Messi not happy with Barcelona

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi has taken another swipe at the club’s board when he criticised the way it treated fellow forward Luis Suarez who left the Catalan club for Atletico Madrid on Thursday. Barcelona’s new coach Ronald Koeman told Suarez he was surplus to requirements when he took over last month. The 33-year-old Suarez moved … Continue reading Messi not happy with Barcelona

Does Griezmann regret leaving Atletico Madrid?

Much like FC Barcelona's title challenge in LaLiga, hope is running out for Antoine Griezmann at the club. A year after his arrival and he isn't eating at the same table as Messi, he's not even allowed into the same restaurant. Griezmann is concerned about his performances and that shows whenever he steps out onto … Continue reading Does Griezmann regret leaving Atletico Madrid?

PSG to blame for Edison Cavani’s delayed move to Spain

Edinson Cavani is eager to complete a move to Atletico Madrid but Paris Saint-Germain are still standing in the way of the Uruguayan. The brother and agent of the striker is in Madrid, drawing up the details of the contract that may, or may not, eventually be signed. Findings from media reports show that, despite the wishes of Atletico and Cavani for the … Continue reading PSG to blame for Edison Cavani’s delayed move to Spain

Griezmann regrets leaving Atletico Madrid for these reasons

New Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann believes that he hasn't got anything to apologize about as he was unveiled as a Blaugrana player. This is despite the Frenchman saying in a documentary that he would be staying at Atletico Madrid, as well as allegations from his former club that Barcelona should pay more than his release clause. "[Regarding the documentary] If I have … Continue reading Griezmann regrets leaving Atletico Madrid for these reasons

Andrea Pirlo: Juventus lacked motivation against Atletico Madrid

  Former Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo has expressed disappointment over their Champions League defeat to Atletico Madrid at the Wanda Metropolitano, blaming it on lack of motivation. Talking about the unimpressive performance on Wednesday, Pirlo, who wore the captain’s armband before retirement, said the Serie A champions failed for “lack of will to play.” Diego … Continue reading Andrea Pirlo: Juventus lacked motivation against Atletico Madrid

Winning is in our DNA – Diego Simeone

In the aftermath of Wednesday’s 2-0 thrashing of Juventus, coach of Atletico Madrid—Diego Simeone—has described himself as a goal-getter. The Argentina international who has established himself as one of the best coaches in global football said he was basking in the euphoria of joy for Atletico’s Champions League victory against Los Blancos when a friend … Continue reading Winning is in our DNA – Diego Simeone

Arsenal vs Atlético: Head-to-head

Arsenal will face Atletico Madrid in today's UEFA Europa League fixture and the two-time winners are believed to have saved their bests for the last, but only the persevering, foresighted and tactical side will walk with heads high after 90 minutes. So far, the Gunners have been a low-performing side. The team looks devastated since … Continue reading Arsenal vs Atlético: Head-to-head

Simeone: Real Madrid are better than Barcelona, PSG and City

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has made bold claims that city rivals Real Madrid have the best team in the world. Simeone, a defensive midfielder who played for Atletico between 2003 to 2005 and has managed the team since 2011, says Manchester City, Barcelona and PSG are great teams but not comparable to the quality … Continue reading Simeone: Real Madrid are better than Barcelona, PSG and City

It’s not a LaLiga Final – Ernesto Valverde

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde spoke at a pre-match conference and couldn't avoid the pressure to squash rumors that his team is agitated in the built-up to Sunday's derby against Atletico Madrid, an equally strong club in LaLiga. While media reports confirm Barca are training for the match like it's a final, a truth Valverde admitted … Continue reading It’s not a LaLiga Final – Ernesto Valverde

Why Chelsea Fans love Thibaut Courtois

Thibaut Nicolas Marc Courtois is everyone's love, not only a favorite for Chelsea and Belgium, and there are countless reasons for this charm. Standing at nearly 6.7 inches, the goalkeeper made it through Genk's youth team as an 18-year-old. Image: Thibaut Courtois He was part of the team's success story in their Belgian Pro League campaigns. … Continue reading Why Chelsea Fans love Thibaut Courtois