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Torres Appointed Head Coach of Atlético Madrid B Team

Fernando Torres has snagged the helm of Atletico Madrid's B squad, the club disclosed last Tuesday. The iconic striker, known for his exploits with Spain's national team, embarked on his mentorship journey in 2021, guiding Atletico's Under-19 crew post his retirement from the pitch. Stepping into senior management marks a first for Torres. He fills the shoes of Luis Tevenet, now an aide to Diego Simeone for the forthcoming season. Torres shared his excitement, stating, "This is home to me, and the weight of this new role…

Memphis Depay Set to Exit Atletico Madrid as a Free Agent: What’s Next for the Talented Striker?

Memphis Depay bids adieu to Atletico Madrid after an 18-month tenure. Originally transitioning from Barcelona with a €4million price tag, Depay signed a contract with Atleti for two and a half years in total. The Dutch forward, recently selected for Ronald Koeman's Euro 2024 squad, is departing the club a year ahead of schedule. During his stint at Atleti, Depay found the back of the net nine times over 31 league games, but was often overshadowed by the prowess of Alvaro Morata and Antoine Griezmann, resulting in just 12…

Crucial Victory: Atletico Madrid’s Last-Minute Triumph Over Sociedad Sparks Momentum

Samuel Lino feels that Atletico Madrid's win over Real Sociedad on the final day of the season was crucial. The team emerged victorious with a 2-0 score at Reale Arena. Lino scored early, and Reinildo secured the points later. Despite finishing fourth in LaLiga, this season marked Atleti's third year without a trophy, trailing champions Real Madrid by at least 18 points. The team also faced defeats to Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League and Athletic Club in the Copa del Rey. Lino, with his fourth direct goal…

Atletico Struggles to Keep Up with Rival Madrid: A Tough Battle Ahead

Diego Simeone acknowledges that Atletico Madrid fell short this season due to Real Madrid's dominance, making it hard to compete with the best team in the world. Even though Atleti is on track for fourth place in LaLiga, they are 21 points behind Carlo Ancelotti's title-winning team. Atletico faced defeat in the Champions League quarter-finals against Borussia Dortmund and a loss in the Copa del Rey semi-finals to Athletic Club. Simeone recognizes this as their third consecutive season without a trophy and believes they…

Griezmann’s Hat-Trick Secures Atletico Madrid’s Champions League Spot with a 3-0 Victory over Getafe

Antoine Griezmann once again emerged as the savior for Atletico Madrid, securing their spot among Europe's top contenders for the 2024-25 season. In Atletico Madrid's recent 3-0 victory against Getafe in LaLiga, Antoine Griezmann displayed an incredible performance with a hat-trick, ensuring their qualification for the Champions League. The talented French player, Griezmann, scored the first goal in the 27th minute, receiving a perfectly placed throughball from Rodrigo De Paul. Shortly before halftime, he managed to score…

Simeone’s Unwavering Focus: Celebrating 400 Atletico Victories with Celta Triumph

Diego Simeone hit a milestone with Atletico Madrid after their win. Rodrigo De Paul was the hero. Despite this, Simeone remains focused on Champions League qualification. Simeone secured his 400th win as manager. Atletico faces Getafe next. Celebrating personal achievements is not Simeone's priority. He values taking it one game at a time. Simeone credits Atletico's fans for their support. The passion of the fans gives the team an extra edge. Simeone hopes this momentum continues. Diego Simeone is refusing to relent in…

De Paul’s Sensational Goal Propels Atletico Madrid Towards Champions League Qualification

Diego Simeone expressed gratitude towards Rodrigo De Paul for his game-winning goal that secured a 1-0 triumph for Atletico Madrid against Celta Vigo, solidifying their fourth position in LaLiga. The Argentine midfielder expertly handled a clearance just outside the penalty area and unleashed a spectacular shot into the top-right corner with only six minutes to spare. With 70 points from 35 matches, Atletico remains eight points ahead of Athletic Bilbao in fifth place, while Celta sits in 16th place with 34 points, five…

Atletico Madrid’s Determination Unyielding: “We Must Keep Pushing!” Following Hard-Fought Victory against Mallorca

Atletico Madrid asserted their dominance in LaLiga standings by defeating Mallorca, but Diego Simeone demands more from his squad. Simeone stresses the importance of continuing to strive for Champions League qualification after a 1-0 win over Mallorca. Rodrigo Riquelme's early goal allowed Atletico to secure their second consecutive victory. With only four matches left, Atletico has accumulated 67 points, placing them six points ahead of Athletic Bilbao in fifth place. Simeone praised his team's performance but emphasized…

Atletico Madrid Secures Slim Victory Over Mallorca with Early Riquelme Goal

Atletico Madrid reinforced their lead over Athletic Bilbao in the chase for Champions League qualification with a victory against Mallorca. Winger Rodrigo Riquelme's early goal secured a 1-0 win, bringing Atletico Madrid closer to a fourth-place finish. With only four games left, Diego Simeone's team sits at 67 points, six points ahead of Athletic Bilbao, who won against Getafe the day before. The match had a lackluster atmosphere, and both teams seemed to lack urgency. The highlight of the game was Riquelme's exceptional…

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