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Thibaut Courtois stands in Chelsea's path to the Champions League...
When the three Courtois children were growing up, the backyard of the family home was devoted to a beach volleyball court.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Atletico Madrid keeps winning
Atletico Madrid won today's Spanish Football match at home against Elche CF 2-0, maintaining their reign atop the table in La Liga another week.
Joao Miranda celebrates scoring for Atletico Madrid
Miranda headed Atleti ahead after David Villa had missed a 50th-minute penalty before Costa slotted a last-gasp spot-kick to put Los Rojiblancos six points clear of capital city rivals Real Madrid and seven ahead of Barcelona.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
La Liga: Diego Costa hurt as Atletico Madrid maintain lead atop
Madrid: Atletico Madrid extended their lead at the top of La Liga with 2-0 win at Getafe on Sunday, but victory came at a price as Diego Costa was stretchered off after colliding with the goalpost as he scored his side's second goal.
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
The Saturday Gossip
Could Tom Cleverley be one of ten heading out of Old Trafford this summer? Koke wants to stay with Atletico and Newcastle target Joel Campbell and Ayoze Perez... ATLETICO IN FOR HERNANDEZ Javier Hernandez is one of a number of Manchester United players likely to leave the club this summer and, if reports in the Metro are to be believed, it appears ... (more)
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.
Koke committed to Atletico despite links with Manchester United
Koke has responded to the latest round of rumors linking him with a summer move by committing himself to Atletico Madrid .
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Champions League draw: Real Madrid have a new club to fear among...
On Thursday morning Madrid was a city not only baking in the hot Spring sunshine but bathing in Champions League glory, too.
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)
Pep Guardiola wary of Chelsea class
Pep Guardiola thinks Bayern Munich will have to battle hard to make it to Lisbon if they draw Chelsea in the Champions League semi-finals on Friday morning.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
7 goal, 15 assist Man United linked star: I want to stay, that's why I...
Just in case anybody had lost sight of how talented he is, Koke fired Atletico Madrid into the semi-finals of the Champions League on Wednesday night as a reminder.
International Business Times
Chelsea FC Transfer News: Blues to Offer Three Key Men for Madrid Duo
Chelsea are reported to consider offering Atletico Madrid three of their key players in exchange for the latter's striker Diego Costa and playmaker Koke.
Lionel Messi Targeted by Laser During Barcelona's Loss to Atletico Madrid
The Argentinian maestro suffered a dismal night at the Vicente Calderon, barely influencing a match the home side could have comfortably won by more than the 1-0 margin that gave them a 2-1 aggregate victory over Barca.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Champions League Team of the Week: Arjen Robben, Koke, Toni Kroos
In Dortmund's 2-0 win over Real, Weidenfeller denied Real right forward Angel Di Maria from the penalty spot and made five saves.
Barca falls short as Atletico advances to Champions League semis
Koke's early goal was enough for Atletico Madrid to defeat Barcelona 1-0 in Wednesday's Champions League quarterfinal second leg at an ecstatic Estadio Vicente Calderon and progress 2-1 on aggregate to Europe's final four.
National Public Radio
Bayern, Atletico Madrid Reach Champions League SFs
Defending champion Bayern Munich came from behind to reach its third straight Champions League semifinal, getting second-half goals from Mario Mandzukic, Thomas Mueller and Arjen Robben to beat Manchester United 3-1 Wednesday night and advance on 4-2 aggregate.
Atletico Madrid v Barcelona: Predicted lineups
Atletico Madrid have a major opportunity to make a statement if they defeat FC Barcelona on home soil and earn a place in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals for the first time in nearly four decades.
Koke: There's more to Messi than just goals
The midfielder has highlighted the importance of the Argentina international, while he has also called on his team-mates to stay tight and counterattack against Barca on Wednesday Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke believes Lionel Messi brings more than just goals to Barcelona and has praised the Argentina international for being a team player.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Atletico, Barca maintain title push with...
Barcelona remain just one point behind La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid as they overcame Real Betis 3-1 at the Camp Nou on Saturday.