Tag: Atletico Madrid

Filipe Luis Returns To Atletico Madrid

29-year-old Brazilian left-back, Filipe Luis has returned to Atletico Madrid just a season after he left the club. He failed to become Chelsea‘s first choice left-back during the period and has now returned to the club he helped win the La Liga title. A statement on the Blues’ website reads[Read More…]

Kings Of Spain! Barcelona Clinches La Liga Title

FC Barcelona have emerged as the La Liga champions for the 2014/2015 season after a 1-0 victory over Atletico Madrid. With a game to spare in the competition, Barcelona have won the league through a well taken goal by Lionel Messi after combining beautifully with Pedro. With this league triumph,[Read More…]

Ronaldo Did No Wrong By Partying After Huge Loss – Mendes

Spanish giants, Real Madrid suffered a huge loss on Saturday when they lost 0-4 to city rivals, Atletico Madrid in the La Liga. That was a terrible gift for the reigning World footballer of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo whose 30th birthday fell on that particular day. Already, the Portuguese forward[Read More…]

Manchester City Plan Simeone Summer Swoop

Manchester City is already planning for future as reports have it that they are planning to tempt Atletico Madrid manager, Diego Simeone in the summer if current manager, Manuel Pellegrini fails to meet the club’s objectives for the season. Some of those objectives include reaching the UEFA Champions league knockout[Read More…]

Costa Is A Born Winner – Filipe Luis

No doubt about it, Diego Costa has been the man to watch since the English Premier League resumed in August and rightly so. The Brazilian born striker has scored seven goals in just four premier league matches and is fast becoming the fans’ favourite at Stamford Bridge. One man who[Read More…]

I Learnt A Lot From Aguero – Diego Costa

Chelsea and Manchester City square up against each other later today (Sunday). It will not only be a fight between both teams, some personal battles will make the match even more lively. One of which is the reunion between two former Atletico Madrid players; Diego Costa and Sergio Aguero. The[Read More…]

Atletico Madrid Sign Mexican Striker Raul Jimenez

Spanish BBVA Primera Liga Champions, Atletico Madrid have signed Mexican international striker, Raul Jimenez according to reports in the Spanish press. Although at time of writing, the club had yet to issue a communique confirming the signing, Spanish sports paper, Marca, assures the deal has been closed to take the[Read More…]

Atlético Madrid Plots Schürrle Bid

La Liga champions, Atlético Madrid are planning a bid for Chelsea’s world cup winner, Andre Schurrle. The English side both two players, Filipe Luis and Diego Costa from the Spanish side this transfer window but do not look likely to sell the versatile German to Diego Simeone’s side. Chelsea manager,[Read More…]

Chelsea Agrees Deal For Star-Striker, Diego Costa

The Blues have a reason to smile! Blues manager, Jose Mourinho may have gotten his man as Chelsea Football Club has agreed a deal for Atletico Madrid striker, Diego Costa. The Premier league outfit has been monitoring Costa’s situation for a while now and reports in Spain have revealed the[Read More…]

Thibaut Courtois Relishes Opportunity To Face Parent-Club, Chelsea

Thibaut Courtois has expressed his relief, after UEFA cleared him to play against his parent club Chelsea, in the semi-finals of the Champions League. Last week, UEFA waived a fee that Atletico Madrid were to pay the Blues, if the two clubs face each other. This means the 21-year-old goalkeeper,[Read More…]