Diego Simeone

July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018

Tuchel, Simeone keen to welcome back WC players

Paris St Germain coach Thomas Tuchel and his Atletico Madrid counterpart Diego Simeone expresses satisfaction after an exciting friendly encounter between the sides on Monday with both men eager to welcome first team players in the coming days.

March 5, 2018
March 5, 2018

Simeone: We’d have won with Messi on our side

Atletico Madrid’s Argentine coach Diego Simeone said that had Lionel Messi been a Atletico player, his side would have won the league match against Barca.

March 5, 2018
March 5, 2018

Simeone: We’d have won with Messi on our side

Atletico Madrid’s Argentine coach Diego Simeone said that had Lionel Messi been a Atletico player, his side would have won the league match against Barca.

November 1, 2017
November 1, 2017

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.

April 19, 2017
April 19, 2017

Simeone pays tribute to dogged Leicester

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone paid tribute to Leicester City's dogged persistence as the Spaniards saw off the English champions 2-1 on aggregate to reach the Champions League semi-finals for a third time in four seasons.

September 18, 2016
September 18, 2016

Simeone backs Griezmann for Ballon d'Or

Antoine Griezmann should be considered a leading contender for the Ballon d'Or due to his performances in the last few months, according to Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone.

July 23, 2016
July 23, 2016

Argentina to talk with duo

Mauricio Pochettino and Diego Simeone are among men Argentina want to talk to about the national team coach vacancy following last month's shock resignation of Gerardo Martino.

July 1, 2016
July 1, 2016

Simeone vows to stay on

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone, a month on from a second Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid in three years, has made it clear that his immediate future is with the Spanish club.

May 30, 2016
May 30, 2016

What they said

I was given the chance to come to this amazing club, and then to coach it. I have a phenomenal team and great players who are also talented, and it was together we achieved what we did tonight, says Zinedine Zidane.

May 22, 2016
May 22, 2016

Simeone hails Griezmann

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone hails Antoine Griezmann as "one of the best three players in the world" as Atletico prepare to face local rivals Real Madrid in next Saturday's Champions League final.