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21 hrs ago | Daily Mail

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Petr Cech, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea, Thibaut Courtois, Beach Volleyball, Diego Costa

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Raul Garcia, Thibaut Courtois, Soccer Players, Diego Costa, Miranda, Joao Miranda

Sporting Life

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Miranda, Raul Garcia, Thibaut Courtois, Joao Miranda, World Soccer, More Sports, Atletico Madrid

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Diego Costa, Miranda, Diego Godin, Adrian, Mario Suarez

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Mail

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Diego Costa, Mosquera, Colunga, Miranda, Adrian

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)


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Tom Cleverley, Javier Hernandez, Wayne Rooney, World Soccer, More Sports, Manchester United, Joel

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Lionel Messi, Soccer Players, Adrian, Diego Costa

Fox Sports

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 .


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Independent

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.


Related Topix: Real Madrid, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, Soccer Players, Marcelo, Iker Casillas, Borussia Dortmund

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)


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Alex, Falcao, Adrian, Marcelo, Spain World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, Soccer Players

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Business News

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Cesc Fabregas

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Fernando Torres, Soccer Players, Lucas Piazon, Thibaut Courtois, Diego Costa, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea


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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Arjen Robben, Toni Kroos, Philipp Lahm, World Soccer, More Sports, Bayern Munich, Thomas Muller

Fox Sports

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Alexis Sanchez, Lionel Messi, Gerard Pique, Adrian, David Villa

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Bayern Munich, Arjen Robben, Patrice Evra

Al Bawaba

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Victor Valdes, Gerard Pique, David Villa, World Soccer, More Sports, Barcelona, Arda Turan

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Lionel Messi

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Marc Bartra, Jose Manuel Pinto, Alexis Sanchez, Lionel Messi, World Soccer, More Sports, Barcelona