“Our player Isco has been discharged from hospital.
Atletico Madrid forward, Antoine Griezmann, says his side’s 4-2 win over Real Madrid to win the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday vindicates his decision to reject a move to FC Barcelona.
Atletico took the lead after only 49 seconds as Costa flicked a long ball forward to himself, shrugging off Sergio Ramos and powering past Raphael Varane before thumping a thunderbolt past Keylor Navas at the front post from what looked…
Simeone is suspended from the touchline for the match after being sent off in the UEFA Europa League semi-final match against Arsenal.
New Real Madrid goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois, said on Thursday he had fulfilled a childhood dream in moving to the Spanish giants from Chelsea.
Both teams fielded experimental line-ups on Sunday in the final match of a three-team tournament that also included Arsenal.
Atletico Madrid coach, Diego Simeone, on Thursday heaped praise on an inexperienced squad shorn of key players still resting from their 2018 FIFA World Cup exploits.
The 2018/2019 La Liga fixtures were announced on Tuesday, with 2017/2018 Atletico Madrid third-place finishers travelling to fourth-placed Valencia in one of the opening day’s games.