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Missed Lionel Messi penalty costs Barcelona in Cup derby defeat

Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Espanyol struck in the dying moments to consign Barcelona to their first defeat since August, 1-0 in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on Wednesday.

Barcelona confirm Arda Turan exit to Istanbul Basaksehir

Barcelona have confirmed that out-of-favour midfielder Arda Turan has linked up with Istanbul Basaksehir on a loan deal until 2020.

Atletico Madrid, Valencia breeze into Copa del Rey quarters

Atletico Madrid booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey on Tuesday after seeing off third-tier Lleida, while new signing Luciano Vietto's hat-trick fired Valencia past Las Palmas.

Diego Costa’s sizzling return reignites Atletico

Diego Costa's return to Atletico Madrid began in typically explosive fashion on Wednesday night, and his second spell in La Liga has raised hopes that his new team might challenge runaway leaders Barcelona.

Valencia sign striker Luciano Vietto on loan from Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid have loaned striker Luciano Vietto to Valencia for the rest of the season, with the deal including an option for a permanent deal.

Atletico Madrid finally unveil Diego Costa, Vitolo

Atletico Madrid unveiled new signings Diego Costa and Vitolo on Sunday as the Spanish club’s transfer ban finally comes to an end.

Diego Costa return for Atletico Madrid will boost Spain – Julen Lopetegui

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui is hopeful Diego Costa will be a big hit when he returns to play for Atletico Madrid in the New Year.

Atletico Madrid would rather lose Antoine Griezmann than Diego Simeone – club chief

Atletico Madrid would suffer more from losing head coach Diego Simeone than star forward Antoine Griezmann, according to CEO Miguel Angel Gil Marin.

Antoine Griezmann’s release clause is €200 million – Atletico

Manchester United and Barcelona have been warned they could need to splash up to €200 million to buy Antoine Griezmann this summer.

Real Madrid want Thibaut Courtois and Chelsea willing to sell

Real Madrid have told Thibaut Courtois' camp that they want to sign the Chelsea goalkeeper, and the message from Madrid is: "We're interested."

Diego Simeone promised he’ll stay at Atletico Madrid next season – president

Diego Simeone has vowed he will still be in charge of Atletico Madrid next season, according to president Enrique Cerezo.

FIFA receives Atletico Madrid complaint against Barcelona over Antoine Griezmann

Football ruling body FIFA has confirmed receiving a complaint from Atletico Madrid who say Spanish league leaders FC Barcelona have illegally contacted their forward Antoine Griezmann.

Beijing Renhe deny offer for Fernando Torres

Newly promoted Chinese Super League side Beijing Renhe have denied making an offer for Atletico Madrid forward Fernando Torres.

Atletico Madrid to report Barcelona to FIFA over Antoine Griezmann

Atletico Madrid are to report Barcelona to Fifa over an alleged illegal approach for striker Antoine Griezmann.

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