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  • Felix at the double as Atletico down Juventus

    Record signing Joao Felix scored two first-half goals for Atletico Madrid as they secured a 2-1 win over Juventus in the International Champions Cup at the Friends Arena on Saturday.

  • Atletico strike late to overpower Juventus

    Atletico Madrid took a huge advantage in their heavyweight Champions League last-16 tie with Juventus, earning a 2-0 home win thanks to late goals from Uruguayan defenders Jose Gimenez and Diego Godin in a tense, incident-packed game on Wednesday.

  • Injury-time winner hands Tuchel first win with PSG

    Virgiliu Postolachi's injury-time strike hands Thomas Tuchel his first win as Paris Saint-Germain coach after a pulsating 3-2 victory over Atletico Madrid on Monday.

  • Antoine Griezmann

    Griezmann hat-trick as Atletico trounce Sevilla

    French striker Antoine Griezmann hits a hat-trick as Atletico Madrid thrash Sevilla 5-2 to cut the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona back to seven points.

  • Ever Banega and Sergio Escudero

    Quick-fire Escudero helps Sevilla down Atletico

    Sergio Escudero's goal after just 24 seconds set Sevilla on their way to a 3-1 win over Atletico Madrid and a place in the Spanish Copa del Rey semi-finals.

  • Atletico, Valencia breeze into Copa del Rey quarters

    Atletico Madrid book their place in the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey after seeing off third-tier Lleida, while new signing Luciano Vietto's hat-trick fires Valencia past Las Palmas.

  • Fernando Torres

    Torres lifts Atletico above beaten Valencia

    Atletico Madrid leapfrog Valencia into second in La Liga thanks to Fernando Torres's first goal at the Wanda Metropolitano to edge out Alaves 1-0.

  • Sergio Ramos

    Real fail to profit from Barca stumble

    Real Madrid fail to take advantage of La Liga leaders' Barcelona's 2-2 draw with Celta Vigo as they are held to a goalless draw at Athletic Bilbao, while Atletico Madrid profit by beating Real Sociedad 2-1.

  • Real suffer derby draw at Atletico

    Real Madrid and Atletico each slip 10 points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona after an intense Madrid derby finishes goalless and the Catalans picked up an 11th victory in 12 games by winning 3-0 at Leganes.

  • Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid

    Madrid giants face similar struggles ahead of derby

    Accustomed to unrelenting success in recent seasons, both Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid enter Saturday's first ever Spanish capital derby at Atletico's new Wanda Metropolitano stadium with little room for error.

  • Atletico Madrid's Argentinian coach Diego Simeone

    Simeone defends style; United, Bayern reach last 16

    Diego Simeone defends Atletico Madrid's style as another profligate performance left his side on the brink of an early Champions League exit after being held 1-1 at home by 10-man Qarabag.

  • Atletico-Barca 'spectacle' overshadows political backdrop

    Players and coaches of both Atletico Madrid and Barcelona hail the atmosphere at Atletico's Wanda Metropolitano as the thrills of a 1-1 draw drowned out fears the match would be overshadowed by political tension sweeping across Spain.

  • Barca travel to Madrid amid Catalan crisis

    The biggest game of the La Liga season so far is shrouded in political tension as Barcelona visit Atletico Madrid in their first trip to the Spanish capital since a Catalan independence referendum marred by violence.

  • PSG rout Bayern, Chelsea deny Atletico

    Neymar stars as Paris Saint-Germain sends out a statement of intent with an impressive 3-0 Champions League victory over Bayern Munich while Michy Batshuayi grabs an injury-time winner as Chelsea win 2-1 at Atletico Madrid.

  • Griezmann saves Atletico blushes in new home

    Antoine Griezmann ensure Malaga did not spoil Atletico Madrid's moving in party at their new 68,000 Wanda Metropolitano stadium with the only goal in a 1-0 win.

  • Atletico defy Griezmann red card to salvage Girona draw

    Atletico Madrid battled back from 2-0 down after a red card for Antoine Griezmann to salvage a 2-2 draw at newly-promoted Girona.

  • Atletico secure Vitolo deal despite FIFA ban

    Atletico Madrid says they had signed Spanish international Victor Machin Perez, know as 'Vitolo', from Sevilla but immediately loaned him to Las Palmas to comply with a FIFA recruitment ban.

  • Griezmann extends Atletico deal until 2022

    French star Antoine Griezmann extends his contract with Atletico Madrid by a year. Griezmann's contract now runs until June 30, 2022, and ends rumours linking him with a move away from Atletico.

  • Griezmann rules out Man Utd move

    Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann confirms that he would be staying at the club next season.

  • Koke pens five-year extension at Atletico

    Midfielder Koke has signed a contract extension to stay at Atletico Madrid until June 2024, the club confirms.

  • Real reach final

    Real Madrid inflict a fourth Champions League elimination on Atletico Madrid in as many years on Wednesday, losing their semi-final second leg 2-1 but progressing to the final 4-2 on aggregate.

  • 'Real won't be intimidated'

    Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos insists the European champions will not be cowered by an intimidating atmosphere as they visit Atletico Madrid's Vicente Calderon for the final time on Wednesday.

  • Same old story for Atletico against rivals Real

    Atletico Madrid's 3-0 loss to rivals Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final on Tuesday was just a continuation of results that have blighted the team for almost 60 years.

  • Real on verge of final after Ronaldo hattrick

    Cristiano Ronaldo proves to be Atletico Madrid's Champions League destroyer once more with a hattrick as Real Madrid takes a commanding 3-0 semifinal first-leg lead

  • Real Madrid look for 'rare double'

    Real Madrid welcome Atletico Madrid for the first leg of their Champions League semifinal on Tuesday hoping to do something that has been beyond the reigning 11-time European champions for six decades.

  • Atletico sans Gimenez against Real

    Atletico Madrid could be without a fit right-back for tomorrow's Champions League semi-final, first leg against Real Madrid after Jose Maria Gimenez suffered a groin injury in Saturday's 5-0 win at Las Palmas.

  • Soriano stuns Atletico

    Villarreal kept their slim hopes of Champions League football next season alive as Roberto Soriano's late winner shocked Atletico Madrid 1-0 at the Vicente Calderon on Tuesday.

  • Villarreal end Atletico's run

    Atletico Madrid suffered a first defeat in 13 games in all competitions as they lost 1-0 at home to Villarreal on Tuesday after a late strike from substitute Roberto Soriano.

  • Griezmann agent confirms 'concrete' move from United

    Manchester United have shown "concrete interest" in signing Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann, who has an exit clause of £85 million ($108.79 million), the Frenchman's agent Eric Olhats has said.

  • Atletico await CAS verdict

    Atletico Madrid are waiting to find out if they will be allowed to sign new players in June after pleading their case over a FIFA-imposed transfer ban at the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday.