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Saturday November 23 2019
Diego Simeone recalls Joao Felix for Atletico Madrid clash with Granada
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has recalled Portuguese star Joao Felix to matchday to face Granada this weekend.
 
The 20-year old has not featured for Los Rojiblancos since suffering an ankle injury in the 1-1 La Liga draw at home to Valencia on October 19.
 
However, Simeone confirmed that he underwent an intensive physiotherapy schedule during the interview break, according to reports in Marca.
 
And the former Benfica man is now fit for a first team return for the trip to th
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Sunday November 3 2019
Diego Simeone gives Diego Costa his full backing

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has launched powerful defence of his under fire striker Diego Costa.

Costa came on as a half time replacement for Thomas Lemar in the weekend La Liga 1-1 draw at Sevilla, however the Spanish international saw his bad luck so far this season continue, as he had a goal disallowed and missed a penalty.

The former Chelsea forward has scored just twice in 13 appearances in all competition in 2019-20, and his confidence looks to be dropping by the game.

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Sunday November 3 2019
Atletico Madrid face injury worries ahead of Bayer Leverkusen tie

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is facing injury concerns ahead of their midweek trip to Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League.

The Argentine coach confirmed that he could potentially have new injury concerns following their 1-1 draw at Sevilla in La Liga this weekend, with Kieran Trippier and Thomas Lemar both withdrawn at half time.

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Sunday October 27 2019
Diego Simeone: Jan Oblak is the best goal keeper in the world

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has labelled goal keeper Jan Oblak as the world's best following his display in the 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao.

The Slovenian international kept his ninth clean sheet from 13 games in all competitions so far this season, in the win over Gaizka Garitano's side at the Wanda Metropolitano.

He has consistently been recognised as La Liga's best keeper, with four successive La Liga Best Goalkeeper and Zamora Trophy awards from 2014 to 2018, but his manager is confident there is no better keeper in world football.

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Sunday October 27 2019
Diego Simeone hails Atletico Madrid fans as 'Spain's best'

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has praised the club's fans as the best in world football.

The Argentinean manager was speaking following their 2-0 win at home to Athletic Bilbao, which sees Los Rojiblancos move up to second in the La Liga table.

"It was a big win, and we have played in three tremendous matches of tonight, and against Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League and Valencia.

"And the fans were extraordinary again.

"We have had 180,000 people here for three games.

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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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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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Saturday October 19 2019
Atletico Madrid hit by injuries for Valencia clash

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has confirmed he will be without three first team players for today's clash with Valencia.

Los Rojiblancos welcome Albert Celedas' side to the Estadio Metropolitano, on the back of a six game unbeaten run in all competitions.

However they will be without Vitolo, Stefan Savic and Ivan Saponjic for the game, with Simeone confirming that Spanish international Vitolo could return for their midweek Champions League game with Bayer Leverkusen.

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Sunday September 29 2019
Atletico Madrid rage at Sergio Ramos post-Madrid derby

Atletico Madrid have hit out at Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos following their 0-0 derby draw at the Wanda Metropolitano.

The Spanish international appeared to insult the assistant referee during the first half, with Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone reacting angrily to referee Jose Luis Gonzalez's lack of action.

Gonzalez spoke with Simeone in the immediate aftermath of the flash point, however he opted not to issues a card to the 33-year old defender

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Friday September 27 2019
Diego Simeone: Real Madrid have improved a lot

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone believes Real Madrid ‘have improved a lot’ as he prepares his side for Saturday’s Madrid derby.

Los Blancos have had an impressive week following wins to nil against both Sevilla and Osasuna to propel them to the top of La Liga.

Zinedine Zidane’s side are now unbeaten through their opening six matches in the league and sit one point ahead of Los Rojiblancos going into Saturday’s clash at the Wanda Metropolitano.

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