ATLETICO MADRID NEWS

Diego Simeone believes Atletico Madrid need to ‘remain calm’ despite Sunday’s defeat against Barcelona effectively ruling them out of the title race.
Diego Simeone believes his Atletico Madrid side played very well against Barcelona and were unfortunate to lose the encounter.
Luis Suarez believes Barcelona’s vital late victory at Atletico Madrid shows they ‘have the ambition to fight for the title’.
Neymar has insisted he and his Barcelona teammates are only focusing on their own results and not those of their title rivals.
Luis Enrique believes Barcelona’s 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid in La Liga on Sunday served to “reinforce the confidence” of his players.
Andres Iniesta insists everyone at Barcelona is behind Luis Enrique after Sunday’s 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid in La Liga.
Barcelona left it late at Atletico Madrid as Lionel Messi’s 86th-minute winner secured a 2-1 win for the Catalans to provisionally move them top of La Liga.
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Andre Gomes is replaced by Rafinha in Barcelona’s midfield against an Atletico Madrid side, boosted by the returns of Jan Oblak and Diego Godin.
Atletico Madrid have confirmed that Diego Godin is available for Sunday’s showdown with Barcelona in La Liga.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone believes Barcelona “are still the best team in the world” ahead of Sunday’s La Liga showdown at Vicente Calderon.
Luis Enrique claims the Barcelona dressing room “has been united for as long as I’ve been here” ahead of Sunday’s trip to Atletico Madrid in La Liga.
Arda Turan will return to the Barcelona squad and will hope to be involved against his old club Atletico Madrid, although Javier Mascherano will miss out.
Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin is set to return to action on Sunday against Barcelona following a fortnight out with a thigh injury.
Atletico Madrid striker Kevin Gameiro has revealed his annoyance and frustration at being substituted off during his side’s 4-2 win at Bayer Leverkusen.
Bayer Leverkusen boss Roger Schmidt praised his side’s performance against an ‘incredibly dangerous’ Atletico Madrid despite falling to a first leg defeat.
Saul Niguez revelled in a “great win” for Atletico Madrid against Bayer Leverkusen but warned “German sides never give up”.
Antoine Griezmann hailed the “brilliant” Kevin Gameiro after Atletico Madrid’s 4-2 win at Bayer Leverkusen and was “proud” to make history.
Diego Simeone says Atletico Madrid’s 4-2 win at Bayer Leverkusen allows him to go back to Spain “with a big smile on my face”.
Atletico Madrid almost fell apart at Bayer Leverkusen but ultimately clinched a 4-2 lead in their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday.
Atletico Madrid take on Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League last 16, hoping to evoke memories of their progression past the Germans in 2015.
Atletico Madrid reward Kevin Gameiro for his hat-trick at Sporting Gijon with a start against Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League last 16 tonight.
Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak could make his first start since December after recovering from a dislocated shoulder.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has spoken of his ‘huge respect’ for German side Bayer Leverkusen ahead of their Champions League clash on Tuesday.
Diego Simeone showered praise on Kevin Gameiro after the super-sub’s hat-trick in Atletico Madrid’s 4-1 win at Sporting Gijon on Saturday.
Atletico Madrid’s Kevin Gameiro scored a quick-fire hat-trick to down Sporting Gijon as Sevilla provisionally moved into second with victory over Eibar.
Diego Simeone claims Atletico Madrid “have rediscovered themselves” ahead of Saturday’s early trip to Sporting Gijon in La Liga.
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has confessed he would love to join Marseille one day but not until later in his career.
Full-back Juanfran looks set to miss Atletico Madrid’s crucial clashes with Bayer Leverkusen and Barcelona due to a hamstring injury.
Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey has signed a three-year contract extension at the club that will take him through to 2022.
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