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  • Diego Costa closing in on signing for Palmeiras after leaving Atletico Madrid in January

    Sky Sports "Diego Costa is closing in on a return to Brazil to play for his beloved Palmeiras. The 32-year-old, who left Atletico Madrid in January, is in negotiations with one of the biggest clubs in his hometown of Sao Paulo - and the one he supported as a boy. Palmeiras have..." February 15

  • Moussa Dembele: Atletico Madrid closing in on signing of Lyon striker

    Sky Sports "Atletico Madrid are closing in on the signing of striker Moussa Dembele from Lyon. The French club's sporting director Juninho has confirmed negotiations are ongoing and that the player is keen on a transfer. " January 12

  • Marcos Alonso emerges as transfer target for Atletico Madrid as details of Chelsea exit revealed

    Football London "Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso has emerged as a target for Atletico Madrid, according to reports in Spain. Alonso has struggled for game time so far this season following the arrival of Ben Chilwell in the summer and it's believed he could be one of the players..." December 25

  • Atletico Madrid weighing up loan move for Arsenal right back Ainsley Maitland-Niles in January

    Daily Mail "Atletico Madrid are considering a loan move for a right back following Kieran Trippier's suspension - with Ainsley Maitland-Niles emerging as a target. The LaLiga club will be without Trippier for 10 weeks - a total of 13 games - after he was slapped with a worldwide ban on..." December 25

  • Jose Resurreccion: "We go with respect, but no fear"

    AS "Jorge Resurrección, better known as Koke, is a veteran of Madrid derbies. The Atletico captain, who is third in the club’s all-time appearance list with 473 games under his belt, has played against Real Madrid 26 times, and he spoke exclusively to AS ahead of the..." December 12

  • Barcelona eye Atlético Madrid’s Felipe as Gerard Piqué replacement

    Barca Blaugranes "FC Barcelona are considering going for Atlético Madrid’s Felipe to make up the numbers at centerback after Gerard Piqué’s injury, according to Diario AS. The report says Barcelona already plan on bringing Eric Garcia from Manchester..." December 02

  • Chelsea ‘eyeing up Atletico Madrid star Jose Gimenez’ ahead of 2021 transfer

    The Sun "The Premier League club have lined up a deal for the highly-rated defender and are also keen on agreeing a new contract with Thiago Silva. The Blues have identified Uruguay defender Gimenez as a key target according to the Here We Go Podcast. Chelsea have tightened..." November 27

  • Barcelona and Real Madrid budgets slashed as La Liga tightens salary caps

    CBS Sports "La Liga has reduced its salary caps across the top two divisions in Spain because of the COVID-19 crisis and the consequent strain on the finances of the country's football clubs. The league announced reductions of €610 million in a statement on Tuesday with..." November 18

  • Luis Suarez wanted four-year contract extension at Barcelona

    Barca Blaugranes "Luis Suarez reportedly asked Barcelona for a four-year contract extension over the summer before he sealed a move to Atletico Madrid. The Uruguay international spoke to the club about a renewal before being told by new boss Ronald Koeman that he wasn’t in his..." November 17

  • Luis Suarez tests positive for COVID 19

    CBS Sports "The Uruguay soccer federation announced on Monday that star striker Luis Suarez has tested positive for COVID-19, and that means he will miss two massive games this week for both club and country. Uruguay face Brazil on Tuesday in World Cup qualifying, while his new club Atletico Madrid face..." November 17

  • Atlético Madrid sign Geoffrey Kondogbia

    Into The Calderon "Hours before the team kicked off its third Champions League group stage game, Atlético Madrid announced Geoffrey Kondogbia’s arrival from Valencia on a contract to 2024. LaLiga allowed Atlético special dispensation to sign a new..." November 03

  • Atletico Madrid join Bayern Munich and Sevilla in keeping tabs on Brighton sensation Tariq Lamptey

    Daily Mail "Atletico Madrid have joined the list of clubs monitoring Tariq Lamptey. The LaLiga giants are keeping tabs on Brighton starlet Lamptey, becoming the latest European side to show interest in the 20 year-old, along with Bayern Munich and Sevilla who are also..." November 03

  • Atletico close to Kondogbia signing as replacement for Partey

    ESPN UK "Midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia is close to joining Atletico Madrid, sources have told ESPN. The club have agreed a deal with Valencia which will see them pay €17 million plus variables for the midfielder, who will undergo a medical on..." November 02

  • Atlético Madrid close to signing Geoffrey Kondogbia

    Into The Calderon "Atlético Madrid are set to take advantage of a rule allowing them to sign a replacement for Thomas Partey (and Valencia’s willingness to sell their players). Los Colchoneros are on the verge of landing Geoffrey Kondogbia for a fee reportedly between €15 and €20..." November 01

  • Kieran Trippier leaves England duty to face FA betting hearing

    The Score "England right-back Kieran Trippier could face a six-month ban after having to forcefully leave international duty Tuesday to attend a Football Association (FA) hearing over a potential betting ban, according to a report from The Athletic's Jack Pitt-Brooke. The..." October 13

  • Lionel Messi, David Alaba, Mesut Ozil, Sergio Aguero among the top free agents in 2021

    ESPN "Despite the financial downturn across the globe, clubs in Europe's top five leagues still spent over €4.6 billion in the summer window -- a drop of 43% when compared with 2019. And as the economic reality of COVID-19 hits hard in the next few months, free transfers will..." October 12

  • Luis Suarez thinks Barcelona wanted him out because of his relationship with Lionel Messi

    Barca Blaugranes "Luis Suarez keeps on talking about his departure from Barcelona and has explained that he thinks the club wanted to get him away from Lionel Messi. The Uruguay international has moved on to Atletico Madrid after being told he’s not in Ronald Koeman’s..." October 10

  • Suarez says he cried about Barcelona treatment in final days

    Barca Blaugranes "Luis Suarez had one of the more legendary Barcelona careers in recent memory. The Uruguayan striker was lethal and a lovely player to root for while paired with Lionel Messi. His exit from the club wasn’t all that legendary. There was disputes about how he should leave..." October 09

  • Atletico Madrid upset with Thomas Partey over Arsenal move

    The Score "Atletico Madrid are peeved over the way Thomas Partey allowed his Arsenal move to materialize, sources told Rodrigo Faez and Alex Kirkland of ESPN. The midfielder joined the Gunners on deadline day after the Premier League side triggered his..." October 06

  • Chelsea ‘could’ beat Arsenal to Thomas Partey as Declan Rice alternative

    We Ain't Got No History "Thomas Partey has been linked with Arsenal practically all summer, but even after Arsenal have reportedly agreed to send Lucas Torreira on loan to Atlético Madrid, the 27-year-old Partey doesn’t look any closer to becoming a Gunner. Atléti are reportedly holding..." October 03

  • Lucas Torreira nearing Atletico Madrid loan

    The Short Fuse "It looks as if one of Arsenal’s transfer window sagas is drawing to a close with The Athletic reporting that Lucas Torreira is “close” to a loan to Atletico Madrid. The deal would give Atleti an option, not an obligation, to buy at the end of the..." October 01

  • Lucas Torreira to leave Arsenal amid talk of Atletico Madrid transfer but on one condition

    Football London "Lucas Torreira has been heavily tipped to leave Arsenal this summer. At the beginning of the transfer window, there was talk of a return to Italy - two years on from joining the Gunners from Sampdoria after an impressive showing at that summer's World..." September 27

  • Alvaro Morata: Happy to be here at Juventus playing for Pirlo

    Black & White & Read All Over "Juventus officially unveiled Alvaro Morata as a Bianconeri player for at least this season after completing his loan move to Turin from Atletico Madrid. Speaking to the media, the striker talked about how happy he was to return to the side he played for two years earlier..." September 25

  • Lionel Messi takes fresh aim at Barcelona for 'throwing out' Luis Suárez

    The Guardian "Lionel Messi has launched his latest attack on Barcelona’s hierarchy by criticising the way the club treated Luis Suárez, who left for Atlético Madrid this week. Messi said his former strike partner had been “thrown out” and that nothing surprised..." September 25

  • Luis Suarez joins Atletico Madrid on free transfer from Barcelona

    CBS Sports "Atletico Madrid have officially brought on Luis Suarez, the club announced on Wednesday, bringing an end to weeks of speculation over the move. The Uruguayan striker leaves Barcelona after playing there for six years of his notable career. Suarez is reportedly joining on a free..." September 24

  • Atletico targeting Arsenal's Torreira

    The Score "Atletico Madrid could be on the verge of adding a pair of Uruguay's biggest footballing exports. Arsenal outcast Lucas Torreira is said to be eager to join Diego Simeone's side after agreeing to personal terms with Atletico Madrid, according to The..." September 23

  • Barcelona's Suarez furious after club backtrack on transfer to Atletico Madrid

    ESPN "Luis Suarez is furious with Barcelona after the club backtracked on an agreement to let him leave for free when it emerged he was close to signing for Atletico Madrid, sources have told ESPN. Suarez is now considering holding a news conference alongside his lawyers..." September 22

  • Lucas Torreira to Atletico Madrid transfer talks ‘advanced’

    The Short Fuse "Lucas Torreira is “very close to Atletico Madrid” according to ESPN Uruguay. The Arsenal midfielder has been in the shop window since the transfer period opened, and until recently, it looked as if he was headed to Italy, likely Torino or Fiorentina...." September 21

  • Who do Atlético Madrid want up front?

    Into The Calderon "It’s all but certain that Atlético Madrid will sign a striker this summer. What’s less certain is who that striker will be. All three of Atlético’s strikers have doubts hanging over their futures. Diego Costa remains an Atlético player,..." September 11

  • Atlético Madrid are feeling their way in the dark this summer

    Into The Calderon "This summer has been difficult for everyone, and football clubs have been no exception. The absence of match-day revenue has lopped a huge chunk of money off every team’s income, while all continue to struggle with the fall-out from what the coronavirus has..." September 04