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Archives: Diego Simeone

Diego Simeone delivers inspirational message to Atletico Madrid fans [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Diego Simeone has delivered a video message to Atletico Madrid supporters and players following his contract renewal. Simeone extended his deal with the club until June 2020 earlier this week. It is understood Atletico Madrid made the manager the highest … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke believes playing for Diego Simeone is a way of life

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Atletico Madrid's Jorge "Koke" Resurrecion celebrates his goal against Real Madrid during their Spanish first division soccer match in Madrid

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke believes playing for manager Diego Simeone is a way of life. The product of Atletico’s youth system has been with the club since he was eight years old. Now, at 23, he is a Spain international and … Continue reading

Manchester City deny they’ve approached Diego Simeone

Posted on by PA Sport
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Manchester City have denied making an offer to, or being interested in, Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone. With City looking set to go trophyless this season, there has been plenty of talk of late about the prospect of manager Manuel … Continue reading

Diego Simeone pleased with Atletico Madrid’s commitment to growth

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Diego Simeone is excited about the future of Atletico Madrid and is happy with the club’s continued commitment to growth. Earlier this morning, news broke of Simeone’s contract renewal with the Spanish champions. The deal will see the 44-year-old remain … Continue reading

Diego Simeone signs contract extension with Atletico Madrid until 2020

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has extended his current deal with the club until 2020. An official announcement is expected later today. The agreement includes the Argentine himself and his entire staff, made up of assistants German ‘Mono’ Burgos and … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid set to announce the contract renewal of Diego Simeone

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid are expected to announced the contract renewal of Diego Simeone in a few days, according to the manager’s agent. Last month, both Simeone and the club confirmed negotiations were underway to extend the Argentine boss’ current deal in … Continue reading

Diego Simeone wants 90 mins of deafening noise inside Atletico Madrid stadium

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Today in Madrid will undoubtedly be a spectacle. On a normal match day, Atletico’s stadium, the Vicente Calderon, is one of the loudest and most intimidating grounds in European soccer. But tonight, the stadium – which was inaugurated in 1966 when … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid’s poor disciplinary record threatening their season

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid’s poor disciplinary record is threatening the club’s domestic and European title charge this season. Diego Simeone’s side have been labeled “violent” by sections of the media. However, while the team’s style of play might not be as visually … Continue reading

Fernando Torres not distracted by next week’s Champions League decider

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Heading into this weekend’s La Liga fixtures, Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres has reiterated he and his teammates are being constantly reminded of the importance of Saturday’s encounter with Espanyol, even though fans may have one eye on the club’s important Champions League … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid prepared to pay Diego Simeone more than its highest earning player

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid are prepared to make manager Diego Simeone the highest paid member of its squad, according to the Spanish newspaper Marca. Simeone is the hottest managerial property in world soccer, with the Argentine being heavily-linked with Manchester City, Paris … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid reject reports linking club to Edinson Cavani

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid have rejected reports linking the La Liga side with the summer signing of Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani, according to club sources. Earlier today, the French daily L’Equipe reported Atletico manager Diego Simeone had requested the club sign the Uruguayan … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid want to sign Edinson Cavani, says report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has requested the signing of Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani as a stipulation for renewing his contract with the La Liga club, according to the French publication L’Equipe. L’Equipe goes on to claim Atletico defender … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid set to announce summer tour of China

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid are in the process of finalizing the details which will see the reigning champions of Spain embark on a brief summer tour of China this summer. The confirmed dates for the friendlies are: July 28, August 1 and … Continue reading

Diego Simeone credits Fernando Torres for improving Atletico Madrid’s attack

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Diego Simeone has heaped praise on Fernando Torres by saying the striker’s presence has improved the performances of forwards Antoine Griezmann and Mario Mandzukic. Torres arrived in January and quickly settled back into his boyhood club, scoring a brace at … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke expected to return this weekend

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke has resumed training and is set to return to Diego Simeone’s lineup this weekend against Sevilla. The 23-year-old’s last appearance was February 7th when he was substituted during the opening minutes of the Madrid derby after picking … Continue reading

Diego Simeone believes Atletico Madrid are prepared for their latest challenge

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Diego Simeone believes Atletico Madrid’s consistency and ability to accept new challenges will benefit the team during the knockout stages of the European tournament, speaking ahead of his side’s Champions League Round of 16 encounter against Bayer Leverkusen, Simeone has always preached to … Continue reading

Fernando Torres excited about Champions League debut for his boyhood club

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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While Fernando Torres has previous UEFA Champions League experience with Liverpool and Chelsea – making 53 appearances between both Premier League sides - Wednesday night will be the first time the Spanish forward will step on the European stage as a … Continue reading

Diego Simeone confirms contract renewal offer from Atletico Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Diego Simeone has confirmed that Atletico Madrid have begun negotiations to retain their manager past his current contract with the La Liga side, which is set to expire in June 2017. Although no agreement has been reached between the coach … Continue reading