Tag: Atletico Madrid

Roman Abramovich Wants Cavani Ahead Of Mourinho’s Diego Costa

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Roman Abramovich Wants Cavani Ahead Of Mourinho’s Diego Costa

It has been reported that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich wants to buy PSG striker Edinson Cavani ahead of Jose Mourinho’s choice of Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa. The Daily Express says Spanish journalist Diego Torres Romano suggested that Abramovich isn’t keen on Costa in any case. Citing talks with a member of influential agent Jorge […]

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Fernando Torres Open To Atletico Madrid Return

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Fernando Torres Open To Atletico Madrid Return

It has been reported that Chelsea striker Fernando Torres wouldn’t rule out a return to Atletico Madrid last night. The former Atletico Madrid captain was given a warm welcome back by fans during the Champions League semifinal first-leg draw. “Will I play here ever again? I am here today, so I have,” he winked. “Let’s […]

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Juventus Lining Up Bid For Atletico Madrid Striker David Villa

Filed in Featured, Liga BBVA, Serie A by on April 23, 2014 0 Comments
Juventus Lining Up Bid For Atletico Madrid Striker David Villa

It has been reported that Juventus are lining up a move for Atletico Madrid striker David Villa. It is said that Juve coach Antonio Conte is eager to boost his attacking options next season and AS says their search has led to Villa. The former Barcelona striker only joined Atleti last summer, but is unsettled […]

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – PLAYER RATINGS

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – PLAYER RATINGS

PLAYER RATINGS Atletico Madrid: Courtois 6, Godín 6, Luís 6, Juanfran 6, Miranda 6, Suárez 6, Koke 6, García 7, Gabi 6, Diego 7, Diego Costa 6. Subs: Arda Turan 6, Villa 6, Sosa 6. Chelsea: Cech 6, Azpilicueta 7, Cahill 7, Terry 7, Cole 7, David Luiz 6, Mikel 6, Lampard 6, Ramires 7, […]

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – MATCH REPORT

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – MATCH REPORT

The first leg of Chelsea’s Champions League semi-final with Atletico Madrid set up an intriguing decider after a tense 0-0 draw. In a match of few chances, Chelsea had an unexpected setback when Petr Cech fell awkwardly under the challenge of Raul Garcia. Having dislocated his shoulder, he was substituted for Mark Schwarzer, who impressed […]

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – TEAM NEWS

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – TEAM NEWS

TEAM NEWS Atletico Madrid playmaker Arda Turan has been declared fit to face Chelsea. The Turkey international has not featured since picking up a groin injury in the quarter-final, first leg against Barcelona on April 1. Otherwise Diego Simeone has his full squad available after UEFA said on-loan Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois could not be […]

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – MATCH FACTS

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – MATCH FACTS

MATCH FACTS Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 15 clashes with Spanish sides in the Champions League (W6 D9), their last defeat coming against Barcelona at Stamford Bridge in February 2006. Their last four trips to Spain in the competition have all ended in draws. Atletico Madrid and Chelsea have met three times previously, twice […]

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Eden Hazard Expected To Be Fit For Atletico Madrid Clash

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Eden Hazard Expected To Be Fit For Atletico Madrid Clash

Reports are out claiming that Eden Hazard is expected to be fit for Chelsea’s clash at Champions League opponents Atletico Madrid tonight. The Belgium international winger has not played since limping off in the Blues’ quarter-final second leg win over PSG and did not take part in the club’s open training session. However Jose Mourinho […]

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Thibaut Courtois Best In The World! – Tiago

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Thibaut Courtois Best In The World! – Tiago

It has been reported that Atletico Madrid midfielder Tiago Mendes rates Thibaut Courtois the best goalkeeper in the world. The Belgium international goalkeeper is on-loan at Atletico from Chelsea. The former Chelsea star said : “He’s the best in the world at the moment as far as I’m concerned. He transmits an incredible sense of […]

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Thibaut Courtois Pleased At Permission To Play Against Chelsea

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Thibaut Courtois Pleased At Permission To Play Against Chelsea

It has been reported that Atletico Madrid’s on-loan keeper Thibaut Courtois is relieved that he has been cleared to play against parent club Chelsea in the Champions League. Uefa waived a fee that Atletico were due to pay Chelsea after the two clubs were drawn together in the semi-finals. “I’m very relieved. That we’ve drawn […]

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Real Madrid To Rival Arsenal For Hamburg Star Hakan Calhanoglu

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Real Madrid To Rival Arsenal For Hamburg Star Hakan Calhanoglu

It has been reported that the father of Hamburg SV midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu has revealed the interest of Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid. Calhanoglu, who is also linked with Premier League side Arsenal, could quit HSV at the end of the season should they fail to avoid relegation. “We have accepted an offer from Hamburg […]

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Chelsea To Include Fernando Torres In Bid For Diego Costa

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Chelsea To Include Fernando Torres In Bid For Diego Costa

It has been reported that Chelsea hope to include Fernando Torres in their bid for Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa. The Daily Express claims that Costa is Jose Mourinho’s top target to spearhead a strike force that will include Romelu Lukaku when the Belgian returns from his loan spell at Everton. As a result, Chelsea’s […]

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Diego Insists Atletico Madrid Will Be Focused For Chelsea Clash

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Diego Insists Atletico Madrid Will Be Focused For Chelsea Clash

Atletico Madrid midfielder Diego has declared that they must not underestimate Champions League opponents Chelsea. Chelsea go into the Champions League semifinal first-leg on the back of a home defeat to Sunderland. The Brazilian international said : “They are a very compact, focused team. They have a vastly experienced squad and coach who know what […]

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Atletico Madrid Striker Diego Costa Wants Chelsea Move

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Atletico Madrid Striker Diego Costa Wants Chelsea Move

Reports are out claiming that Atletico Madrid are ready to sell Diego Costa to Chelsea over a kit sponsors row. The Brazilian born Spanish international is Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho’s top striker target this summer. The Sunday Express says he is said to be keen on moving to Stamford Bridge after signing a controversial deal […]

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Inter Milan To Include Icardi In Bid For Atletico Striker David Villa

Filed in Featured, Liga BBVA, Serie A by on April 20, 2014 0 Comments
Inter Milan To Include Icardi In Bid For Atletico Striker David Villa

Reports have emerged claiming that Inter Milan are keen on Atletico Madrid striker David Villa. Sport Mediaset reported that Inter are willing to offer Mauro Icardi in exchange for Villa. The former Valencia and Barcelona star is valued at around €13m, but could arrive with a cash sum if Icardi is sent to the Vicente […]

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