Joao Felix’s brace inspire Atletico 3-2 comeback win against Salzburg

Joao Felix's brace inspire Atletico 3-2 comeback win against Salzburg

Joao Felix scored twice, including a late winner, as Atletico Madrid came from behind to beat RB Salzburg 3-2 in the UEFA Champions League Group stage match on Tuesday night. After being thrashed by Bayern Munich last week, another slip would have put Atletico’s prospects of qualification from Group A in serious doubt. But Felix’s double salvaged a dramatic victory at the Wanda Metropolitano where Salzburg led 2-1 thanks to goals from Dominik Szoboszlai and Mergim Berisha shortly after half-time. Marcos Llorente had earlier put Atletico in front. Diego Simeone hailed a “complete”…

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Transfer News Live: Saul Niguez To Announce New Club Today Amid Manchester United Move

Transfer News Live: Saul Niguez To Announce New Club Today Amid Manchester United Move

Rumoured Manchester United target Saul Niguez has made the big reveal about his “new club”, which is the creation of a youth team in his home region of Alicante. It turns out, as most had predicted, the Spanish midfielder’s cryptic social media post at the start of the week was not transfer-related The Atletico Madrid midfielder had the rumour mill turning earlier this week when he posted a cryptic message on social media that read “New club: I’ll announce [it] in three days”. United have long been linked with a move for the Spain midfielder,…

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Renan Lodi tests positive for coronavirus

Renan Lodi tests positive for coronavirus

Atletico Madrid and Brazilian full-back, Renan Augusto Lodi dos Santos, known as Renan Lodi has reportedly tested positive for Coronavirus following massive squad testing this week. According to Spanish news agency EFE, all players and staff, who arrived in gloves and masks for the medical exams, were tested for the novel Coronavirus, and  22-year-old Lodi tested positive. It was also reported that nine other Atletico players were found to be immune from the virus after they showed antibodies, potentially having had and overcome the virus. This means, they are no longer contagious…

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Zidane Lauds Los Blancos, Real Madrid as they beat Atletico on Penalty to win Supercopa de Espana Trophy

Zidane Lauds Los Blancos, Real Madrid as they beat Atletico on Penalty to win Supercopa de Espana Trophy

Los Blancos of Real Madrid defeat Atletico Madrid, Simeone’s side on the derby final of Spanish Super Cup on Sunday. Real Madrid defeat Atletico Madrid on penalty to win the Supercopa de Espana Trophy. Real Madrid claimed their 9th trophy under Zinedine Zidane’s management after defeating city neighbours Atletico Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup. Both team played out goalless draw after 120 minutes of play but Los Blancos triumphed during the penalty shootouts. After the game, Zidane show praises on both Fede Valverde and Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois for…

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Atletico Madrid Defeat Barcelona 3-2 in the Spanish Super Cup Semi-final

Atletico Madrid Defeat Barcelona 3-2 in the Spanish Super Cup Semi-final

Atletico Madrid beat Barcelona 3-2 in the Spanish Super Cup semi-final on Thursday to advanced to meet Real Madrid in the final. Atletico set up a derby encounter with Real Madrid after defeating Barcelona 3-2 in the 2020 Spanish Super Cup on Thursday. According to bleacherreport, “The two teams from Spain’s capital will face off at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday. This is a showpiece final, even if Ben Hayward of the London Evening Standard questioned the new format: “It will be a tough test…

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