Real Madrid's low key summer transfer window is set to come under even more criticism, as FIFA has rejected the appeals lodged by Real and Atletico Madrid against the transfer bans imposed on them.
As Diego Simeone is set to continue his tenure as Atletico manager, we look at the path ahead for the Argentinean.
Atletico Madrid's star in the Champions League final may find himself plying his trade at Arsenal next season.
Despite the minor injury concerns surrounding Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Atletico Madrid skipper Diego Godin, the Champions League final is set to feature two full-strength teams from the Spanish capital.
Ronaldo brushed off any injury concerns after limping out of a training session ahead of the Champions League final against Atletico on Saturday.
According to latest reports in English media, Liverpool FC are keen on signing Atletico Madrid’s 29-year-old striker Mario Mandzukic in the summer. The Premier League side have been in search of a quality striker due to the lack of goals from its current strike force. Madzukic currently at Atletico Madrid, has now emerged as a possible target for Liverpool. Atletico Madrid bought Mandzukic from Bayern Munich last summer for a bargainable price of €22 million after he became out of favour at the club due to Robert Lewandowski’s arrival. The striker has had a decent outing with the Spanish side in his debut season, scoring 12 goals in 28 La Liga appearances. But it is believed that Diego Simeone is not content with Mandzukic’s performance and is planning to rope in Aston Villa’s Belgian forward Christian Benteke. Benteke’s future at Villa Park is under scrutiny as several top clubs have shown interest in the striker. The 24-year-old striker is reportedly considering a move […]
All Spanish football competitions will be suspended later this month in a strike that could ‘indefinitely’ affect La Liga and the Copa del Rey in the final weeks of the 2014-15 season. The strike, set to begin with penultimate round of La Liga games next weekened, originates from a disagreement over television rights with the Spanish football federation unhappy with the government over a revenue distribution dispute. As it stands there are just three games left to play in the Spanish top tier, with Barcelona leading Real Madrid by two points at the summit, while Barca are also set to face Athletic Bilbao in the cup final on May 30. All matches from the May 16 start date of the strike will be suspended including the showpiece Copa Del Rey final at the Nou Camp at the end of the month. This weekend’s fixtures, including Barcelona vs Real Sociedad and Real Madrid vs Valencia will not be affected. The vital […]
Premier League leaders Chelsea could continue strengthening in the summer as they’ll want to challenge on the European stage after dominating the League and the League Cup this season. Here is a selection of transfer rumors involving Chelsea in the last few days.
Thierry Henry criticised Javier Hernandez for his celebration against Atletico de Madrid last night in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final clash.
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