No Ballon d'Or distractions for Griezmann, insists Simeone
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is confident Antoine Griezmann will not be distracted by his desire to win the Ballon d'Or. Griezmann is among the favourites, alongside Luka Modric, Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian...Read more
Ballon d’Or candidates: Bale's year
Gareth Bale was crowned as the best player in the 2018 Champions League final in Kiev. The Welshman received this recognition after scoring a brace against Liverpool, one of them a spectacular overhead kick,...Read more
Simeone hails strength of Atleti bench
Diego Simeone credited second-half substitutes Angel Correa and Thomas Partey after the pair combined to create and score Atletico Madrid's goal in a 1-0 victory over Real Betis. After a goalless first...Read more
Griezmann: "The Ballon d'Or has to be won by a French player"
France Football has started their own campaign for the Ballon d'Or. Today, their cover is occupied by one of the 30 players nominated: Antoine Griezmann. The Atlético Madrid attacker, who was forgotten...Read more
Simeone enjoying competitive LaLiga battle
Atlético Madrid boss Diego Simeone is relishing the competitive nature of LaLiga this season but remains wary of underestimating Barcelona and Real Madrid amid poor runs. Will this be your night? Book your tickets...Read more
Antoine Griezmann: "I'm happy and full of confidence"
Antoine Griezmann confirmed last night that he is hitting the best form of his career. Against Club Brugge, the French striker proved just how key he is to Atlético de Madrid's...Read more
Griezmann: "Sometimes it's your day"
Antoine Griezmann gave a flash interview to Spanish TV following Atlético Madrid’s 3-1 victory over Club Bruges at the Wanda on Wednesday night, in which he said a half-time talk...Read more
Real Madrid remain invincible at the Bernabeu
The Estadio Santiago Bernabeu wasn't much of a fortress last season for Real Madrid, as they dropped 17 points at home in LaLiga Santander and as they crashed out of the...Read more
Godín: "It's important to get points on a difficult field"
Diego Godín spoke about the 0-0 draw in Madrid Derby. “In the first part, we did better. We made a great first half,” Godín said. “We had two hand-to-hand, several shots...Read more
Madrid derby, time for Griezmann to walk the walk
For the first time in nine years, there is a void where Lionel Messi's greatest rival for the title of LaLiga's best player once stood and, in theory, Antoine Griezmann should be...Read more
Courtois, a derby on the other side
Unless Julen Lopetegui's policy of rotation in Real Madrid's goal says otherwise, Thibaut Courtois will play his first Madrid derby for Los Blancos. He will be the nineteenth footballer who has played the match for both teams. A...Read more
Correa signs Atlético Madrid contract to 2024
Atlético Madrid have announced Ángel Correa has signed a new contract to commit his future to the club to 2024. Correa has made six LaLiga appearances this term, scoring one...Read more
Real Madrid turns their attentions to the derby
The team are back to training at Real Madrid City to prepare for the derby next Saturday, which will take place at the Santiago Bernabéu against Atlético Madrid (8:45pm CEST). Julen Lopetegui led the session with Dani...Read more
Atlético send Madrid derby message with Huesca win
First-half goals from Antoine Griezmann, Thomas Partey and Koke helped a resurgent Atletico Madrid secure a 3-0 home victory over Huesca in La Liga on Tuesday. Diego Simeone’s side were comfortable...Read more