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Atletico Madrid

Real Madrid say Mauricio Pochettino never asked to stay at club's residence

In an interview with Spanish radio station Cadena Cope broadcast on Friday, Pochettino said Spurs would be using Real`s Valdebebas training ground for their preparations for the final against Liverpool in Madrid on June 1.

May 24, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

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

Real Sociedad women end Atletico Madrid's double dreams with Cup win

Sociedad held on to their lead despite Kenti Robles and Ludmila da Silva hitting the woodwork for Atletico in the closing stages, winning their first major trophy.

May 12, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

La Liga: Underwhelming Real Madrid held to stalemate at Getafe

Getafe, who have never played in the Champions League, clung on to the fourth spot but are level on 55 points with Sevilla, who thrashed Rayo Vallecano 5-0 earlier on Thursday. 

Apr 26, 2019, 18:36 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: Thomas Lemar leaves it late to give Atletico Madrid win at Eibar

France winger Lemar settled an exciting and open game in the 85th minute, racing towards the far post to meet a pass from midfielder Koke and slam the ball into the net from close range.

Apr 21, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Philippe Coutinho under spotlight against Real Sociedad after 'ugly gesture'

Barca hold a nine-point lead over nearest challengers Atletico Madrid at the top of La Liga with six games left and can further strengthen their grip on the title race with victory at the Nou Camp, where Coutinho will be in the spotlight again.

Apr 18, 2019, 18:06 PM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo fit for Juventus clash with Ajax, says coach Massimiliano Allegri

The return of Ronaldo will be a massive boost as Juventus seek to end their 23-year wait to lift the Champions League trophy.

Apr 10, 2019, 00:44 AM IST

Barcelona also insulted referee, says Diego Simeone after Costa red card

Costa was shown a straight red card in the 28th minute of the top-of-the-table clash for a verbal outburst at referee Jesus Gil Manzano, who said in his report that the striker had made a derogatory comment about his mother.

Apr 07, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

Barcelona took 'two steps' towards La Liga title with Atletico win: Luis Suarez

Having taken a huge step towards the title, Barca can now focus on their Champions League quarter-final first leg against Manchester United on Wednesday. 

Apr 07, 2019, 15:04 PM IST

Manager Diego Simeone wants Atletico Madrid to show true colours against Barcelona

Barcelona hold an eight-point lead over second-placed Atletico, which would be reduced to five if the visitors can win at the Nou Camp.

Apr 05, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

Women's sport needs more women to tell the story: British Sprinter Dina Asher-Smith

Asher-Smith believes the male-dominated sports media needs fresh voices and a broader perspective to tell stories that are not being told.

Mar 19, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo lauded in Spanish media after Juventus beat Atletico Madrid 3-0

Ronaldo`s record-equalling eighth treble in Europe`s elite competition hauled Juventus back from a 2-0 defeat in the first leg in Madrid and sent the Serie A leaders through 3-2 on aggregate.

Mar 13, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick leads Juventus into quarter-finals

Ronaldo blasted home the decisive goal from a penalty with four minutes left to seal a 3-2 overall triumph, having made the breakthrough in the 27th minute.

Mar 13, 2019, 11:31 AM IST

Juventus face mirror image of themselves against Atletico Madrid: Captain Giorgio Chiellini

Chiellini says the Turin side, trailing 2-0 from the first leg of their round of 16 tie, will know exactly what to expect from Diego Simeone`s team.

Mar 12, 2019, 09:47 AM IST

Coach Massimiliano Allegri in his element as Juventus plot comeback

Although he was outsmarted by Diego Simeone in the first leg, when three quickfire substitutions knocked Juve off balance, Allegri has often been in his element when he is apparently on the back foot.

Mar 11, 2019, 13:54 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

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique behind side's new found defensive steel

The 32-year-old, who is in his 11th year with Barcelona since returning to his boyhood club from Manchester United, has been at the forefront of this new found passion for defending.

Mar 07, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Alvaro Morata's brace keeps up 10-man Atletico Madrid's Barca chase

Atletico are second in the La Liga standings on 53 points, moving five clear of third-placed Real Madrid and closing to within seven of leaders Barcelona.

Mar 04, 2019, 10:33 AM IST

Celta Vigo appoint Fran Escriba as new coach after Miguel Cardoso's axing

Escriba was the assistant coach at Getafe, Valencia, Benfica and Atletico Madrid, later becoming head coach at Elche who he led to the top flight in his first season in charge. 

Mar 04, 2019, 09:58 AM IST