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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: 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

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

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

Alvaro Morata ends Atletico Madrid goal drought with 2-0 La Liga win over Villarreal

Morata broke the deadlock in the 31st minute, sending a cross from Filipe Luis into the bottom corner on the volley.

Feb 25, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

Champions League: Massimiliano Allegri's decisions under spotlight after Juventus' drubbing

In four full seasons at Juventus, Allegri has led his team to four successive league and cup doubles and two Champions League finals. 

Feb 21, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

Champions League: Diego Simeone outsmarts shell-shocked Juventus with triple change

Goalless as the hour mark approached, the Argentine introduced forwards Angel Correa, Alvaro Morata and Thomas Lemar and the Spanish side went on to win 2-0.

Feb 21, 2019, 10:37 AM IST

Diego Simeone renews Atletico Madrid contract until 2022

Simeone, who spent two separate spells at Atletico Madrid as a player, took over as coach in December 2011 with the club hovering above the relegation zone and transformed them into one of the top sides in Europe.

Feb 15, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

Atletico Madrid, Girona play out 1-1 draw in Copa del Rey last-16 tie

The two teams will square off again in the second and final leg on January 16 at Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid.

Jan 10, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Diego Costa ready for La Liga clash against Girona, says Atletico Madrid coach

Costa missed the recent 2-0 win against Monaco in the UEFA Champions League because of problems with an old bone injury in his right foot.

Dec 02, 2018, 07:56 AM IST

La Liga: Ernesto Valverde defends Barca''s Dembele ahead of Atletico clash

Dembele was left out of the squad for Barcelona`s 4-3 defeat by Real Betis in their last league match, but is hoping to face Atletico Madrid.

Nov 24, 2018, 19:24 PM IST

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone praises goalkeeper Jan Oblak ahead of Barçelona clash

Speaking at his pre-match press conference on Friday evening, Simeone said that the club management wants Jan Oblak to remain with Atletico Madrid beyond his current contract which ends in 2021. 

Nov 24, 2018, 18:34 PM IST

La Liga: Diego Simeone's subs make the difference in Atletico Madrid's win over Real Betis

Atletico lead the standings with 15 points after eight games although champions Barcelona could overtake them with a win at Valencia.

Oct 07, 2018, 22:25 PM IST

Antoine Griezmann declines to talk about his future at Atletico

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone spoke with an air of resignation when asked if the club can stop Antoine Griezmann from leaving.

May 17, 2018, 17:37 PM IST

Diego Simeone calls for crowd support during Atletico's clash against Arsenal

Atletico left the first leg at the Emirates Stadium with a 1-1 draw having played most of the game with 10 men after Sime Vrsjalko was sent off, defending with their backs against the wall while Arsenal dominated but failed to capitalise.

May 03, 2018, 12:18 PM IST

Diego Simeone calls Diego Costa for Atletico's Europa League semis against Arsenal

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has announced that Diego Costa, who missed the last three games with a muscle injury, was among the 20 players called up for the first leg of the Europa League semi-finals against Arsenal.

Apr 25, 2018, 16:01 PM IST

Atletico's Juanfran to miss both Arsenal clashes due to injury

No recovery time was stated but reports in Spain indicate he will be aiming to recover in time for a potential final, should Diego Simeone`s side progress.

Apr 24, 2018, 09:00 AM IST

Diego Simeone says Lionel Messi the difference between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid

Messi`s stinging set-piece strike in the 26th minute gave Barca a 1-0 win in a tight game of few chances, lifting the Catalans eight points ahead of Atletico at the top with 11 games remaining.

Mar 05, 2018, 13:29 PM IST