecutive win in all competitions to move above Sevilla on goal difference into fifth in La Liga thanks to a 3-0 victory over Deportivo la Coruna on Sunday.

Police arrest 34 over deadly Spain riot
Police arrest 34 over deadly Spain riot

Spanish police on Tuesday arrested 34 people over a football riot last month in which a Deportivo La Coruna fan died after being thrown into a river.

Juventus as good as Barcelona, Real Madrid: Diego Simeone
Juventus as good as Barcelona, Real Madrid: Diego Simeone

Aletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone believes Italian champions Juventus are as good as Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid despite his side inflciting Juve`s first defeat of the season in a 1-0 win on Wednesday.

Mario Mandzukic hands Atletico Madrid Super Cup win over Real

Atletico Madrid gained some measure of revenge for their Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid by beating their city rivals 1-0 at the Vicente Calderon on Friday to win the Spanish Super Cup 2-1 on aggregate.

Chelsea``s Hazard, Cech train ahead of Atletico clash

Chelsea were handed a quadruple fitness boost ahead of Wednesday`s Champions League semi-final second leg against Atletico Madrid when Eden Hazard, Petr Cech, John Terry and Samuel Eto`o took part in training on Tuesday.

Champions League the priority for Mourinho

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho hinted he will rest a number of key players for his side`s crucial Premier League game away to Liverpool on Sunday to concentrate his squad`s efforts on the Champions League.

Chelsea hold out for Atletico stalemate in Madrid

Atletico Madrid and Chelsea will have it all to play for when they meet in the second leg of their Champions League semi-final in London next Wednesday after a 0-0 draw in the first leg at the Vicente Calderon on Tuesday.

Torres one of us, says Atletico boss Simeone

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone insisted Chelsea striker Fernando Torres will be given a hero`s welcome on his first return to the Vicente Calderon as a visiting player.

Atletico close in on title as late show downs Elche

Atletico Madrid took another step towards their first La Liga title for 18 years as two goals in the last 20 minutes handed them a 2-0 win over Elche at the Vicente Calderon on Friday.

Tiredness an issue for Barcelona, Atletico Madrid

Barcelona and Atletico Madrid bosses Gerardo Martino and Diego Simeone believed their sides struggled physically as they laboured to victories over and Real Betis and Villarreal respectively on Saturday.