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Atletico Madrid

Lisbon lions Atletico top Group C after win over Benfica

LISBON (Reuters) - Atletico Madrid clinched top spot in Champions League Group C after winning 2-1 at Benfica who only sprung into life in the last 15 minutes of Tuesday's match.Saul Niguez and Luciano Vietto put Diego Simeone's side...

Atletico’s Fernandez suffers knee ligament damage

REUTERS - Atletico Madrid midfielder Augusto Fernandez suffered knee ligament damage in the La Liga defeat by Barcelona on Saturday, the club said.Fernandez, who joined from Celta Vigo earlier this month, was carried off on a stretcher after 75...
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Filipe Luis set for Atletico return

Atletico Madrid are poised to bring left back Filipe Luis into their side to strengthen the defence, according to reports. Luis was instrumental in Atletico’s La liga winning campaign of 2013-14, after which he was sold to Chelsea for £15.8...

Football trophies won by cities

Each city has at least one football club that plays in that country's professional football set up. So here are the top 2 cities from each of the 5 traditional football powerhouse countries of England, France, Germany, Italy and...

The Latest in the Assembly Line of Atletico’s Striker Factory: Antoine Griezmann

Fernando Torres, Sergio Aguero, Diego Forlan, Falcao, Diego Costa. A striker emerges in Atletico Madrid, becomes a star and then leaves the club only for them to find an immediate replacement - this is starting to  become a trend...

Top 5 Young Managers in World Football

"Football managers are like a parachutist. At times, it doesn't open. Here, it is an umbrella. You understand, Mary Poppins".-Claudio RanieriManaging is an interesting task. A difficult one too, if one doesn't know what he/she is doing. It requires...

Five Major Transfer Stories of the Day – 17 January

The 2017 winter transfer window turns 18 today. It has already been a busy, and in many ways, a unique transfer window. The Chinese Super League has kept on acquiring major signings, while there have been talks of breaking...

Atletico Madrid vs Real Sociedad: Five key talking points

Today's league match between Atletico Madrid and Real Sociedad at the Anoeta was an important one for both the sides. Atletico Madrid were five points off the pace at the top and a loss even at this initial stage...