Antoine Griezmann

Atletico thrash woeful Real 4-0 in Madrid derby

 Atletico Madrid blew the La Liga title race wide open by extending their unbeaten run over Real Madrid to six games this season with a 4-0 thrashing of the European champions on Saturday.

Feb 07, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

Antoine Griezmann double keeps Atletico on Real`s shoulders

La Liga champions Atletico Madrid remained in the race to retain their title with a comfortable 3-1 win over Levante on Saturday thanks to two goals from Antoine Griezmann.

Jan 03, 2015, 23:09 PM IST

La Liga: Antoine Griezmann hat-trick leads Atletico Madrid to comeback triumph

France international Antoine Griezmann scored a hat-trick as Atletico Madrid produced a stunning second-half display to hammer Athletic Bilbao 4-1 away on Sunday and move to within four points of La Liga leaders Real Madrid.

Dec 22, 2014, 05:57 AM IST

Antoine Griezmann singled out for praise after debut home goal

Atletico Madrid`s 5-0 Champions League win at home to Malmo on Wednesday may have been engineered by playmaker Koke but coach Diego Simeone reserved the most effusive praise for forward Antoine Griezmann.

Oct 23, 2014, 16:56 PM IST

Andre-Pierre Gignac stars as France beat Armenia in Euro qualifier

Andre-Pierre Gignac marked his first start for France in more than four years with a goal and two assists as the Euro 2016 hosts eased to a 3-0 friendly win in Armenia on Wednesday.

Oct 15, 2014, 09:09 AM IST

Franck Ribery's retirement is not my fault: Antoine Griezmann

Rising star Antoine Griezmann denied claims that he was the cause of Franck Ribery's decision to retire from the French national football team.

Sep 04, 2014, 14:00 PM IST

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.

Aug 23, 2014, 08:57 AM IST

Mexican international Raul Jimenez to sign for Atletico Madrid

Mexico international forward Raul Jimenez is set to sign for Spanish champions Atletico Madrid his Mexican club America revealed.

Aug 14, 2014, 08:57 AM IST

Griezmann looking to learn from Atletico teammates

France international Antoine Griezmann said Thursday he hopes to learn from his new teammates at Atletico Madrid as he was unveiled as the Spanish champion`s new signing before thousands of fans.

Aug 01, 2014, 16:30 PM IST

Antoine Griezmann to join Spanish champions Atletico

Atletico Madrid have agreed a deal to sign France international Antoine Griezmann from Real Sociedad, the Spanish champions announced on Monday.

Jul 28, 2014, 16:03 PM IST

Germany, France mull changes in starting line-ups

Despite being unbeaten in the World Cup so far, France and Germany both face selection dilemmas ahead of their Friday`s quarterfinal clash here at the Maracana Stadium.

Jul 04, 2014, 16:40 PM IST

FIFA World Cup: Five reasons why France can send Germany packing

But in today’s encounter, one of the favourites to win the FIFA trophy this time, Germany might have to go back home. At least few factors and statistics suggest this.

Jul 03, 2014, 12:56 PM IST

France win gives Deschamps attacking dilemma

While Antoine Griezmann`s introduction gave France the edge in their World Cup last-16 tie against Nigeria, it left coach Didier Deschamps no closer to knowing his strongest attacking configuration.

Jul 01, 2014, 10:12 AM IST

Benzema on target as France hit eight past Jamaica

Karim Benzema, Blaise Matuidi and Antoine Griezmann each scored twice as France romped to an 8-0 victory over Jamaica on Sunday in their final World Cup warm-up game.

Jun 10, 2014, 13:27 PM IST

Little bike` Valbuena on track for World Cup role

rance midfielder Mathieu Valbuena hopes his standout performance in Tuesday`s 4-0 friendly victory over Norway can help propel him into a starring role at the World Cup in Brazil.

May 29, 2014, 09:24 AM IST