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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.

Diego Simeone to face tough challenge without Antoine Griezmann, Diego Godin

Simeone will begin next season facing the difficult challenge of keeping Atletico competitive after the departure of its biggest star, Antoine Griezmann, and other players who have been key to the team's success in recent years.


Cristiano Ronaldo charged by UEFA for gesture mocking Diego Simeone

UEFA has charged Cristiano Ronaldo for a provocative gesture mocking Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone after Juventus eliminated the Spanish club from the Champions League.

Doubts about Diego Simeone surface after Atletico Madrid's defensive tactics fail

Atletico Madrid's embarrassing performance in a 3-0 loss to Juventus on Tuesday, a result that eliminated the club in the round of 16 of the Champions League, gives some fuel to those who think Atletico could be playing differently.

Diego Simeone fined over goal celebration against Juventus

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has been fined 20,000 euros ($22,486) for a provocative goal celebration in their 2-0 Champions League win over Juventus.

Diego Simeone believes emotion could decide Super Cup clash with Real Madrid

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone says emotion rather than technical ability could decide the fate of the UEFA Super Cup derby against Real Madrid.


FIFA Best Coach Awards: Didier Deschamps, Zinedine Zidane named in list of nominees

FIFA shortlisted 11 names for the Best FIFA Men's Coach award and ten names for Best FIFA Women's Coach award.

Diego Simeone calls on UEFA to change away-goals rule

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has called on UEFA to change the away-goals rule, suggesting sides playing the second leg away have an unfair advantage.

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone handed Europa League final touchline ban

Diego Simeone has already served one match of the ban after watching from the stands on Thursday as Atletico beat Arsenal 1-0 in the second leg to advance to the final.

Lionel Messi plays like he is playing on the streets, says Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone

Lionel Messi's stinging set-piece strike in the 26th minute gave Barcelona a 1-0 win in a tight game of few chances, lifting the Catalans eight points ahead of Atletico at the top with 11 games remaining.