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Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone says he would have done exactly the same thing as Federico Valverde after the Real Madrid midfielder’s match-saving professional foul in the Spanish Super Cup.

Diego Simeone sends message to Federico Valverde after Spanish Super Cup red card

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone says he would have done exactly the same thing as Federico Valverde after the Real Madrid midfielder’s match-saving professional foul in the Spanish Super Cup.
Barcelona’s players celebrate their goal, which was disallowed for offside, during the Spanish Super Cup semi final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on January 9, 2020, at the King Abdullah Sport City in the Saudi Arabian port city of Jeddah. – The winner will face Real Madrid in the final on January 12. (Photo by Giuseppe CACACE / AFP)

Real Madrid face Atletico as imposters gatecrash Spanish Super Cup final in Saudi

Lionel Messi has predictably been the star attraction but there will be no Clasico in Saudi Arabia this weekend, as Atletico Madrid’s defeat of Barcelona set up a clash with rivals Real Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup final on Sunday.
Lionel Messi clashed with Joao Felix during Thursday's semifinal.

Super Cup: We played like children against Atletico – Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi said Barcelona were guilty of playing like children on Thursday after Atletico Madrid staged a thrilling comeback to beat them 3-2 and set up a Spanish Super Cup final against Real Madrid.
Atletico Madrid will meet Real Madrid in the 2020 Supercopa de Espana final after defeating Barcelona 3-2 on Thursday in Saudi Arabia.

Lionel Messi blames Barcelona teammates of ‘childish mistakes’ in Super Cup semi-final defeat

Lionel Messi accused his Barcelona team-mates of making ‘childish mistakes’ in the club’s Spanish Super Cup semi-final defeat against Atletico Madrid.
Angel Correa and Felipe got the goals as Atletico Madrid battled past Levante to start 2020 with a hard-fought home victory.

La Liga: Quick-fire goals take Atletico Madrid up to third

The victory took the capital side up to third in the standings following an action-packed game in which three goals were scored in the space of five minutes.
Atletico Madrid will turn to Beijing Guoan forward Cedric Bakambu if a deal cannot be found to sign Paris Saint-Germain’s Edinson Cavani, Goal understands.

Atletico Madrid will turn to Cedric Bakambu if Edinson Cavani transfer falls through

Atletico Madrid will turn to Beijing Guoan forward Cedric Bakambu if a deal cannot be found to sign Paris Saint-Germain’s Edinson Cavani.
Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has spoken on the relationship between Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann’s relationship after the 3-1 win over the 3-1 win over Borrusia Dortmund in the Champions League at the Camp Nou.

Antoine Griezmann reveals reasons for leaving Atletico Madrid

Antoine Griezmann insists he did not leave Atletico for success at Barcelona, revealing it was for stylistic reasons as his former club is capable of winning silverware also.
Diego Simeone dismissed talk of winning the La Liga title after Atletico Madrid preserved their 100 per cent record with a last-gasp comeback against Eibar.

Diego Simeone rubbishes reports of dressing room discord at Atletico Madrid

Diego Simeone has dismissed reports suggesting he has lost the dressing room at Atletico Madrid, amid rumours he could be in line to succeed Unai Emery in the hot seat at Arsenal.
Jose Mourinho claimed that the Manchester City 'B team' has more chance of winning the Premier League this season than his former clubs Manchester United and Chelsea.

Jose Mourinho emerges second highest paid manager in the world

Jose Mourinho becomes the second-highest-paid manager in the world following his new £15million deal with Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday evening.
Diego Costa has been diagnosed with a cervical disc herniation in a fresh blow to goal-shy Atletico Madrid.

Atletico Madrid star Diego Costa ruled out for three months

Diego Costa has been diagnosed with a cervical disc herniation in a fresh blow to goal-shy Atletico Madrid.
Diego Simeone called on everyone associated with Atletico Madrid to be like horses and pull in the same direction after his side saw off Athletic Bilbao to return to winning ways in La Liga.

Diego Simeone calls for unity at Atletico Madrid

Diego Simeone called on everyone associated with Atletico Madrid to "be like horses" and pull in the same direction after his side saw off Athletic Bilbao to return to winning ways in La Liga.
Real Madrid star Casemiro house was robbed during the el-Derbi with city rivals Atletico Madrid at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium on Saturday.

Thieves rob Real Madrid star’s house during the El-Derbi

The incident happened when the Brazilian was playing for Real Madrid against Diego Simeone's men, both his wife and son were after the operation but possessions were taken from Casemiro's house.
Former Chelsea star Alvaro Morata regretted his time at the Stamford Bridge and admits he is highly delighted having quit the Premier League team.

Ex-Chelsea star regrets his time at Stamford Bridge

Former Chelsea star Alvaro Morata regretted his time at the Stamford Bridge and admits he is highly delighted having quit the Premier League team.
Diego Simeone dismissed talk of winning the La Liga title after Atletico Madrid preserved their 100 per cent record with a last-gasp comeback against Eibar.

Diego Simeone coy on Atletico Madrid’s La Liga chances

Diego Simeone dismissed talk of winning the La Liga title after Atletico Madrid preserved their 100 per cent record with a last-gasp comeback against Eibar.
Crvena Zvezda, Olympiacos and GNK Dinamo are now in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League, with the last three play-offs decided on Wednesday.

UEFA Champions League 2019/20 group stage draws

Real Madrid will face Paris Saint-Germain, while defending champions Liverpool have been paired with Napoli, Salzburg and Genk in the Champions League group stage this season.
Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak affirmed he is delighted to see Joao Felix make an instant impression at the club, and tipped the youngster to become a magnificent player in years to come.

Jan Oblak backs Joao Felix to shine at Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak affirmed he is delighted to see Joao Felix make an instant impression at the club, and tipped the youngster to become a "magnificent" player in years to come.
Joao Felix

Joao Felix shines as Atletico Madrid blanks MLS All-Stars

Portuguese teen sensation Joao Felix came off the bench to score a superb goal Wednesday as Atletico Madrid blanked the Major League Soccer All-Stars 3-0 at rain-soaked Exploria Stadium.

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