Tag: Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid report Barcelona to FIFA over Antoine Griezmann

Diego Simeone says he won’t stop Antoine Griezmann leaving Atletico Madrid should an opportunity at another club arise. Atletico Madrid have reported Barcelona to FIFA for making an illegal approach for Antoine Griezmann. Barca’s director of institutional relations, Guillermo Amor, said over the weekend that it was “possible” president Josep Maria Bartomeu had held talks […]

Diego Simeone ‘untouchable’ at Atletico Madrid – president

Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo has strongly defended coach Diego Simeone following recent criticism. Simeone has established Atletico among Europe’s leading clubs since taking charge in 2011, winning the Europa League, Copa del Rey and La Liga as well as reaching the Champions League final in both 2014 and 2016. Atletico have endured a difficult […]

Juventus Ready to Step Up Pursuit of Versatile Defender Jose Maria Gimenez

c are prepared to step up their pursuit of Atlético Madrid’s José María Giménez. According to ​Tuttosport, the Serie A champions are impressed by the 22-year old’s ability to play a number of different positions. Giménez can play as a full-back or defensive midfielder and Atletico claim he is a big part of Diego Simeone’s plans. However, the […]

Atletico Madrid make ‘final’ Diego Costa offer

Atletico Madrid have made their ‘final’ offer for Chelsea’s Diego Costa, according to reports in Spanish press. The Brazilian born striker has failed to return to training since the summer break after desperately trying to force a move back to former club Atleti. A fine for going AWOL, plus several warnings and a request from […]