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Despite their 2013-14 La Liga-winning campaign, Los Rojiblancos players lost out to their city rivals in the LFP awards, something that left the club's president in amaze
Despite beating out La Liga giants Real Madrid and Barcelona to the 2013-14 Spanish Primera Division title, Atletico Madrid did not enjoy a successful night at the LFP awards ceremony on Monday.
The Rojiblancos, who clinched the Liga BBVA in the final game, a 1-1 draw with the Blaugrana at Camp Nou, walked away with only one award, a Best Coach accolade for Argentine boss Diego Simeone, as no... Read the rest of the article »
The Rojiblancos skipper could be facing deep legal trouble after admitting to playing a part in illegal transactions in La Liga
Atletico Madrid captain Gabi has thrown himself into what can only be persumed as deep legal trouble after admitting to taking part in a match-fixing scandal back in 2011.
The 31-year-old Spaniard has conffesed to playing a role in a fixed game back when he was a Real Zaragoza player, involving La La outfit Levante, in which 12 players were reportedly paid €120,000 each to throw the match.
As... Read the rest of the article »
After a disappointing loss to Greek outfit Olympiakos, Atletico Madrid welcome Juventus on Wednesday, October 1st. Find out where to catch the game online & on TV here.
Each Champions League campaign undoubtedly has its own Cinderella story. In 2013, it was Borussia Dortmund making it to the finals against their more monied-opponents in a first-ever all German final. Last season's fairytale team was by far Atletico Madrid, who not only finally broke the duopoly in La Liga by successfully holding off Barcelona and Real Madrid for the league title, but made it all the... Read the rest of the article »
The Croatian player kept on playing despite the injury, scoring a goal for Atletico during yesterday's UEFA Champions League match against Olympiakos
Croatian striker Mario Mandzukic will not be able to play for Atletico for two weeks, after having his nose fractured during yesterday's match against Olympiakos.
The player had an elbow thrown to his nose, damaging the main bones and some cartilage in the process. Nevertheless, Atletico's number one striker played full time with Los Colchoneros and even scored a goal after heading a cross by... Read the rest of the article »
Florentino Perez’s expensive Real Madrid squad is yet to find its balance. Losing 2-1 to Atletico Madrid on Saturday evening has reopened the wounds of grieving Angel Di Maria fans.
The Argentine winger has moved on with life. He is looking to settle at Manchester United and find the affection he claims he never got at the Santiago Bernabeu. Meanwhile, Madridistas are still not over his departure.
Indeed, Angel di Maria’s name may continue to resound in the back of their minds until Los Blancos find a way to turn their season around. The drastic changes made by president... Read the rest of the article »
After Tiago's header inside the 5-yard box, goalkeeper Iker Casillas was booed by his own fans with his every touch. The crowd is displeased by his below average performances this year.
Real Madrid fans were confident they could get a good result off city rivals Atletico, that's why watching the first goal go into their net wasn't pleasant for them to watch. After Tiago's header, fans blamed Iker Casillas for it, relentlessly booing the international keeper every time he touched the ball.
The well-known ultras on the south side of the stadium tried to balance screaming... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid captures your screen on September 13, 2014. Live streaming info is available on LiveSoccerTV.
Balance is what Madridistas have been crying for since the start of the preseason. Since winning the UEFA Super Cup thanks to a marvelous brace by Cristiano Ronaldo, Los Blancos have not lived up to expectation. Pressure is on Carlo Ancelotti to put his team on the right track as the season is moving fast already.
Facing Atletico Madrid on Matchday 3 of the La Liga could be as beneficial as... Read the rest of the article »
Atletico’s president angrily answered critics that claim Simeone’s crew plays using excessive force against their rivals.
Following claims from some critics that establish Atletico Madrid's playing style is too violent, the club's president Enrique Cerezo replied while supporting Diego Simeone's players:
"There are some members of the press that speak without thinking. They deem our team to be too violent. Yo have to ignore them, because it's pretty clear they do it to pile pressure on the referees. They are... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos' record-breaking tenth Champions League trophy, alongside the UEFA Super Cup and Copa del Rey crowns has earned Los Blancos the title of best team in Europe
Real Madrid's success on the pitch has led to off-the-field recognition.
The Liga BBVA heavyweights were named European Club of the Year by the European Club Association (ECA) after their impressive 2013-14 season.
Los Blancos ended their 12-year wait to get their hands on another UEFA Champions League crown when they beat bitter city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in the final in Lisbon... Read the rest of the article »
After missing out Real Madrid's last match against Real Sociedad and the first Euro 2016 Qualifier with Portugal, CR7 aims to comeback with Los Blancos against Atletico
Cristiano Ronaldo may be able to play for Real Madrid this Saturday against Atletico. After following a strict physical program, it appears CR7 overcame his injury, finishing today's training session under Carlo Ancelotti's watch.
The Portuguese striker, who recently was awarded the UEFA Best Player of the Year trophy, was ruled out of Real Madrid's last game against Real Sociedad due to an... Read the rest of the article »
Yesterday, Simeone admitted he made a mistake and apologized to the ref saying that if he was sanctioned, he would take it
The verdict came in for Diego Simeone. The Argentinian coach was sanctioned with an eight game suspension after his show on last Friday’s Super Copa match against Real Madrid.
Simeone was sent off by referee Fernandez Borbalan after Simeone continuously protested the ref’s calls. After being sent off, Simeone turned to the assistant referee, who was asking him to leave the pitch... Read the rest of the article »
Tempers flared as city rivals Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid met in the Spanish Super Cup, a trophy which Diego Simeone's side walked away with thanks to a 2-1 aggregate win
Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid is one of the most heated derbies in the world of football. When the Spanish capital's two most successful clubs lock horns, tempers flare.
And the stats back it. Los Rojiblancos became the first team to receive two bookings in the first 12 minutes of a Super Cup clash when they drew 1-1 at Santiago Bernabeu, with the second leg at the Vicente Calderon stadium... Read the rest of the article »
Diego Simeone was on the sideline for only 25 minutes, which he spent mostly annoyed by the referee's calls
Atletico Madrid saw how coach Diego Simeone was sent off during the Spanish Super Cup against Real Madrid.
With Atletico ahead 1-0 after 25 minutes, Atletico had ten men on the pitch due to an injury to Juanfran. The ref didn't allow him back on after a few minutes, which made Simeone go nuts. He started waving his hands and screaming at the ref and his staff. Referee Fernandez Borbalan... Read the rest of the article »
Watch live online or on TV as the winner of the 2014 Spanish Super Cup gets crowned. Don’t miss Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid on Friday, August 22nd.
Real Madrid have the possibility of winning six trophies this season. They’ve clinched the 2014 UEFA Super Cup already at the expense of Sevilla. While they are yet to know their fate in the FIFA Club World Cup, Copa del Rey, La Liga and the UEFA Champions League, they are one match away from making it two titles out of two.
Their challenge is to avoid a goalless draw at the Vicente Calderon.... Read the rest of the article »
For the current La Liga champion, the first two places have been reserved for Barcelona and Real Madrid, although he didn’t say which would win the title.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone faces a new season “bravely”, with the sole objective of earning the third spot in La Liga. Simeone seems conscious that economic limitations prevent them of conquering the Spanish tournament one more time.
“Barcelona and Real Madrid have structures that allow them to spend 80 million euros purchasing a player, while we have to spend 100... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish international was perhaps fortunate to escape with a yellow after striking the Croatian striker.
As is the case with any big clash between major rivals, fans can always expect the match to be a hotly-contested affair.
Especially if both teams come from the same city, in which the game is best described as a derby, and that is exactly what yesterday's Spanish Super Cup between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid was.
The matched finished as a 1-1 draw and was full of fouls flying in left... Read the rest of the article »
After impressing at the World Cup, James Rodriguez gave Real Madrid fans something to cheer about after netting his first goal.
After arriving at Real Madrid from Monaco in a blockbuster £60 million move, Colombian star James Rodriguez will certainly be expected to prove his worth to the team's fans quickly.
And it looks like he has started off right, coming on as a sub and scoring his first goal for his new club to send the home crowd into raptures. Although it would be eventually cancelled out by Raul Garcia's... Read the rest of the article »
The first leg of the 2014 Supercopa de España takes place at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday, August 19. Here is where to watch Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid live online or on TV.
This summer’s transfer window has been great for both Spanish capital-based clubs. While fans cannot wait to see more of James Rodriguez, Toni Kroos, Mario Mandzukic and company, the Spanish Super Cup is waiting to be lifted.
Real Madrid enter tonight’s clash as titleholders of the Copa del Rey, having defeated Barcelona 2-1 in the final with a stunning goal from €100M signing... Read the rest of the article »
After the departure of Diego Costa, Thibaut Courtois, and Filipe Luis this summer, Los Rojiblancos look set to lose another integral member of Atletico's 2013-14 La Liga-winning side
This summer transfer window has proved to be a nightmare for Liga BBVA champions Atletico Madrid.
La Rojiblancos have brought in several quality signings, with Croatian and French attackers Mario Mandzukic and Antoine Griezmann arriving at the Vicente Calderon, but the club has seen the departure of intergral members of their 2013-14 La Liga winning side.
Hotshot shot-stopper Thibaut... Read the rest of the article »
Los Colchoneros signed forwards Antoine Griezmann, Mario Mandzukic and Mexican Raul Jimenez, among others, trying to revalidate last year’s La Liga championship.
Atletico Madrid needs more players, according to their coach, Diego Simeone. The Argentinian coach spoke prior to the first Spanish Super Cup match against Real Madrid, desiring his team is completed with one or two more players.
“We have to let go some players that we think can develop elsewhere. Taking that into account, we have to round up the team with one or two players. I can’t... Read the rest of the article »