Club Atletico de Madrid
Mar 19, 2013 17:50 EDT
Spanish goalkeeper David De Gea believes his move from Atletico Madrid to Premier League giants Manchester United has helped him evolve into both a better man and a better player.
Mar 19, 2013 09:14 EDT
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari will have to do without Chelsea midfielder Ramires for Thursday's friendly with Italy in Geneva but hopes he will be fit to face Russia five days later in London, the Brazilian Football Confederation said Tuesday.
Mar 17, 2013 18:40 EDT
David Villa expressed his delight at returning to top form as he scored and set-up two goals for Lionel Messi as Barcelona beat Rayo Vallecano 3-1 to restore their 13-point lead at the top of La Liga.
Mar 15, 2013 10:13 EDT
English trio Chelsea, Tottenham and Newcastle all managed to avoid one another as the Europa League quarter-final draw was held at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, on Friday.
Mar 11, 2013 02:11 EDT
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is refusing to contemplate the possibility of qualifying for Europe despite his team's rise to sixth place after an impressive 3-2 win over Tottenham.
Mar 10, 2013 18:35 EDT
Real Madrid registered their sixth consecutive victory in all competitions as two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo led them to a 2-1 win over Celta Vigo.
Mar 09, 2013 09:18 EST
Real Madrid assistant coach Aitor Karanka on Saturday admitted that Los Blancos have very little chance of retaining their league title despite their great form of late.
Mar 08, 2013 20:43 EST
Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas has highlighted the importance of getting back to winning ways against Deportivo la Coruna this weekend, ahead of the crucial Champions League clash with AC Milan on Tuesday.
Mar 08, 2013 08:21 EST
The Copa del Rey final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid will be played on Friday, May 17 at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, the Spanish Football Federation confirmed on Friday.
Mar 05, 2013 14:50 EST
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari announced a 22-player squad on Tuesday for the upcoming friendlies against Italy and Russia on March 21 and 25 respectively.
Mar 04, 2013 15:25 EST
Barcelona president Sandro Rosell stated on Monday that the club's most important priority this season is the recovery of coach Tito Vilanova, who is currently receiving treatment for cancer in New York.
Mar 03, 2013 17:01 EST
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone lamented his side's inability to turn possession into goals as they were held to a 0-0 draw by Malaga on Sunday.
Mar 02, 2013 06:44 EST
Real Madrid captain Iker Casillas is expecting a backlash from Barcelona when the two meet again in the league on Saturday after Madrid's 3-1 victory over the Catalans on Tuesday.
Feb 27, 2013 18:38 EST
Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao was delighted with his side's effort as they set up a Spanish Cup final with Real Madrid after a 2-2 draw away at Sevilla saw them progress 4-3 on aggregate.
Feb 26, 2013 18:02 EST
Cristiano Ronaldo continued his fine goal scoring record at the Nou Camp with a brace as Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 to go through to the final of the King's Cup 4-2 on aggregate.
Feb 26, 2013 10:36 EST
Sevilla midfielder Jesus Navas is looking forward to a huge night at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Wednesday as Sevilla try to overcome a 2-1 first-leg deficit against Atletico Madrid to reach the Copa del Rey final.
Feb 24, 2013 06:08 EST
Barcelona assistant manager Jordi Roura was delighted with his players' response after a difficult week as they beat Sevilla 2-1 to stretch their lead at the top of La Liga to 15 points.
Feb 22, 2013 20:28 EST
Xavi has denied that Barcelona's 2-0 defeat to AC Milan on Wednesday night was their worst performance of the season, as the league leaders get back to domestic action.
Feb 22, 2013 12:59 EST
Roberto Mancini has claimed Manchester City's failure to sign the players he wanted before the start of the season played the decisive role in his team's spluttering bid to retain the Premier League title.
Feb 22, 2013 09:51 EST
Russia manager Fabio Capello expressed satisfaction Friday with the successful performance of the country's clubs in the Europa League after three sides knocked out strong opposition to advance into the next round.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Full name||Club Atlético de Madrid S.A.D.|
|Nickname(s)||Los colchoneros (The mattress makers)|
|Founded||April 26, 1903|
(as Athletic Club de Madrid)
October 4, 1939
(as Club Atlético de Madrid)
|Head Coach||Quique Sánchez Flores|
|2008–09||La Liga, 4th|