ATLETICO MADRID NEWS

Atletico Madrid striker Raul Jimenez admits he is finding it difficult to fill the boots of his predecessors at the Vicente Calderon.
Diego Simeone has revealed he was not surprised his team was dismantled after the success of last season.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone believes his players must forget about last season if they are to take the club forward.
Diego Godin believes the votes cast at the Spanish Football League (LFP) awards should be made public.
Atletico Madrid President Enrique Cerezo has voiced his displeasure at the Spanish Football League (LFP) awards ceremony on Monday night.
Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic has fired a broadside at Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola, accusing him of a lack of respect.
Atletico Madrid are understood to be keen to take Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu to the Vicente Calderon.
Both Carlo Ancelotti and Diego Simeone from La Liga have been included among the nominees for FIFA World Coach of the Year.
Mario Mandzukic has revealed he turned down offers from the Premier League and Serie A to join Atletico Madrid - and doesn’t regret his decision.
Raul Garcia believes the critics of Atletico Madrid’s style of play are simply looking for ways to unsettle the champions.
Getafe’s Juan Rodriguez has played down the severity of his stamp on Atletico Madrid’s Mario Mandzukic, arguing it ‘didn’t break his leg.’
Mario Suarez wants to see Atletico Madrid maintain their form after the narrow win over Getafe on Sunday night.
Getafe Coach Cosmin Contra has applauded the lengths to which Atletico Madrid will go to win a game after seeing his side lose to the champions.
Diego Simeone has questioned why Atletico Madrid’s strength from set-pieces comes in for criticism after Getafe were beaten by the champions.
Diego Simeone has no problem if Atletico Madrid continue to score goals through set-pieces but welcomed more goals from open play.
Getafe Coach Cosmin Contra has revealed he expected former Atletico Madrid teammate Diego Simeone to thrive on the bench.
Getafe Coach Cosmin Contra isn’t taking on Atletico Madrid and fearing the might of the champions, insisting his side can compete.
Raul Garcia has revealed he never wanted to leave Atletico Madrid even when things weren’t going well at Vicente Calderon.
Alessio Cerci says he was happy to be involved in Atletico Madrid’s 5-0 thrashing of Malmo - even if it was for only a few minutes.
Malmo boss Age Hareide believed his team’s 5-0 drubbing at Atletico Madrid did not flatter the home side.
Persistence was the key for Atletico Madrid beating Malmo, according to Coach Diego Simeone.
Antoine Griezmann admitted he was relieved to score his second Atletico Madrid goal in the rout of Malmo.
Koke believes Atletico Madrid’s win over Malmo is a big step in the Champions League but it has to be followed up on.
Goals from Koke, Mario Mandzukic, Antoine Griezmann, Diego Godin and Alessio Cerci gave Atletico Madrid a hefty win over Malmo.
Antoine Griezmann starts for Atletico Madrid as the Spanish champions host Swedish counterparts Malmo in the Champions League.
Diego Simeone says he is expecting to face a Malmo team who are as ‘competitive as ourselves’ on Wednesday.
Malmo boss Age Hareide has described Diego ‘Cholo’ Simeone as the world’s best Coach ahead of their Champions League match on Wednesday.
Miguel Angel Gil Marin has admitted there was a chance of Fernando Torres returning to Atletico Madrid this summer.
Arda Turan has defended Atletico Madrid’s style of play, arguing that what matters is they win more than other teams.
Real Madrid, Barcelona, Athletic Bilbao and Atletico Madrid have learnt the identity of the officials for their next Champions League games....

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