Atletico Madrid

Sunderland Still Need To Win All Their Games To Stay Up As Conte Relishes And Laughs At Tottenham's Pursuit

Chris Darwen | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Sport
Chris Darwen

Each week makes it look more likely that the top six will end in their current shape meaning doom and gloom for Arsene. At the bottom, it feels like Swansea and Hull City will play their own version of pass the parcel with that remaining relegation spot. It is too close to call, as ever.

Cheeky Ballboy Owns Ronaldo

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 08.02.2015 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo maybe the best player on planet earth but he just got humiliated by a cheeky ballboy. The Portuguese star was on the wrong end of...

Angry Arda Turan Thinks A Flying Boot Is An Appropriate Form Of Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Sport

Wednesday's Atletico - Barcelona match saw five goals, a fight, a penalty and two red cards, but perhaps the most interesting part was when Madrid mid...

Southampton Show That Buying Smart Is Better Than Buying Big

Graham Matthews | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Sport
Graham Matthews

With the money brought in from selling Luke Shaw, Calum Chambers, Adam Lallana and the rest, Southampton could easily have made at least one big name signing. Much like Angel Di Maria's arrival at Old Trafford, it would have settled a few anxious nerves and signalled their intention to not let the loss of their manager and key players deter them after an excellent year.

Player Focus: Dependable Ivanovic Key to Chelsea's Blistering Start

Ben McAleer | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

When Filipe Luis signed for Chelsea over the summer, some felt it was time for Branislav Ivanovic to revert to centre-back, with César Azpilizueta moving to his favoured role on the right. However, three games into the Premier League season and Ivanovic has once more shown why he is the Blues' starting right-back.

Ramos Is At It Again As Mandžukic Becomes His Latest Victim

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Sport

Spanish football is back and already Sergio Ramos has found himself in a spot of bother following an incident with Atlético Madrid striker Mario Mand...

Which Real Player Blanked Casillas?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Sport

Iker Casillas is one Real Madrid player who does not come off well in Diego Torres' José Mourinho exposé and there was a potentially telling exchang...

Team Focus: Atlético Neither Stronger Nor Weaker Following Recent Summer Activity

Ben McAleer | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

The signings of Mandzukic and Griezmann in particular are a real statement of intent by the club, while Simeone has acted accordingly in bringing in defensive reinforcements. With Madrid and Barcelona attempting to outspend one another however, as is customary each summer, Atlético will find it a lot harder to defend their La Liga crown, regardless of the signings made.

Diego Costa: The Man to Solve Chelsea's Striker Nightmare

Jamie Currie | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Sport
Jamie Currie

Can Diego Costa buck the trend of failing Chelsea strikers? He can, he is a Mourinho-type player and able to spearhead the Blues' attack next season. He will give them the physical presence they have been sadly lacking since Drogba's departure.

Diego Simeone Accidentally Informs Wife Of Husband's Death On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2014 | UK Sport

Diego Simeone inadvertently told a woman about the death of her husband on Twitter. The Atlético Madrid manager revealed his "pain" at the death o...

Which Atlético Man Could United Be Getting?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United have denied triggering Atlético Madrid defender Miranda's £24 million release clause. The 29-year-old was instrumental in Atlé...

Real Madrid's Champions League Trophy Parade In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid paraded their 10th European Cup - La Décima - in front of thousands of supporters that gathered in Cibeles Square in Madrid. Real Madr...

Samuel Luckhurst

Simeone's Risk Backfires, Di María Outshines Ronaldo And More Talking Points | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid defeated Atlético Madrid 4-1 after extra-time to clinch their 10th European Cup in the Champions League final. Real Madrid 4-1 Atléti...

Bale Seals La Décima For Real

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Sport

Gareth Bale secured Real Madrid's 10th European Cup with an extra-time winner in an exhausting Champions League final against rivals Atlético Madrid....

Champions League Final: Real Madrid V Atlético Madrid LIVE

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Sport


Player Focus: European Team of the Season

Ben McAleer | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

Atlético Madrid surpassed all expectations with their La Liga title win, while Manchester City, Juventus, PSG and Bayern Munich secured domestic glory. Nevertheless, of each champion in Europe's big five divisions, only Juventus have representatives in WhoScored's team of the season...

WATCH: Ramos Insists Atlético Are Champions League Final Favourites (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos claims his side are underdogs for this weekend's Champions League final against Atlético Madrid following the Rojib...

WATCH: Simeone Expects 'Tight' Madrid Final (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Sport

Atlético Madrid coach Diego Simeone will lead his team out at the Stadium of Light for the Champions League final Lisbon on Saturday in search of a f...

Atlético Win First Title In 18 Years At Barça

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Sport

Atlético Madrid ground out a 1-1 draw at the Nou Camp to claim their first Primera Division title since 1996. It was not always pretty, but Diego ...

'We Deserve The Title Because It's Been A Difficult Season' - Xavi (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Sport

Barcelona midfielder Xavi believes the club "deserve" to win La Liga ahead of Atlético Madrid on the basis of a "difficult" season. Despite a turb...

Costa's Gonna Cost Ya - But How Much Will Chelsea Have To Pay?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Sport

The season has barely ended but it already appears Chelsea are homing in on a top-class striker José Mourinho craves, with the club set to spare the ...

The Demise of Competition: Why Atletico Deserve Our Support

Hamish Mackay | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Sport
Hamish Mackay

Plenty of English fans delighted in the schadenfreude of Liverpool's late-season collapse but it's to the detriment of the sport the underdogs don't succeed more often. Regardless of club loyalties we should be able to enjoy the unlikely success of clubs with significant financial disadvantages.

The Shaw Thing? United Bid For Saints Left-Back And More Transfer Talk

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Sport

Ed Woodward isn't wasting any time this year. Ten months on from when he departed Manchester United's tour of Australia on "urgent transfer business",...

Ronaldo Limps Off And Madrid Limp Out Of Title Race (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid's La Liga title aspirations all but ended on Wednesday night thanks to Humberto Osorio's late equaliser that lifted Real Valladolid out of...

Which Relegated Club's Wage Bill Is Higher Than Atlético's?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Sport

Queens Park Rangers' kamikaze spending resulted in a higher wage bill than Champions League finalists Atlético Madrid last season. According to th...