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Antoine Griezmann says he is leaving Atletico Madrid at the end of the season

Griezmann, who joined Atletico from Real Sociedad for a reported 30 million euros in 2014, has been the team`s top scorer in each of the five seasons he has been at the club.

May 15, 2019, 23:28 PM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid put Barcelona celebrations on ice with win over Valencia

Alvaro Morata put Atletico ahead on a rain-swept evening in the ninth minute by knocking a cross in from close range on the volley but Valencia equalised in the 36th through former Atletico forward Kevin Gameiro.

Apr 25, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

La Liga: Much-changed Atletico Madrid sneak narrow win over Leganes

Atletico will now face Serie A champions Juventus on Tuesday, defending a 2-0 lead in the last-16 second leg.

Mar 10, 2019, 07:42 AM IST

La Liga: Real Madrid record 3-1 derby win to muscle into title race

The VAR system was referred to again when Jose Gimenez brought down Vinicius Jr. on the edge of the box, with referee Xavier Estrada Fernandez deciding the foul continued into the area.

Feb 10, 2019, 07:45 AM IST

La Liga: Atletico put pressure on leaders Barcelona with 2-0 win over Getafe

Atletico, chasing a first title since 2014, are second in the standings on 44 points, two behind Barca who visit Girona on Sunday.

Jan 27, 2019, 09:21 AM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid move into second with 3-0 win over Alaves

Croatian striker Kalinic opened the scoring in the 24th minute, bundling the ball home with his stomach from Santiago Arias`s cross for his first league goal since a close-season switch from AC Milan.

Dec 08, 2018, 21:39 PM IST

La Liga: Ousmane Dembele salvages Barcelona late draw against Atletico

Ousmane Dembele's late contribution stopped Barcelona from falling to a second consecutive La Liga defeat and kept them one point ahead of Atletico in the standings. 

Nov 25, 2018, 11:13 AM IST

France's road to FIFA World Cup 2018 final

France’s progression to Sunday’s World Cup final, where they face Croatia as they target a second title to add to their victory on home soil in 1998, has included arguably the tournament’s most boring and most exciting matches.

Jul 15, 2018, 10:20 AM IST

FIFA World Cup won't be possible without France's N’Golo Kante’s tireless work in midfield

It is easy to ignore diminutive N’Golo Kante amid all of France’s star-studded World Cup squad that includes $100 million-plus players such as Paul Pogba, Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann.

Jul 13, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

FIFA World Cup semifinals: France vs Belgium - See pics

Belgium began the first semi-final of FIFA World Cup 2018 with positive intent, dominating possession against France. The goalless scoreline in the first-half saw a dramatic twist in the 51st minute when Samuel Umtiti headed a crafty corner into the net to dash Belgium hopes and take France to their first final since 2006.

Jul 11, 2018, 20:01 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Teary Uruguay exit World Cup dreaming of next one

Uruguay`s never-say-die players fell to the floor in tears after losing their World Cup quarter-final to France, but they depart with heads high after yet again shaking it up among the world`s best.

Jul 07, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

France defeat Uruguay 2-0 to enter semis of FIFA World Cup 2018

France will either face Belgium or Brazil in the semi-final match on July 10. 

Jul 06, 2018, 21:40 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil complain to FIFA over non-use of VAR technology

"The CBF requires to know from FIFA the reason the technology was not used in key incidents during the game," the organization said in a statement.

Jun 19, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France looking for answers after narrow Australia escape

France are hardly alone in struggling to put down weaker opponents, and they will be delighted to have emerged with the points against Australia, a win secured with great help from the VAR system and a lucky deflection.

Jun 18, 2018, 11:22 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France's Antoine Griezmann says Les Bleus need to work hard and be better

"We did not play a great game against Australia so we have to improve and work hard in practice leading up to the Peru clash," Griezmann stated.

Jun 17, 2018, 12:39 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France beat Australia 2-1 as VAR plays its part

Antoine Griezmann converted the first penalty to be awarded by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR).

Jun 16, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Les Bleus beat Aussies 2-1 - As it happened

France are hoping to join tournament favourites Brazil, Germany and Spain in the latter stages as they look to make amends for losing the Euro 2016 final to Portugal.

Jun 16, 2018, 15:20 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France vs Australia preview

The key for Australia is to have enough in defence to stop the French running riot, while also retaining enough offensive capability to give themselves at least some chance of scoring.

Jun 16, 2018, 11:15 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France coach Didier Deschamps welcomes Antoine Griezmann decision to stay at Atlético Madrid

Antoine Griezmann revealed on Thursday that he had rejected Barcelona's offer and would continue to play with Atlético until 2022.

Jun 16, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Atletico Madrid agree preliminary deal for France’s Thomas Lemar

Atletico Madrid and AS Monaco have achieved a preliminary agreement over the transfer of Thomas Lemar to our club.

Jun 13, 2018, 08:44 AM IST