Category: Atletico

Atletico Madrid star Joao Felix: My 16-year-old brother Hugo does things I couldn’t at his age – Yahoo Sports
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Atletico Madrid star Joao Felix: My 16-year-old brother Hugo does things I couldn’t at his age – Yahoo Sports

Atletico Madrid star Joao Felix says his 16-year-old brother Hugo is capable of doing things he was unable to do at the same age.Hugo is in the youth ranks at Benfica, the club Joao Felix won the 2018-19 Primeira Liga with before leaving for Atletico in a €126 million (£113m/$142m) move last July.The 20-year-old Portugal…

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Atletico ready to go after group training – The Canberra Times
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Atletico ready to go after group training – The Canberra Times

Atletico Madrid’s players would be happy to re-start the season next weekend after training together on Monday for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, striker Joao Felix has said. Atletico joined clubs across Spain’s top two divisions in training in groups of up to 10 players after getting the green light from the…

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Atletico Madrid React To Mark Clattenburg Admitting Real Madrid’s Goal In Champions League Final Was Offside – SPORTbible
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Atletico Madrid React To Mark Clattenburg Admitting Real Madrid’s Goal In Champions League Final Was Offside – SPORTbible

Josh Lawless in FootballLast updated 8:19 AM, Friday May 15 2020 GMT+1Atletico Madrid have responded after Mark Clattenburg admitted that Real Madrid’s opening goal in the 2016 Champions League final was offside.Two years after being beaten 4-1 in extra time in Lisbon, Atleti were defeated by their city rivals on penalties in cruel fashion at the San…

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Atletico offer Liverpool FC chance to sign 26-year-old in swap deal – report – The Sport Review
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Atletico offer Liverpool FC chance to sign 26-year-old in swap deal – report – The Sport Review

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Photo: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain / Instagram) Atletico Madrid have offered Liverpool FC the chance to sign Thomas Partey in exchange for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to a report in England. The Sun is reporting that Atletico are interested in a swoop to sign the England international from the Premier League leaders in the summer transfer…

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Atletico Madrid left-back Lodi ‘tests positive for coronavirus with nine others found to have immunity’ – The Sun
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Atletico Madrid left-back Lodi ‘tests positive for coronavirus with nine others found to have immunity’ – The Sun

ATLETICO MADRID defender Renan Lodi has reportedly tested positive for coronavirus with nine others deemed immune after squad-wide tests. LaLiga sides are carefully approaching a return to training this month with tests arranged for each player before they can reunite with team-mates. Atletico Madrid defender Lodi has reportedly tested positive for coronavirusCredit: Getty Images -…

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Coronavirus: Atletico Madrid defender tests positive – Daily Post Nigeria
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Coronavirus: Atletico Madrid defender tests positive – Daily Post Nigeria

Atletico Madrid defender, Renan Lodi, has reportedly tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19).According to the Spanish newspaper, AS, the left-back showed various symptoms of COVID-19 at the start of March and informed the club, who monitored the situation for the last couple of weeks.Lodi and nine other Atletico Madrid players did a COVID-19 test on Wednesday,…

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Coronavirus: Atletico Madrid defender Lodi ‘tests positive for COVID-19’ – Daily Mail
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Coronavirus: Atletico Madrid defender Lodi ‘tests positive for COVID-19’ – Daily Mail

Atletico Madrid defender Lodi ‘tests positive for coronavirus after exams at training ground… but nine of his team-mates have immunity to COVID-19’Clubs across LaLiga are beginning to make returns to their training facilitiesPlayers and staff are being tested and one at Atletico reportedly tested positiveLeft back Lodi ‘was the player who tested positive’ but ‘nine…

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Atletico Madrid lose their Champions League wildcard – MARCA.com
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Atletico Madrid lose their Champions League wildcard

Football Today’s biggest storiesUEFA are one of many organisations that are looking to guide themselves through the coronavirus crisis and one issue that has cropped up has surrounded next season’s Champions League places.There was a suggestion mooted that clubs may be invited to play in Europe’s premier club competition based on their historic ranking, but UEFA…

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Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid: Mayor calls for inquiry into Champions League fixture amid coronavirus concerns – Evening Standard
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Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid: Mayor calls for inquiry into Champions League fixture amid coronavirus concerns – Evening Standard

The government have been urged to conduct an investigation into links between Liverpool hosting a Champions League meeting with Atletico Madrid and a spike in cases of coronavirus in the city. Liverpool City Region mayor Steve Rotheram has called for an inquiry into whether the area’s high number of Covid-19 deaths – which stood at…

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Liverpool v Atletico Madrid: Mayor calls for inquiry amid coronavirus concerns – BBC Sport
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Liverpool v Atletico Madrid: Mayor calls for inquiry amid coronavirus concerns – BBC Sport

Media playback is not supported on this device There should be an inquiry – RotheramThe mayor of Liverpool City Region has called for an investigation into whether a Champions League fixture should have taken place in the city in March amid concerns it could have led to a high number of local coronavirus cases.Liverpool’s match…

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Liverpool v Atletico Madrid virus link an ‘interesting hypothesis’ – One News Page
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Liverpool v Atletico Madrid virus link an ‘interesting hypothesis’ – One News Page

Monday, 20 April 2020 (1 day ago) A government adviser says speculation over a possible link between coronavirus cases in Liverpool and the club’s Champions League match with Atletico Madrid last month is an “interesting hypothesis”. Credit: Reuters – Sports – Published 13 hours ago UK defends allowing major sports events just before lockdown 08:25 A senior…

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Atletico Madrid ready to double release clause of Arsenal target Thomas Partey – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

Arsenal Arsenal are reportedly keen on Thomas Partey. Published on April 12, 2020 Arsenal have recently been linked with a move for Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey, but any deal for the Ghanaian could become increasingly difficult if his current club get their way.  Spanish publication AS are reporting that the La Liga side are…

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Atletico, Real Madrid, Barcelona lose former coach – Daily Post Nigeria
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Atletico, Real Madrid, Barcelona lose former coach – Daily Post Nigeria

Former Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid coach, Radomir Antic, is dead. Antic, who also coached Barcelona, died on Monday at the age of 71 after suffering from a protracted illness. Atletico Madrid announced his death in a tweet on its official Twitter page on Monday night. “The Atletico Madrid family is mourning the passing of…

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Barcelona, Atletico cutting costs amid coronavirus crisis. How are they doing it and why? – ESPN
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Barcelona, Atletico cutting costs amid coronavirus crisis. How are they doing it and why? – ESPN

3:14 AM ETSid LoweSpain writer There were two big stories on the front of Catalan sports daily El Mundo Deportivo last Friday. One was Barcelona’s announcement that they are about to unilaterally cut the salaries of the 1,800 people who work for them, players included. The reason, the club claim, is simple: They have to.The…

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Atletico forced to cut wages of players, staff due to Covid-19 crisis – Malay Mail
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Atletico forced to cut wages of players, staff due to Covid-19 crisis – Malay Mail

Loading… Atletico Madrid imposed a compulsory wage reduction on their players during the period of lockdown after Spain became the second-most impacted country in Europe behind Italy. — Reuters picMADRID, March 28 ― Atletico Madrid have taken the decision to cut the wages of their staff, including the players, to ease the financial burden on…

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