Tag Archives: Atletico Madrid

Di Matteo: Any manager would want Falcao

Roberto Di Matteo has hinted that Chelsea may need to sign a striker in January and expressed his admiration for Radamel Falcao
Roberto Di Matteo has hinted that Chelsea may need to sign a striker in January and expressed his admiration for Radamel Falcao

Chelsea boss Roberto Di Matteo claims that ‘any manager’ would love to buy Radamel Falcao and have him at their club, and mentioned that Chelsea may well be looking to buy a striker in the January transfer window. Continue reading Di Matteo: Any manager would want Falcao

Falcao dreams of playing for a different club

How many clubs are interested in signing you, Falcao?
How many clubs are interested in signing you, Falcao?

Atletico Madrid forward Ramadel Falcao refuses to rule out a transfer away from his current club when the opportunity arises, and knows he is in the middle of ongoing speculation that he may join city rivals Real Madrid or move to the Premier League. Continue reading Falcao dreams of playing for a different club

Ronaldo covered in blood after elbow to the face, but played on to score in Madrid’s victory over Levante

Eye am still the best: Cristiano Ronaldo managed to score for Real Madrid despite suffering a nasty injury to his left eye against Levante
Eye am still the best: Cristiano Ronaldo managed to score for Real Madrid despite suffering a nasty injury to his left eye against Levante

Cristiano Ronaldo was left covered in blood after he suffered a nasty cut to his face, before scoring a brilliant effort that helped his side to a 2-1 victory against Levante¬†at the heavily waterlogged Estadi Ciutat de Valencia. Continue reading Ronaldo covered in blood after elbow to the face, but played on to score in Madrid’s victory over Levante

Ronaldo fed up with Messi comparisons and claims anyone can win Ballon d’or

Cristiano Ronaldo has become tired of constant comparisons with Lionel Messi and claims Drogba, Falcao, Xavi and Iniesta could all win Ballon d'Or
Cristiano Ronaldo has become tired of constant comparisons with Lionel Messi and claims Drogba, Falcao, Xavi and Iniesta could all win Ballon d’Or

Cristiano Ronaldo is becoming fed up with constantly being compared with Barcelona ace Lionel Messi and insists it’s not just a race between those two players to win the Ballon d’Or. Continue reading Ronaldo fed up with Messi comparisons and claims anyone can win Ballon d’or

Bad night for Spanish clubs in Europa League as they all fail to win

Thumbs up from Wilson Eduardo as he scored a brace and sent Atletico Madrid crashing to a 2-0 defeat
Thumbs up from Wilson Eduardo as he scored a brace and sent Atletico Madrid crashing to a 2-0 defeat

It was a night to forget for the clubs representing La Liga in the Europa League group stages, as Atletico Madrid and Athletic Bilbao both suffered defeats and Levante were held to a draw by FC Twente.  Continue reading Bad night for Spanish clubs in Europa League as they all fail to win

Barcelona pull away at the top as Atletico Madrid slip up

Barcelona celebrate yet another goal and another victory in La Liga this season, this time beating Celta Vigo 3-1 at Camp Nou
Barcelona celebrate yet another goal and another victory in La Liga this season, this time beating Celta Vigo 3-1 at Camp Nou

Barcelona finally managed to shrug themselves away from the chasing Atletico Madrid and go three points clear at the top of La Liga after winning 3-1 over recently promoted side Celta Vigo.

Tito Vilanova’s formidable side’s victory means it’s now nine wins out of 10 for the league leaders, who have started the 2012/13 at a furious pace and refuse to let up. Continue reading Barcelona pull away at the top as Atletico Madrid slip up