Atletico Madrid

The ESPN FC crew examine Paul Pogba’s improved performances at Manchester United with the departure of Jose Mourinho. ESPN’s Shaka Hislop says David de Gea’s confidence in net has a huge psychological effect on strikers ability to score on the Manchester United keeper. Check out what you may have missed at the weekend, including another
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Steve Nicol says Liverpool’s complete team should be favoured against Bayern Munich’s experienced individuals in the Champions League round of 16. Atletico Madrid have denied a reported deal between the Spanish club and Bayern Munich for defender Lucas Hernandez. Spanish daily Marca reported on Wednesday that Hernandez will join the German champions for €80 million
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Alejandro Moreno and Dan Thomas reflect on Real Madrid’s nervy 1-0 over Rayo Vallecano in La Liga. Karim Benzema’s goal in the 13th minute was all Real Madrid needed to put away Rayo Vallecano at Santiago Bernabéu Stadium and secure three points. ESPN FC’s Ale Moreno breaks down the latest transfers surrounding Zinedine Zidane, Alvaro
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Enrique Cerezo’s comments on Tuesday were minimised by a female reporter. A female reporter for a Spanish television station has downplayed a sexist remark made by Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo during a news conference ahead of Atleti’s 0-0 Champions League draw with Brugge on Tuesday. Atletico president Enrique Cerezo appeared to let slip a
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Antoine Griezmann was disappointed to finish third in Ballon d’Or voting but insists Luka Modric ‘earned’ the trophy. Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone urged Antoine Griezmann to keep leading by example after his captain for the day scored and starred in Saturday’s 3-0 win over Alaves at the Wanda Metropolitano. Nikola Kalinic put Atletico ahead
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Koke defined it in just two words. “Nothing happened,” said Atletico Madrid’s captain. Spain’s “other” clasico was no classic. It was supposed to be the best; instead, the headline in the Spanish daily El Pais declared Atletico vs. Barcelona, played at the Wanda Metropolitano last weekend, as the “poorest game of the season.” They weren’t
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Antoine’s Griezmann’s mascot could barely have looked happier as the Atletico Madrid star tied his shoelaces for him. As well as being a darn fine footballer, Antoine Griezmann proved that he is also a careful and considerate soul before Atletico Madrid’s Champions League match against Monaco. As the camera panned down the Atleti players before
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