Matchday Live

Rostov haven't lost at home since May 2015 (Wikipedia)

Matchday LIVE: Rostov vs. Atlético

Having won their opening two matches, Atlético Madrid can take a huge step towards qualification to the Champions League round of 16 with a win against Rostov in Russia tonight.

The hosts are playing against Spanish opposition for the first ever time, but despite being debutants in the tournament they are expected to provide a difficult, hostile test for Simeone’s men.

Club Atletico de Madrid v Bayer 04 Leverkusen - UEFA Champions League Round of 16

Matchday LIVE: Atlético vs. Granada

It’s top vs. bottom in La Liga this evening, as Atlético Madrid welcome strugglers Granada to the Vicente Calderón in a game that is crucial to both teams for different reasons.

New manager Lucas Alcaraz faces a tough first match of what is his third spell in charge of the visiting side, who are still winless so far this season. Atleti know that nothing other than three points will keep them on top for another week.

All eyes on Mestalla for lunchtime La Liga action

Matchday LIVE: Valencia vs. Atlético

After their Champions League heroics against Bayern Munich, it’s back to La Liga action on Sunday for Atlético Madrid with a lunchtime kick-off against Valencia at Mestalla.

The rojiblancos can go top of the table – for a few hours at least – with a win over Los Che, who have found form since sacking manager Pako Ayesteran. Diego Godín misses out with an ankle injury.

The Vicente Calderón is expectant

Matchday LIVE: Atlético vs. Bayern

Atlético Madrid host Bayern Munich in the Champions League tonight, just five months on from knocking the German side out at the semi-final stage last season.

Both sides won their opening matches and will be looking for a win to go top of the group, as Diego Simeone takes on old adversary Carlo Ancelotti once again in Europe.


Matchday LIVE: Atlético vs. Deportivo

Atlético Madrid face Deportivo La Coruña at the Vicente Calderón on Sunday afternoon, and can move up to third in La Liga with a win after Real Madrid’s draw at Las Palmas last night.

Diego Simeone has opted to rotate for the match ahead of the midweek clash with Bayern in the Champions League, giving Ángel Correa his first start of the season after his equaliser at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

All to play for in the Camp Nou tonight

Matchday LIVE: Barcelona vs. Atlético

Atlético Madrid are looking for their first win at the Camp Nou in over ten years this evening, taking on champions Barcelona in a crucial early season clash.

Both teams will be desperate for the three points having lost ground on leaders Real Madrid already in the table, in what promises to be an intriguing tactical battle between two of the top sides in Europe.

Attacking line-up for Atleti against Sporting

Matchday LIVE: Atlético vs. Sporting Gijón

Atlético Madrid host Sporting Gijón on Saturday afternoon, looking to build on the momentum from last week’s win over Celta Vigo as they work their way up the La Liga table.

It’s a must win game for Cholo’s men, but the visitors have enjoyed a successful start to the season with two wins and a draw so far, and proved tough opponents for Atleti last year.

Chances were few and far between when the teams met back in February

Matchday LIVE: PSV Eindhoven vs. Atlético

Here we go again. Atlético Madrid embark on a new Champions League campaign tonight, and are back on familiar territory with a difficult trip to the Philips Stadion to face PSV Eindhoven.

Cholo’s men were held to two goalless draws by the Dutch champions last season before prospering on penalties. With Griezmann, Gaitán and Gameiro starting, they’ll be hoping to come back this time with a win.

Three points much needed for both teams this afternoon

Matchday LIVE: Celta vs. Atlético

Atlético Madrid are back in La Liga action on Saturday lunchtime, travelling to Balaídos in search of their first win of the season against Celta Vigo.

The rojiblancos have underwhelmed with two draws in their opening two matches, and need a win to relieve some pressure against a Celta side also in desperate need of three points.

Butarque ready to stage it's first La Liga match (Estadios de Futbol)

Matchday LIVE: Leganés vs. Atlético

Having faltered in the dying moments of their opening match against Alavés last week, Atlético Madrid will be looking for their first three points of the season against Leganés tonight.

The home side come into the match on a high, having won on their La Liga debut at Celta on Monday. Griezmann returns for Atleti as they become the first ever top flight visitors to the Butarque stadium.