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Saturday October 26 2019
Atletico Madrid fans show support for Koke
 
Atletico Madrid supporters came out in force to show their support for under fire skipper Koke.
 
The Spanish international has come in for criticism so far this season, with some sections of the Atletico fanbase unhappy with him being named as captain.
 
Diego Simeone originally wanted to deploy a captaincy group for the 2019-20 season, following the summer departure of Diego Godin.
 
However he abandoned those plans, in favouring of naming the Vallecas-born m
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Saturday October 26 2019
AC Milan want Atletico Madrid star Santiago Arias

Serie A side AC Milan are interested in a deal to bring Atletico Madrid defender Santiago Arias to the San Siro.

According to reports in Diario AS, the Italian side have highlighted right back as an area in need of strengthening, and the Colombian international is one of three players they are looking at.

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Saturday October 26 2019
Barcelona star Antoine Griezmann spotted in New York

Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann has been spotted in New York this weekend, following the postponement of El Clasico.

La Blaugrana's clash with Real Madrid was scheduled for October 26th, however due to the ongoing protests in Barcelona city centre, La Liga advised that the game be cancelled.

A new date is yet to be confirmed by both clubs, but it is widely reported it will be rescheduled for December 18th, at the Camp Nou.

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Friday October 25 2019
Five things to watch in La Liga this weekend

El Clasico may be postponed for this weekend but there is no shortage of things to look out for in La Liga this weekend, writes Alex Fitzpatrick.

Granada's Domingos Duarte

El Clasico cancelled…

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Thursday October 24 2019
Inter rival Atletico Madrid for Denis Zakaria

Inter will challenge Atletico Madrid for Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Denis Zakaria next summer, according to reports.

Calciomercato say that the Milanese giants are monitoring the central midfielder and are willing to meet any realistic asking price.

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Wednesday October 23 2019
Atletico Madrid eye Gladbach midfielder Denis Zakaria

Atletico Madrid want to sign Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Denis Zakaria, according to reports.

Diario AS cites a report in German outlet Express which claims the 22-year-old is on Atleti’s radar and claims that he would be available for transfer in the region of €40m.

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Wednesday October 23 2019
Man City's Champions League clash with Atletico at risk

Atletico Madrid’s Champions League last 16 clash against Manchester City is in doubt due to strike action in Spanish football.

The Association of Women's Football Clubs (ACFF) had been holding a series of meetings with the UGT, Futbolistas ON and AFE unions, but no agreement has been reached on a number of issues, including the annual minimum wage.

In a press conference held on Tuesday, footballers confirmed that they will be holding a strike - with more than 93 percent of those who met in Madrid on the same day supporting the motion.

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Tuesday October 22 2019
Diego Simeone hails 'passion' from Atletico Madrid

Diego Simeone praised the passion of his Atletico Madrid side after they edged out Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday.

Alvaro Morata’s second half pressure eased the pressure on Los Rojiblancos and put them on the brink of qualification for the last 16 of the competition.

Both Atleti and Juventus now have seven points from their opening three rounds of action and are both within touching distance of securing qualification.

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Tuesday October 22 2019
Atletico Madrid want West Brom defender Nathan Ferguson

Atletico Madrid have entered the race to sign highly-rated West Bromwich Albion defender Nathan Ferguon, say reports.

The 19-year-old has started 12 of Albion’s first 13 Championship matches this campaign and has quickly emerged as a rising star in English football.

The left-back - who is naturally right-footed and is said to be tactically adaptable - had been linked earlier this week with a move to Tottenham, who are said to be hopeful of renovating their defence next year.

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Tuesday October 22 2019
Barcelona and Atletico Madrid 'pact for players'

Barcelona have reportedly paid Atletico Madrid €15m for first option on signing Saul Niguez, Jose Maria Gimenez and three other academy players.

A report in El Mundo claims the deal is a confidential one that will be denied by both clubs and was agreed to smooth relations between the clubs following the deal for Antoine Griezmann.

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