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Maurizio Sarri Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri struggles to spark misfiring Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri must solve Chelsea’s striker crisis as his spluttering side bid to get back on track against Newcastle on Saturday.
Gary Neville has praised the job Mauricio Pochettino has done at Tottenham given the difficulties he has had to put up with this season and says the club must do everything they can to keep him.

Mauricio Pochettino: Title-chasing Tottenham can’t be compared to Atletico Madrid

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino claimed Spurs winning the Premier League would be a bigger achievement than Atletico Madrid's 2014 LaLiga triumph.
Alvaro Morata Chelsea

Alvaro Morata injury could make Maurizio Sarri enter January transfer window

Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri is likely to assess the attacking talent on offer in the January transfer window after Alvaro Morata suffered an injury this week.
Atletico Madrid's Spanish forward Diego Costa (down) gestures in pain during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Club Brugge at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on October 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO

Diego Costa out for three months due to foot surgery

Former Chelsea and Spanish striker Diego Costa will undergo foot surgery and is expected to be sidelined for several weeks.
Atletico Madrid's Spanish forward Diego Costa (down) gestures in pain during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Club Brugge at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on October 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO

Diego Costa to undergo foot surgery in Brazil

According to a statement by his Club, Atletico Madrid, the surgery was an effort to speed Costa's recovery from the pain in his left foot ever since suffering a broken metatarsal back in 2006.
Diego Costa celebrates Atletico Madrid's late equaliser against Girona. JOSEP LAGO-AFP-Getty Images

Atletico Madrid salvage draw at Girona with late own goal

Atletico Madrid's La Liga title ambitions suffered a setback on Sunday as they drew 1-1 away at Girona, only averting a first league defeat since September thanks to a late own goal by Jonas Ramalho.
Ousmane Dembele

Ousmane Dembele salvages FC Barcelona late draw at Atletico Madrid

Frenchman Ousmane Dembele’s 90th-minute strike rescued FC Barcelona a point at Atletico Madrid in a 1-1 draw on Saturday which kept the Catalans top of the Spanish La Liga.
Atletico Madrid's Diego Godin

Diego Godin: I hope Atletico Madrid comeback win propels La Liga title challenge

Atletico Madrid match-winner Diego Godin said he hoped his team's last gasp comeback 3-2 La Liga victory over Athletic Bilbao on Saturday evening would propel his team towards a title challenge.
Diego Godin

Atletico Madrid need VAR, late Godin winner to beat Athletic Bilbao

Diego Godin scored a 91st-minute winner as Atletico Madrid twice came from behind to beat Athletic Bilbao 3-2 in La Liga on Saturday.
Atletico players celebrate at the end of the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium in Madrid on November 6, 2018. (Photo by OSCAR DEL POZO - AFP)

Atletico Madrid gain sweet revenge by cruising past Borussia Dortmund

Atletico Madrid avenged their Borussia Dortmund drubbing from a fortnight ago and revived hopes of going through top of Champions League Group A by beating the German side 2-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano on Tuesday.
Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo has said he would hope to extend his time in the Spanish La Liga with CD Leganés.

Kennth Omeruo celebrates Leganes draw against Atletico Madrid

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo, is delighted to see his Spanish club, Leganes, earn a share of spoils against title hopefuls Atletico Madrid in their LaLiga clash on Saturday.
Atletico Madrid Diego Costa

Atletico Madrid welcome Diego Costa, Stefan Savic back from injury to face Borussia Dortmund

Atletico Madrid have been given a boost ahead of their top-of-the-table Champions League clash at Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday as striker Diego Costa and defender Stefan Savic have returned to training following injuries.
Angel Correa celebrates after scoring the winner against Real Betis. RODRIGO JIMENEZ-EPA-EFE-REX-Shutterstock

Angel Correa strikes as Atletico Madrid hold off Real Betis late

Atletico Madrid defeated Real Betis 1-0 in a tight game on Sunday through a second-half strike from forward Angel Correa as coach Diego Simeone's substitutions paid off.

Injured Diego Costa misses out on Spain squad

Diego Costa was left out of the Spain squad announced by coach Luis Enrique on Thursday, ahead of games against Wales and England.
Atletico Madrid's French forward Antoine Griezmann gestures during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Club Brugge at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on October 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS

Diego Simeone: Antoine Griezmann is best in the world

Diego Simeone hailed Antoine Griezmann as the best player in the world after the Frenchman's double fired Atletico Madrid to victory over Club Brugge on Wednesday.
Real Madrid's French defender Raphael Varane (L) and Real Madrid's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois vie with Atletico Madrid's Spanish forward Diego Costa (C) during the Spanish league football match between Real Madrid CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 29, 2018. CURTO DE LA TORRE / AFP

Thibaut Courtois the key as Madrid derby ends goalless

Real Madrid's Thibaut Courtois came back to haunt Atletico Madrid as two crunch saves denied Antoine Griezmann and Diego Costa on Saturday in a goalless draw at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Diego Costa: Antonio Conte behaviour at Chelsea reason for Atletico Madrid return

Costa was unveiled as an Atletico Madrid player for the second time in December, three months after it was agreed that he would leave Chelsea in a £57 million transfer.
France's forward Antoine Griezmann walks on the pitch during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between Denmark and France at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on June 26, 2018. : AFP PHOTO : FRANCK FIFE :

Lucas Hernandez: 90% of the world believes that Griezmann’s as good as Lionel Messi,...

Lucas Hernandez has said claimed that there is belief in “90 per cent” of the footballing world that Antoine Griezmann is an equal to Lionel Messi of Barcelona and Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo.

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