Diego Godin

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

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

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

I don't like to talk about money, especially to a woman: Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo

Garcia herself played down the comment, saying Cerezo was "a great person and a gentleman" and had always been respectful to her and other women.

Dec 12, 2018, 12:35 PM IST

Coach Oscar Tabarez lauds youngsters for new-look Uruguay

Brazil won the decisive penalty after Danilo was brought down in the box but Uruguay claimed there was a handball in the build-up.

Nov 17, 2018, 12:19 PM IST

Captain Diego Godin supports Uruguay after 0-2 loss to France

Uruguay suffered without striker Edinson Cavani, who was ruled out with a calf injury.

Jul 06, 2018, 22:57 PM IST

Uruguay's Diego Godin holds key to locking out Cristiano Ronaldo

Diego Godin's experience is believed to come handy in their round of 16 match against Portugal on June 30.

Jun 28, 2018, 21:04 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay's Cristian Rodriguez praises teammates Diego Godin, Jose Maria Gimenez before Saudi Arabia duel

"When they play, they show how mature they are and this is positive for the national team," Rodriguez said. 

Jun 19, 2018, 10:47 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Diego Godin saw no ill intent from Sergio Ramos in Mohamed Salah injury

The Egyptian could not return to the game after Ramos tucked Salah's arm and twisted as both players fell to the pitch in the May 26 clash.

Jun 15, 2018, 11:52 AM IST

La Liga: Atletico defender Diego Godin loses three teeth in nasty collision

Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin lost three of his teeth after being caught full in the face by Valencia goalkeeper Neto during Sunday`s La Liga encounter, his club said.

Feb 05, 2018, 19:12 PM IST

Copa del Rey: Atletico Madrid advance to semi-finals despite 2-2 draw against Eibar

Atletico boss Diego Simeone left top scorer Antoine Griezmann, whilst Diego Godin and Koke were also left on the bench

Jan 26, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

UEFA Champions League final: Five classic Real Madrid-Atletico Madrid derbies

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid clash in the Champions League final for the second time in three years in Milan on Saturday.

May 28, 2016, 20:01 PM IST

Champions League, quarters: FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid – Possible Line-ups, date, time, venue, TV listing

Barcelona will be wary of Atletico given their form and good run in La Liga.

Apr 05, 2016, 13:04 PM IST

Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid in feisty encounter to move clear in Spain

South American super stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored in a space of eight minutes to give Luis Enrique's side all three points and move clear of Atletico in the table.

Jan 30, 2016, 23:00 PM IST

Atletico Madrid's Angel Correa set for the top, says Diego Godin

Atletico Madrid striker Angel Correa will be one of the top players in Europe sooner rather than later, says defender Diego Godin, as he pushes for a first start against Benfica in their Champions

Sep 30, 2015, 06:40 AM IST

Chile’s Gonzalo Jara could face action over finger prod

Chile defender Gonzalo Jara could be in trouble after television images clearly showed him sticking his finger up an opponent’s backside during his side’s 1-0 win over Uruguay at the Copa America on Wednesday.

Jun 25, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

Spain's Player of the Month award still eludes Barcelona

Strange, it may sound! But not a single Barcelona player has won the coveted Player of the Month award in Spain. Popular in other leagues, and which recognises the best player each month of a season, the award was introduced in Spain in September 2013.

Jun 11, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

Champions League: Jan Oblak saves Atletico Madrid from dominant holders Real

Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak produced a heroic performance to repel holders Real Madrid and help secure a 0-0 draw in their Champions League quarter-final, first leg at the Calderon on Tuesday.

Apr 15, 2015, 08:36 AM IST

La Liga: 10-man Atletico Madrid held at Espanyol

Atletico Madrid remain fourth in La Liga as they had to settle for a 0-0 draw at Espanyol after having defender Miranda sent-off in the first-half.

Mar 14, 2015, 23:07 PM IST

Bayer`s Son targets repeat performance in Atletico Madrid

South Korea forward Son Heung-Min says Bayer Leverkusen will need another eye-catching display at Atletico Madrid if they are to keep alive their dreams of reaching the Champions League`s quarter-finals.

Feb 26, 2015, 11:33 AM IST