Atletico Madrid dumped holders Barcelona out of the Champions League at the quarter-final stage for the second time in three seasons as Antoine Griezmann's double sealed a 2-0 win on Wednesday to progress 3-2 on aggregate.
Zinedine Zidane suffered his first defeat since taking charge of Real Madrid as Antoine Griezmann's solitary goal kept Atletico Madrid's faint La Liga title hopes alive with a 1-0 win at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Atlético Madrid superstar and Chelsea FC target Antoine Griezmann has quashed talk of a potential move away from the Spanish capital, insisting he wants to continue his football at the Vicente Calderón.
Atletico Madrid are keen to offer Antoine Griezmann a new contract with a €100m release clause in a bid to thwart off interest from the likes of Chelsea and Bayern Munich.
Atletico Madrid moved back to the top of La Liga as goals from Antoine Griezmann and Yannick Ferreira Carrasco ground out a 2-0 win at Celta Vigo on Sunday. Meanwhile, Gary Neville’s winless streak in the league since taking charge of Valencia last month stretched to five games as Jonathas’s late double handed Real Sociedad a 2-0 victory. Griezmann slotted home his 14th goal of the season after a wonderful one-two with Luciano Vietto before Carrasco’s deflected effort sealed a ninth La Liga win in Atletico’s last 10 games. Victory moves Diego Simeone’s men two points clear of Barcelona – having played a game more – at the halfway stage of the season and maintains their four-point advantage over Real Madrid. Torrential rain in recent days in Vigo had threatened to force the game to be postponed, but Atletico handled the difficult conditions better to inflict Celta’s third consecutive league defeat. Griezmann fired a warning shot just before the break […]
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AtlAi??tico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has rubbished suggestions of a transfer away from La Liga, insisting that he is happy with football and life in the Spanish capital
French striker Antoine Griezmann proved just why he's wanted by top clubs across Europe with a blazing shot into the top of the net to give Atletico Madrid a 2-nil win over Granada.
Antoine Griezmann struck twice as Atletico Madrid sealed their place in the last 16 of the Champions League with a 2-0 win over Galatasaray at the Vicente Calderon on Wednesday.
Atletico Madrid moved up to second in La Liga as Koke's early strike was enough to earn all three points in a 1-0 win away to Real Betis on Sunday.