Tag: Diego Simeone

Torres Fires Atletico Madrid Into Copa Del Rey Quarter Finals

Fernando Torres’ brace for Atletico Madrid against Real Madrid on Thursday night was more than enough to fire his team into the quarter finals of the Copa del Rey. The former Chelsea striker grabbed his first goal in the first minute of the game. Real Madrid got level through a[Read More…]

Atletico Madrid Beats City Rivals, Real Madrid In Copa Del Rey Fixture

Diego Simeone led Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night beat their city rivals, Real Madrid 2-0 in a Copa Del Rey fixture. This is the third consecutive derby in which Atletico is upsetting the more talented Real who enjoyed way more possession in the game but their profligacy in front of[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…]

Ronaldo Reigns Supreme Over Messi As Simeone, Ramos & Others Win La Liga Awards

Cristiano Ronaldo won La Liga’s big prize on Monday night when he received the La Liga player of the year award. He beat Barcelona attacker, Lionel Messi to the award and was accompanied to the ceremony by his girlfriend, Irina Shayk. The award puts him in a good position for[Read More…]

PHOTOS: Atletico Madrid Defeats Rivals To Lift Spanish Super Cup

It seems to be the beginning of another new successful era for Atletico Madrid as they defeated their neighbours Real Madrid 1-0 (aggregate 2-1) last night to lift the Spanish Super Cup. The only goal of the game came just 81 seconds after the game had kicked off and 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…]

Diego Simeone Agrees Costa May Move To Stamford Bridge This Summer

There is a huge chance of Athletico Madrid’s star forward, Diego Costa joining Chelsea this summer if comments by Athletico manager, Diego Simeone are anything to go by. Speaking to Al Primer Toque, Simeone said he is not surprised that his players are attracting interest from wealthier clubs. He also made a case for unimpressive[Read More…]

Diego Simeone Won’t Mind Facing Barca & Real Madrid Weekly

One man who is not worried when playing against Spanish giants, Barcelona and Real Madrid is Athletico Madrid coach,  Diego Simeone. The coach says he won’t mind playing Real Madrid or Barcelona more often. He believes media hype and coverage is one one of the reasons La Liga teams fear[Read More…]