Filipe Luis

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

Atletico Madrid and Brazil defender Filipe Luis breaks leg, set to miss World Cup

The left back had to be carried off on a stretcher after a challenge with striker Eder just over an hour into the 5-1 win against the Russian side.

Mar 16, 2018, 17:46 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

Captain Gabi Fernandez says new signings will diversify Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid captain Gabi Fernandez has praised the new footballers signed to the club, stressing that they will come in handy by "providing variants".

Jul 31, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Atletico Madrid announce return of Filipe Luis

Spanish football club Atletico Madrid has announced the signing of its former Brazilian international Filipe Luis for the next four seasons after his spending just one season with English side Chelsea.

Jul 29, 2015, 14:28 PM IST

Filipe Luis rejoins Atletico from Chelsea

Defender Filipe Luis has rejoined Atletico Madrid from Chelsea in a reported 16 million euro ($17.66 million) deal, the Spanish club said on Tuesday.

Jul 28, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

Defender Filipe Luis quitting Chelsea, says manager Jose Mourinho

 England football club Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says Brazilian international defender Filipe Luis is close to quitting.

Jul 22, 2015, 18:22 PM IST

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho rules out transfer splurge

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho insists the Premier League champions have no plans to make significant additions to his squad, revealing that he is relishing the prospect of mounting a title defence with the same set of players.

Jul 22, 2015, 08:14 AM IST

Filipe Luis poised for Atletico Madrid return, says club president

Chelsea`s Brazil left back Filipe Luis is poised to return to Atletico Madrid after one season at Chelsea where he failed to hold down a regular first team place, Atletico president Enrique Cerezo said on Tuesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 07:53 AM IST

Chelsea's Felipe Luis set for Atletico Madrid return

Brazilian left back Filipe Luis is set to return to Atletico Madrid just one year after leaving the Spanish club to join Chelsea.

Jul 21, 2015, 08:52 AM IST

Paraguay will play on counter attack: Brazil defender

Brazil are expecting Paraguay to adopt a counter-attacking strategy in Saturday`s Copa America quarter-final in Concepcion, full back Filipe Luis said on Friday.

Jun 27, 2015, 10:57 AM IST

Spanish clubs unite in face of English onslaught

It boasts the European champions at club and international level, the world`s two best players and the highest UEFA coefficient rating of any league in Europe, but La Liga is rushing to up its act when it comes to selling television rights.

Mar 14, 2015, 10:02 AM IST

Jose Mourinho in combat mode as Manchester City come calling

Both teams were dumped out of the FA Cup by lower-league opposition last weekend, but while Chelsea responded by beating Liverpool in the League Cup semi-finals on Tuesday, victory came at a price.

Jan 30, 2015, 07:11 AM IST

Chelsea pair face fitness race for Man City showdown

 Premier League leaders Chelsea could be without midfielder Cesc Fabregas and defender Filipe Luis for Saturday`s top-of-the-table clash against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.

Jan 28, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Praise for Eden Hazard as Chelsea visit rivals Spurs

Eden Hazard is on course to becoming one of the world`s top players, according to Chelsea team-mate Filipe Luis as the Blues travel to White Hart Lane on Thursday.

Dec 31, 2014, 09:38 AM IST

Steve Bruce rues Gary Cahill `dive` in loss at Chelsea

Hull City manager Steve Bruce called for a clampdown on diving after Gary Cahill escaped punishment for apparent simulation during Premier League leaders Chelsea`s 2-0 victory at Stamford Bridge.

Dec 14, 2014, 09:55 AM IST

Atletico Madrid more worried about pursuers than leaders: Diego Simeone

Champions Atletico Madrid are looking over their shoulders at pursuing Sevilla and Valencia rather than worrying about hauling in frontrunners Real Madrid and Barcelona, coach Diego Simeone said on Friday.

Dec 05, 2014, 20:06 PM IST

Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Jose Mourinho seeks to douse Villa uprising

Jose Mourinho`s Chelsea will aim to extend their unbeaten start to the Premier League season and inconvenience one of their early rivals when Aston Villa visit Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Sep 26, 2014, 12:32 PM IST