Simeone

La Liga: Real Madrid take derby honours as Atletico lose marathon unbeaten record

It was a disappointing night for Diego Simeone's side who had boasted a 26-match unbeaten run in the league, stretching back to February.

published on : 13th December 2020

Real Madrid win, Barcelona lose as Atletico Madrid take La Liga lead

Atletico, which has already beaten Barcelona this season, visits Real Madrid next weekend.

published on : 6th December 2020

La Liga: Real Madrid defeated by Alaves, Atletico record sixth straight win

A Diego Maradona jersey was put alongside the Real Madrid reserve players, and a moment of silence was observed before the match as a tribute to the Argentina great who died this week.

published on : 30th November 2020

La Liga: Diego Costa injured as Atletico Madrid win 2-0 at Celta Vigo

Diego Costa asked to be substituted for what seemed to be a left thigh injury early in the second half.

published on : 18th October 2020

Diego Simeone tests positive for Covid-19, Atletico confirm

Simeone, 50, is isolated at home and has not presented symptoms.

published on : 13th September 2020

RB Leipzig eliminate Atletico Madrid, gear up for first Champions League semifinal

Leipzig, founded 11 years ago with investment by Red Bull, will next face French powerhouse Paris Saint-Germain, which eliminated Atalanta in Wednesday’s quarterfinal in Lisbon.

published on : 14th August 2020

We played well against great team: Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone after draw against Barcelona

Atletico Madrid holds the third spot on the La Liga table with 59 points, only behind Barcelona and Real Madrid.

published on : 1st July 2020

Champions League: Atletico Madrid tame Liverpool to go 1-0 up, Anfield game crucial

If Liverpool remain favourites to go through, the roar from the Atleti fans at the final whistle, aimed at their fist-pumping players on the pitch, suggested Simeone's team now have belief. 

published on : 19th February 2020

Atletico Madrid get timely victory, Getafe make top four statement

Diego Simeone's side could be overtaken on Sunday by Sevilla, who visit Celta Vigo, but the coach welcomed the return to form.

published on : 9th February 2020

We have to show that we are alive, says Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simone 

The club is currently placed on the sixth position on La Liga table and Simeone stressed that they want to go ahead game by game.

published on : 8th February 2020

Atletico struggle to catch up with in-form Real Madrid

The team that finished the last two league seasons as runner-up to Barcelona and has its fans accustomed to competing for titles is now in danger of having nothing to play for.

published on : 3rd February 2020

La Liga: Antoine Griezmann on target as Atletico Madrid cruise to victory over Huesca

One victory from their opening four league games left Atletico seven points adrift of Barcelona a fortnight ago but three on the spin have now steered Diego Simeone's side back on track. 

published on : 26th September 2018

Atletico Madrid would beat Barcelona if we had Lionel Messi: Diego Simeone

Diego Simeone has claimed if Lionel Messi played for Atletico Madrid, his side would have beaten Barcelona on Sunday.

published on : 5th March 2018

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone defends off-form Antoine Griezmann 'to the death'

Griezmann turned his back on interest from Manchester United to sign a new contract after Atletico lost an appeal against a transfer ban.

published on : 19th November 2017

Atletico Madrid's 'Circus Maximus' Metropolitano awaits Chelsea

Atletico Madrid has fallen to Real Madrid in the quarters, semis and twice in the final in the past four seasons.

published on : 26th September 2017