In appearance number 403 for Atletico Madrid, Fernando Torres was able to feel the sensation of finally lifting a major trophy with his boyhood club. Torres only came on for the last couple of minutes against the French side on Wednesday, proving that his coach doesn’t do sentiment. “I’ve never given him anything,” Simeone said [...]
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Antoine Griezmann scored twice as Atletico Madrid swept aside Marseille in Lyon to win the Europa League for the third time in nine years. France forward Griezmann opened the scoring by punishing Andre Zambo Anguissa’s poor touch to coolly slot home, then casually dinked in a second. Captain Gabi drilled in the third goal late [...]
After painful defeats in recent continental finals, Diego Simeone’s Atletico Madrid are determined to justify their status as favourites in Wednesday’s Europa League showpiece against Marseille in Lyon. Atletico lost in extra time to Real Madrid in the Champions League final of 2014, having been seconds away from victory in 90 minutes, and then lost [...]
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has received a four-match Uefa ban and will be absent from the touchline when his side face Marseille in the Europa League final on 16 May. Simeone was found guilty of insulting a match official during the first leg of Atletico’s semi-final at Arsenal. The 48-year-old was sent to the [...]
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has been caught on camera wildly celebrating his team’s progression to the Europa League final. The Argentine was banned from the touchline for the semi-final second leg against Arsenal on Thursday night but his players still managed to progress thanks to a 2-1 aggregate victory. Simeone, who has now led [...]
Diego Simeone hailed his defiant Atletico Madrid side as they earned a Europa League semi-final draw at Arsenal despite playing over 80 minutes with just 10 men. Antoine Griezmann’s late strike means the Spanish side will take a valuable away goal back to the Wanda Metropolitano for next Thursday’s second leg. It was an outcome [...]
Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone said he would rather have a Europa League trophy than a Champions League final loss on his resume. Simeone’s Atletico host Portuguese visitors Sporting CP in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final on Thursday. Atletico dropped down to the Europa League after failing to progress beyond the [...]
Sevilla boss Unai Emery was all smiles as he celebrated a third successive UEFA Europa League triumph, pinpointing the fans, Coke and a half-time reassessment. We love this competition. It’s our competition. Liverpool were on top in the first half and logically they could have beat us. But the opposite was also true. We felt [...]
Kevin Gameiro scored twice as Sevilla once again saved their best form for the Europa League and stormed into their third straight final with a 3-1 second-leg win over Shakhtar Donetsk. Gameiro picked up where he left off after grabbing a late equaliser in the first leg last week, firing a ninth-minute opener at the [...]
It was another good night for Spanish football as Villarreal And Sevilla both reached the Europa League semi-finals on Thursday night. That means that La Liga has half of the teams left in the two European competitions, a testament to how strong La Liga is. That it is not of only two teams. Villarreal had [...]