Atlético Madrid

By IAfrica
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May 12th, 2014
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According to Sky sources, Chelsea have agreed a £32m deal with Atletico Madrid for striker Diego Costa. The bid activates a release clause in Costa’s contract and the Brazil-born Spain international has reportedly told players at the club, that he is leaving this summer. Costa has been a long term ta...
By IAfrica
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Apr 30th, 2014
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Atletico Madrid set up a Champions League final against city rivals Real Madrid after coming from behind to win 3-1 at Chelsea in their semi-final second leg on Wednesday. After a 0-0 draw in the first leg, former Atletico striker Fernando Torres put Chelsea ahead in the 36th minute at Stamford Bridg...
By IAfrica
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Apr 21st, 2014
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Published on April 21, 2014 by pmnews   ·   No Comments Mourinho: Torres is a professional Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho said Fernando Torres will be able to deal with the emotion of returning to face his boyhood club Atletico Madrid in the Blues first-leg Champions League semi-final tie on Tuesday, ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 1st, 2014
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The action starts with the Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid and Manchester United vs Bayern Munich games take will take place this Tuesday, while the Real Madrid vs Borussia Dortmund and PSG vs Chelsea clashes will only be played the day after. [View the story "2014 Champions League quarter-finals live u...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 27th, 2013
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A storming first half from Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa was vital as his side assured a spot in this year’s final of the Copa del Rey after a 2-2 draw at Sevilla. Atletico Madrid progressed into the final with a 4-3 aggregate win, booking a Madrid derby between them and Real Madrid. Atle...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 19th, 2013
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Up two after 25 minutes, Barcelona looked en route to a typical Blaugrana Saturday. Messi was on the board as was Pedro, the young Spaniard with only his fourth goal for the season. Against a team averaging fewer than a goal-and-a-half per game, it should have been enough, particularly considering Re...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 13th, 2012
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Chelsea captain John Terry has seen his three-match European ban reduced on appeal, leaving him free to play from the start of the Blues’ UEFA Champions League campaign. The England defender was sent off in last season’s semi-final second leg against Barcelona at Camp Nou for an off-the-b...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 10th, 2012
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Atletico Madrid’s 3-0 win over Spanish rivals Athletic Bilbao last night not only sealed a second Europa League triumph in three years, but also ensured they etched their names into the record books. Scintillating goals from Falcao (2) and Diego ensured Diego Simone’s men claimed a remark...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2012
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Valencia overturned a 2-1 first-leg deficit to beat AZ Alkmaar 5-2 overall and set up an all-Spanish Europa League semi-final against Atletico Madrid. Atletico were 2-1 winners over Hannover 96 and went through 4-2 on aggregate. Athletic Bilbao make up a trio of Spanish teams in the last four after a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2012
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ATHLETIC BILBOA ARE poised to reach the Europa League semi-finals, while domestic rivals Valencia and Atletico Madrid are in delicate ties. Marcelo Bielsa’s men are enjoying a dream run in the UEFA competition, after they won five of six group games before beating Lokomotiv Moscow and Manchester Unit...