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Fearless teenager Joao Felix leads charge of refreshed Atletico Madrid

The departure of veteran defenders Diego Godin, Filipe Luis and Juanfran plus talisman Antoine Griezmann`s bitter transfer to champions Barcelona initially appeared to strip the team of their backbone, as did the sales of Lucas Hernandez and Rodri.

Aug 15, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

Antoine Griezmann fuels ultra-attacking Barcelona's bid for third straight title

The Catalans will not just be looking to extend their domestic hegemony, though, as they have spent a combined 250 million euros ($280 million) on a renewed bid to win the Champions League after last season`s harrowing semi-final exit to Liverpool.

Aug 12, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone hails Joao Felix

Felix displayed a brilliant form and even scored a goal during Atletico Madrid`s 2-1 victory over Juventus on Saturday.

Aug 11, 2019, 16:53 PM IST

Joao Felix's brace helps as Atletico Madrid down Juventus 2-1

Felix opened the scoring by squeezing a first-time finish through two defenders and into the back of the net midway through the first half.

Aug 11, 2019, 14:22 PM IST

International Champions Cup: Diego Costa hits four as Atletico Madrid smash Real Madrid 7-3

Humbled Real Madrid head home with no wins from their three games in the U.S.

Jul 27, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

International Champions Cup: Atletico Madrid edge Guadalajara on penalties

Goalkeeper Antonio Adan was the difference for the Spanish club as he saved what would have been the game-winning penalty for Chivas and then palmed away the next shot to help secure the win for his team.

Jul 24, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid sign Tottenham Hotspur's Kieran Trippier

Atletico did not say how much they will pay for Trippier, 28, although British media reported the deal was worth 20 million pounds ($25 million) plus variables.

Jul 18, 2019, 10:07 AM IST

La Liga: Atletico Madrid threaten legal action as Barcelona announce Antoine Griezmann signing

France forward Griezmann, 28, rejected a move to Barcelona last year but announced in May that he was leaving Atletico, where he has spent the last five seasons since signing from Real Sociedad in 2014.

Jul 12, 2019, 23:49 PM IST

La Liga: Barcelona sign Antoine Griezmann for 120 million euros after lengthy pursuit

France forward Griezmann, 28, rejected a move to Barcelona last year but announced in May he was leaving the Madrid side, where he has spent the last five seasons since signing from Real Sociedad in 2014.

Jul 12, 2019, 20:35 PM IST

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