Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid

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...

Atletico vs Bayern : The Analysis

The first leg of the second match in the 2016 edition of the UEFA Champions League semi-finals will see FC Bayern Munich take on Atletico Madrid at the Vicente Calderon tonight. Going into this match, the confidence levels in...

Should Torres and Carroll be called up for Euro 2016?

When Liverpool signed Andy Carroll as a replacement for the outgoing Fernando Torres on the last day of the winter transfer window of the 2010-11 season, both of these strikers, especially Torres, were a force to reckon with in...

Analysis: How Atletico Stopped the Second Treble

From 17th October to the 20th of March, Barcelona went on an amazing run of 37 games without a defeat in any competition, with their front three of Messi, Suarez and Neymar proving to be one of the most dangerous trios...
Twitter reacts as Barcelona knocked out of the Champions League - essentiallysports.com

Twitter reacts as Barcelona knocked out of the Champions League – essentiallysports.com

Barcelona knocked out of Champions league. Atletico Madrid are through to the Champions League semi-finals after beating the defending champions FC Barcelona 3-2 on aggregate on Wednesday night.Barcelona won the first leg of the quarter-final tie 2-1 in the...

Champions League and Europa League draw

It's that time of year again. The time when early pretenders can't pretend anymore and the business men get down to business.  8 teams have made it all the way to the Champions League and Europa League quarter-finals respectively...

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...
Luis Suarez Lionel Messi Barcelona v Atletico Madrid

Suarez winner helps Barca sink nine-man Atletico

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored the goals as Barcelona came from behind to beat nine-man Atletico Madrid 2-1 at the Nou Camp on Saturday in a top-of-the-table clash that sent them three points clear in...