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Archives: Diego Simeone

Diego Simeone Says He Will Stay At Atletico Madrid Provided The Club Keeps Growing

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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During a recent interview with Radio America 1190, manager Diego Simeone was asked about the speculation concerning his future with Atletico Madrid. The Argentine boss is perhaps the hottest managerial property in world soccer and speculation has been that the 44-year-old could … Continue reading

Diego Simeone Believes Atletico Madrid Players Are ‘Not Afraid Of Death’

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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During an interview with Spanish television, Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone stated that he believes his team is “not afraid of death” and understands it has “worse players than other teams on paper.” The Argentinian boss is confident that this realization and lack of … Continue reading

Diego Simeone Should Ignore Temptation And Remain With Atletico Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Make no mistake about it, Diego ‘Cholo’ Simeone is the hottest property in management. What the Argentine has engineered at Atletico Madrid over the past three years is staggering and it hasn’t gone unnoticed by Europe’s bigger clubs. Last summer, Manchester United inquired … Continue reading

Fernando Torres To Start Against Real Madrid In The Copa Del Rey

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Torres

Speaking at his pre-match press conference, Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone informed the media that he will start on-loan striker Fernando Torres against Real Madrid in Wednesday’s Copa del Rey Round of 16 first leg at the Vicente Calderon. While … Continue reading

Fernando Torres Passes Medical And Trains With Atletico Madrid Teammates

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Fernando Torres has passed his medical with Atletico Madrid and completed his first full training session with his new teammates. The on-loan striker from AC Milan took part in a solo training session late Tuesday afternoon, but today commenced work … Continue reading

Why Diego Simeone Will Get The Best Out Of Fernando Torres

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has led his club to numerous honors since he assumed control in December 2011. Over the course of three years, the 44-year-old Argentine has led Los Colchoneros to a Europa League title, UEFA Super Cup, … Continue reading

Atletico Madrid Complete The Signing Of Fernando Torres From AC Milan, Says Report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid and AC Milan have reached an agreement which will see striker Fernando Torres return to Spain on-loan for the remainder of the season, according to the Spanish newspaper AS. In exchange for Torres, the Rossoneri will receive the … Continue reading

AC Milan And Atletico Madrid Discussing Fernando Torres Switch, Say Reports

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Torres

Reports in Spain and Italy state that AC Milan and Atletico Madrid have opened talks regarding the potential transfer of striker Fernando Torres. It is understood that manager Diego Simeone sees Torres as the ideal complement to forward Mario Mandzukic … Continue reading

Guillem Balague Interviews Koke About Atletico Madrid’s Memorable Year [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Koke

Sky Sports Spanish football expert Guillem Balague sat down with Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke to hear his thoughts on Los Colchoneros memorable year. The Spain international was heavily linked with a host of European clubs last season, including: Spanish rivals Barcelona, … Continue reading

Antoine Griezmann Shines During Volatile Match At The New San Mames

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid winger Antoine Griezmann scored a hat-trick and propelled Diego Simeone’s side to a 4-1 victory over Athletic Bilbao during a volatile match at the new San Mames on Sunday. Those who witnessed the La Liga contest will testify … Continue reading

Alessio Cerci Finding Out About Life At Atletico Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Midfielder Alessio Cerci has been finding life at Atletico Madrid difficult since he arrived in the Spanish capital from Torino in late August. The Italian came to La Liga with expectations of being a major component in Diego Simeone’s championship side. … Continue reading

Diego Godin Calls For Transparency In LFP Awards After Atletico Madrid Players Are Shut Out

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin has called for more transparency in the LFP awards voting after he and his teammates were shut out of the La Liga honors on Monday night in the Spanish capital. Diego Simeone was named Best … Continue reading

Ronaldo Wins Three LFP Awards While Diego Simeone Named La Liga’s Best Manager

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo was handed three LFP awards in the Spanish capital on Monday night. His club were also the big winners at the La Liga ceremony; taking home a total of six trophies. Ronaldo was named winner of the ‘Best Forward’, ‘Best … Continue reading

Spain’s ‘Big Three’ Are Separating Themselves From The Rest of La Liga

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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It should surprise no one that this season’s title challengers in La Liga would come from the Spanish cities of Barcelona and Madrid. Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti and Barcelona boss Luis Enrique spent the summer green-lighting moves for some … Continue reading

Diego Simeone’s Eight-Match Ban Upheld By Spanish FA Appeals Committee

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The Spanish Football Association Appeals Committee has rejected Atletico Madrid’s appeal against Diego Simeone’s eight-match touchline ban. The court’s decision means the Argentinian boss will miss Los Colchoneros’ next four league fixtures against Eibar, Real Madrid, Celta and Almeria; with the remainder … Continue reading

3 Secrets Behind Diego Simeone’s Success at Atletico Madrid

Posted on by Aleksandra Slupinski
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The final of the 2014 UEFA Champions League, on Saturday May 24, will be the fifth one-country final, and Atletico Madrid’s first Champions League final in history. Diego “El Cholo” Simeone has singlehandedly transformed a team that was falling behind … Continue reading