Barcelona 2-0 Atletico Madrid: Suarez and Messi breach Atleti resistance late on

A quick-fire double late on courtesy of Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi broke Atletico hearts, to extend Barca’s La Liga lead to 11 points in dramatic style – essentially sealing the title against their closest rivals in the process. Continue reading

Bayern Munich set to sign Atletico Madrid’s Lucas Hernandez for record £68m

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Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich have confirmed the signing of Atletico Madrid defender Lucas Hernandez, 23, on a five-year deal worth a club-record transfer fee of £68m. The World Cup winner will join his new teammates this summer, with the agreement in principle.  Continue reading

Report: PSG keen on Atletico Madrid’s Filipe Luis, with €30m release clause

14 August 2018, Estonia, Tallinn: soccer, UEFA Super Cup, Training Atletico Madrid at Lillekula Stadium. Player Filipe Luis (R) laughs as he approaches the sprinkler training.…

According to recent reports, Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain are very keen on completing a move for Atletico Madrid fullback Filipe Luis before next week’s transfer deadline – whose €30m release clause is being quoted as Atletico’s asking price.  Continue reading