Atletico Madrid

Off The Post: Costa Experiences Painful Return To Atléti Side (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Sport

Diego Costa experienced a painful return to the Atlético Madrid side as he was carried off after colliding into a goalpost at Getafe. Maxi López ...

Mourinho Draws A Grudge Tie In Champions League Semi-Final

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Sport

Chelsea will face Atlético Madrid in the Champions League semi-final while Real Madrid will meet Bayern Munich in two grudge ties. José Mourinho'...

Can Courtois Face Chelsea With Atléti?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Sport

Thibaut Courtois will not face the ambivalent scenario of starting for Atlético Madrid against parent club Chelsea should the teams draw each other i...

Atléti Reach First European Semi-Final In 40 Years (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Sport

Koke's sixth-minute winner sent Atlético Madrid through to their first European semi-final in 40 years at the expense of Barcelona in the Champions L...

WATCH: Barcelona Transfer Ban 'Unjust', Says Xavi (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Sport

Barcelona midfielder Xavi has labelled the club's transfer ban "unjust" ahead of their Champions League quarter-final second leg with Atlético Madrid...

All To Play For At The Calderón As Barça Deny Atléti (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Sport

Atlético Madrid coach Diego Simeone was proud of his players after they earned a 1-1 draw in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final wi...

United Get Bayern And Chelsea Face PSG In Champions League Quarter-Finals

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United will face Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-finals and Chelsea have drawn Paris Saint-Germain. There is an all-Spanis...

What Time Is The Champions League Draw?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Sport

The Champions League quarter-final draw will take place at 11:00 GMT on Friday. English champions Manchester United and Chelsea could be drawn agai...

Raging Bull! Atléti Assistant Burgos Has To Be Restrained From Charging At Ref (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo's strike eight minutes from time earned Real Madrid a 2-2 draw with Atlético at the Vicente Calderón, but it was Germán Burgos' a...

Costa Strikes Late On To Pile On Misery For Milan (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Sport

Diego Costa popped up with a late winner as Atletico Madrid established the upper hand in their Champions League last-16 tie with AC Milan. Wenger ...

WATCH: Ronaldo Struck By Lighter In Madrid Derby

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid's second victory over Atlético Madrid in a week was marred when goalscorer Cristiano Ronaldo was struck on the head by a lighter. Rona...

Marcelo Subjected To Monkey Chants After Madrid Derby

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid full-back Marcelo was subjected to racist abuse by Atlético Madrid fans after his side's 3-0 Copa del Rey semi-final first leg victory at...

From Aston to Athletic: Ronaldo's 7 Red Cards In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo's controversial red card at Athletic Bilbao on Sunday night was the seventh of his career, and he can feel aggrieved by a few of the...

WATCH: Ronaldo Sent Off For The Seventh Time As Madrid Drop Points In Bilbao (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo was harshly sent off for the seventh time in his career as 10-man Real Madrid were held to a 1-1 draw by Athletic Bilbao on Sunday. ...

Fix? Uefa Corruption Twitter Account Predicts Champions League Draw

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Sport

A Twitter account known as "CL Draw Manipulation" appears to have correctly predicted the Champions League round-of-16 draw nearly 24 hours in advance...

Manchester City Draw Barcelona And Arsenal Get Bayern Munich In Champions League Last 16

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini's failure to push for a fourth goal at Bayern Munich has resulted in a round-of-16 tie with Barcelona in the C...

Simeone's Atlético Madrid Mirroring His Playing Style

Ben McAleer | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Sport
Ben McAleer

As Diego Simeone was thrust into the air by his players at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu following Atlético Madrid's 2-1 Copa Del Rey win over rivals Real Madrid last May, it marked a remarkable turn in fortunes for Los Rojiblancos...

From The Bernabéu To Basque Country: Manchester United In Spain (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Sport

David Moyes is the fourth Manchester United manager to take the club to Spain, where they face Real Sociedad in San Sebastián tonight. The Basque ...

Suárez's Heir Or Partner In Crime?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Sport

Liverpool have tabled a £21.8 million bid for Atlético Madrid striker Diego Costa. The 24-year-old Brazilian, who made his international debut th...

Mobbed In Madrid

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Sport

Atlético Madrid striker David Villa had his heart set on a move to the Premier League until "the best team in world" showed their hand. The 31-yea...

Copa Del Rage

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK Sport

José Mourinho's Real Madrid era ended disastrously as both he and Cristiano Ronaldo were sent off in their 2-1 Copa del Rey final defeat to city riva...

Welbz in the Bernabeu

Paddy Madden | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Paddy Madden

Whatever the route, reds were flocking to the Spanish capital in numbers many reckoned hadn't been matched since the semi-final against Milan in 2005. It's not hard to see why. As Jose Mourinho put it, it was the tie the whole world was waiting for. Laden with sub-plot, it pitched together the world's most glamorous clubs, and its two best managers.

Sunderland's Goalkeeper Simon Mignolet Wins North East Award

James Hunt | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK Sport
James Hunt

He may not be mentioned in the same breath as the world's best, and nor should he be. But given he's only 24, there's every chance he could be one day.

Atlético Thrash Sevilla and Dare to Dream of Toppling Real

Richard P Martin | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Sport
Richard P Martin

It says a lot about the duopoly in Spanish football that the three point gap between Barcelona and Atlético is rarely mentioned, but that might change if Simeone ends the derby curse and Atleti finally beat Real Madrid. Now, for once, they have a chance of doing so.

What to Expect in La Liga This Weekend

Ben Crump | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Sport
Ben Crump

Round 12 in La Liga kicks off in Pamplona with Osasuna facing Champions League side Malaga. The hosts will go into this game after beating Espanyol last week but still sitting rock bottom of the table, while Manuel Pellegrini's side have struggled to balance their European exploits and league form