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Diego Simeone pledges future to Atletico Madrid despite player exodus

Diego Simeone said he will oversee the changing of the guard as he looks to rebuild the 2014 La Liga winners, who came second this term behind runaway champions Barcelona.

Antoine Griezmann tells Atletico Madrid he is leaving the club

Antoine Griezmann is leaving Atletico Madrid and could be close to joining Barcelona next season. The France forward told Atletico on Tuesday he has decided not to stay for a sixth season with the club.


Atletico Madrid captain Diego Godin to leave club, lips sealed on next move

Diego Godin, 33, has played 387 times for Atletico since joining from Villarreal in 2010, scoring 27 goals - including famously clinching the club's first La Liga title in 18 years with a header in a 1-1 draw at Barcelona in 2014.

Atletico Madrid slump to biggest defeat of season against ruthless Espanyol

Atletico Madrid fell to their heaviest league defeat of the season as they were crushed 3-0 by Espanyol on Saturday, missing the chance to mathematically guarantee they finish second in La Liga ahead of neighbours Real Madrid.

La Liga: Atletico Madrid win, keep Barcelona from clinching title

With a 3-2 win over Valencia on Wednesday, Atletico cut Barcelona's lead to nine points and kept the Catalan club from clinching the title _ at least until the weekend.

La Liga roundup: Barcelona beat Real Sociedad, keep big lead

Days after beating Manchester United to reach the Champions League semifinals, Barcelona turned its focus to the Spanish league and defeated Real Sociedad 2-1.


Diego Costa refuses to train after Atletico Madrid fine him for verbal outburst: Report

Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa refused to train on Thursday after being told that his club was to fine him for a verbal outburst in a recent defeat by Barcelona, Spanish newspapers including AS, El Pais and Marca reported.

Diego Costa refuses to train after Atletico Madrid fine him for verbal outburst: Spanish media

Diego Costa has been banned for eight La Liga games by the Spanish Football Federation for verbally abusing referee Jesus Gil Manzano when he was sent off during the 2-0 loss at Barcelona on April 6.

La Liga Preview: Atletico Madrid visit Barcelona with last chance to make title run

Atletico visits Barcelona on Saturday to try to keep alive its hopes of challenging for the Spanish league title and finishing a disappointing season on a high note.

Alvaro Morata injury adds to Atletico Madrid striker woes before Barcelona clash

Atletico Madrid forward Alvaro Morata is almost certainly out of Saturday's top-of-the-table clash at La Liga leaders Barcelona.