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Atletico Madrid 2-0 Elche: Miranda & Costa strike late to send Simeone's side six points clear
The man who scored the winning goal in the 2013 Copa del Rey final produced another towering header to break the deadlock before the Rojiblancos' top scorer netted a penalty Miranda and Diego Costa were on target as Atletico Madrid beat plucky Elche 2-0 to go six points clear at the top of La Liga on Friday.
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Atletico Madrid are working to the time-honoured cliche of playing each game as it comes as they close in on a first Spanish title since 1996.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Sounder at Heart
Major Link Soccer: MLS set to announce Atlanta as 22nd team in league
MLS is making an announcement about the introduction of Atlanta into the league by releasing a video basically detailing the announcement.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Risking it all for the title
Madrid: The deep gash to Diego Costa's shin suffered in Atletico Madrid's 2-0 La Liga win at Getafe on Sunday drove home the point that the leaders are putting everything on the line, including their own bodies, in pursuit of the title.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Getafe 0-2 Atletico Madrid: Costa doubt for Chelsea clash after suffering freak injury
Diego Costa faces a race against time to be fit for A tletico Madrid's Champions League semi-final with Chelsea after suffering a freak injury in their victory over Getafe.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Times of Oman
Five reasons Atletico Madrid beat Barcelona
Atletico Madrid's players celebrate after winning the UEFA Champions League quarter final football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs FC Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on April 9, 2014.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Real Madrid Lack Extra Gear for Bayern, Atletico Thinking About Playing Courtois
In the eyes of Barcelona fans, Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola is now the last bastion able to do some damage to Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals.
Six reasons Atletico Madrid have become the European side every neutral loves to watch
Atleti have long stood in the shadow of their neighbours Real Madrid, but now they threaten to become the dominant force in Spain AND Europe, writes Alex Richards With a firebrand start to their Champions League quarter-final second leg against Barcelona on Wednesday evening, Atletico Madrid rumbled the reigning Spanish champions and come the end ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Atletico Madrid Beat Barcelona 1-0 To Reach Semis
Atletico Madrid reached their first semi-final in Europe's elite club competition for 40 years after a 2-1 aggregate success over Barcelona.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Need to be courageous: Cesc
Madrid: Atletico Madrid playmaker Arda Turan is out of Wednesday's Champions League quarter final, second leg at home to Barcelona but forward Diego Costa has been included in the squad, the La Liga leaders said on Tuesday.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Atletico's Costa in fitness battle to face Barca
Atletico Madrid hope to have talismanic striker Diego Costa back fit against Barcelona on Wednesday when the La Liga leaders bid to pull off another Spanish surprise by reaching the Champions League semi-finals.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Atletico Madrid 1-0 Villarreal: Raul Garcia helps Simeone tighten grip at the top of La Liga
Atletico Madrid ensured they would stay top of the Primera Division for another week with a 1-0 win over Villarreal at the Vicente Calderon, but Los Rojiblancos were made to sweat for the three points.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Neymar lets himself down with his diving, says Simeone
The Argentine says that the Brazil international goes to ground too easily, but he had nothing but praise for Diego Ribas after the midfielder's stunning strike at Camp Nou Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has lashed out at Neymar , claiming that the Barcelona forward had allegedly let himself down with his theatrics in Tuesday's 1-1 Champions ... (more)
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Ancelotti says Real will fight for La Liga title... just as Ronaldo...
Messi 1 Ronaldo 0: Barca to hand star man staggering new deal worth more than A 335,000 A WEEK Manchester United are 'absolutely certain' that Moyes is the right man despite team playing 'really badly' this year, reveals Charlton I can't believe how bad United were when we last faced them, blasts City star Fernandinho ahead of derby From Fergie to ... (more)