Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa has been given an eight-match ban and fined for abusing a referee.
Diego Simeone suggested Atletico Madrid were not receiving fair treatment from officials after late goals condemned his side to a 2-0 defeat at Barcelona following Diego Costa’s red card.
Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi struck late goals as Barcelona broke down the stubborn resistance of 10-man Atletico Madrid to move 11 points clear at the top of LaLiga with a 2-0 win.
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has dismissed suggestions the LaLiga title race will be over if his side beat Atletico Madrid in this weekend’s battle of the top two at the Nou Camp.
What the papers say Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looks to have one eye on next season already and could be set to overhaul his squad in the summer. The Mail reports that the new full-time Manchester United boss could dump six players at the end of the term to make way for a new title-chasing squad, with Antonio Valencia and Matteo Darmian reported to be among those on the chopping block.
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde refused to excuse his side’s dependence on Lionel Messi after the Argentina international came off the bench to spark a dramatic late comeback against Villarreal.
Bayern Munich have announced the signing of France defender Lucas Hernandez from Atletico Madrid for 80 million euros (£68million).
Cristiano Ronaldo has been fined 20,000 euros (£17,700) by UEFA after his goal celebration in Juventus’ Champions League win over Atletico Madrid.
Cristiano Ronaldo has been charged with improper conduct by UEFA after his goal celebration in Juventus’ Champions League win over Atletico Madrid.
What the papers say The international break may prove a crucial time for Maurizio Sarri, with Roman Abramovich said to be poised to bring in a new manager. According to the Express, Sunday’s disappointing performance against Everton has put Sarri under more pressure and could lead to the manager being shown the exit door before the domestic season resumes, less than a year after he arrived at Stamford Bridge.
Massimiliano Allegri praised hat-trick hero Cristiano Ronaldo after he underlined his status in Europe’s elite by firing Juventus into the Champions League quarter-finals.
Cristiano Ronaldo hailed it a “magical night” after his hat-trick helped Juventus overturn a two-goal deficit in their Champions League last-16 tie against Atletico Madrid.
Cristiano Ronaldo fired a hat-trick as Juventus beat Atletico Madrid 3-0 to turn their tie on its head and reach the Champions League quarter-finals.
Cristiano Ronaldo is hoping his dedication and passion for football will help Juventus to revive their Champions League hopes.
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri quickly focused on the return leg of his side’s Champions League tie against Atletico Madrid after their 1-0 win at Bologna.
Chelsea have been banned from signing players for the next two transfer windows, until July 2020, after being found guilty of breaching regulations relating to the recruitment of minors.
Chelsea have been banned from signing players until the end of January 2020 for breaching rules in relation to the international transfer of players under the age of 18.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone felt his side showed “balls” for the way they saw off Serie A leaders Juventus 2-0 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone warned his side still have plenty to do after beating Juventus 2-0 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Late goals from Jose Gimenez and Diego Godin earned Atletico Madrid a 2-0 victory against Juventus in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri is determined to end Atletico Madrid’s unbeaten home record in the Champions League and take a massive step towards the quarter-finals.
Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri believes his side are in fine fettle heading into a crucial stage of the season.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has signed a new contract that ties him to the club until 2022.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone refused to blame the Video Assistant Referee for their 3-1 derby defeat at home to Real Madrid.
Real Madrid boosted their LaLiga title bid with a 3-1 victory to leapfrog arch-rivals Atletico into second place in the table after a thrilling Madrid derby at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Head coach Santiago Solari believes Real will need all the weapons at their disposal to win Saturday’s Madrid derby against Atletico.
Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid will face off at the Wanda Metropolitano, where the hosts remain unbeaten this season, in Saturday afternoon’s showpiece LaLiga fixture.
Alvaro Morata felt it was his “destiny” to return to boyhood club Atletico Madrid.
Alvaro Morata’s torrid spell at Chelsea is effectively over after the striker moved to Atletico Madrid on an 18-month loan deal on Monday.
France forward Kylian Mbappe has played down an injury scare after he limped out of training on Tuesday afternoon as Les Bleus stepped up their preparations for the World Cup.
Atletico Madrid overcame a scare to see off the challenge of a fired-up Sporting Lisbon and book their place in the semi-finals of the Europa League.
Diego Simeone expressed his pride after Atletico Madrid booked their place in the semi-finals of the Europa League despite a 1-0 defeat to Sporting Lisbon.