Match Reports

Griezmann was involved throughout the match

La Liga: Athletic 2 – 2 Atlético

Antoine Griezmann saved a point at San Mamés for Atlético Madrid on Sunday afternoon, firing home a stunning equaliser in a tight 2-2 draw against Athletic Bilbao.

The home side turned the match on it’s head after falling behind early on to Koke’s cross that went straight in, but were denied the win by Atleti’s mercurial Frenchman ten minutes from time.

Griezmann and Gameiro celebrate the third goal

Copa del Rey: Atlético 3 – 0 Eibar

Atlético Madrid made a big step towards the Copa del Rey semi-finals on Thursday night, beating Eibar 3-0 at home thanks to goals from Antoine Griezmann, Ángel Correa and Kevin Gameiro.

The rojiblancos made a positive statement with one of their best attacking performances of the season, and will travel to Ipurúa next week with just the formalities to complete after a solid win and clean sheet.

Gaitán's early goal didn't set the tone for the match

La Liga: Atlético 1 – 0 Real Betis

It wasn’t the most memorable of matches, but Atlético Madrid made it three wins from three in La Liga on Saturday night with a 1-0 win over Real Betis at the Vicente Calderón.

Nico Gaitán’s early goal separated the two teams on a frosty night in the Spanish capital, but it was a poor game with chances few and far between and actual football almost non-existent.

Correa and Griezmann impressed in attack

Copa del Rey: Atlético 2 – 3 Las Palmas (4 – 3 agg)

Atlético Madrid’s winning streak came to an end on Tuesday, but despite two late Las Palmas goals, the rojiblancos qualified for the Copa del Rey quarter-finals 4-3 on aggregate.

Antoine Griezmann and Ángel Correa put the home side in front on two separate occasions, but a Marko Livaja double and a late winner from Mateo gave Las Palmas the 3-2 win on the night.

Players celebrate Saúl's (fortunate) opening goal

La Liga: Eibar 0 – 2 Atlético

It wasn’t pretty, but Atlético Madrid battled their way to an important 2-0 win away at Eibar on Saturday afternoon thanks to second half goals from Saúl Ñíguez and Antoine Griezmann.

After a forgettable first half, the rojiblancos dug deep after the break to take all three points, but were a little fortunate to take the lead as replays showed a clear offside on goalscorer Saúl.

Koke and teammates celebrate Atleti's opening goal

Copa del Rey: Las Palmas 0 – 2 Atlético

In their first match of the new year, Atlético Madrid took a big step towards the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey on Tuesday night with a 2-0 win away at Las Palmas.

Goals from Koke and Antoine Griezmann – his first in ten domestic matches – sealed the result, giving the rojiblancos a commanding lead to take back to the Vicente Calderón next week.

Atlético too strong for Al-Ittihad

Giménez gives Atlético comeback win in Saudi Arabia

Atlético Madrid were in friendly action on Friday night, coming from behind to win 3-2 against Saudi Arabian side Al-Ittihad in Jeddah.

Juanfran’s opener was cancelled out by a quickfire double by the home side just before half-time, before second half goals from Torres and Giménez sealed the victory.

Straightforward win for Atlético

Copa del Rey: Atlético 4 – 1 Guijuelo (10 – 1 agg)

Atlético Madrid rediscovered their goalscoring groove against Guijuelo on Tuesday night, scoring four times in the first half in a 4-1 win to seal their passage to the Copa del Rey last 16.

Nico Gaitán, Ángel Correa, Juanfran and Fernando Torres were on target against the third tier side, who scored a late consolation goal through Antonio Pino despite playing most of the game with 10 men.

Saúl's goal separates the two sides at the Calderón

La Liga: Atlético 1 – 0 Las Palmas

Having not won or even scored in the last three matches, Atlético Madrid needed a win against Las Palmas this afternoon to avoid entering a full-blown crisis ahead of the Christmas break.

It wasn’t pretty, but a second half goal from Saúl Ñíguez earned the rojiblancos a 1-0 win, the midfielder firing home just past the hour mark to ensure all three points against a strong side.

Soriano punishes dreadful Atlético defence

La Liga: Villarreal 3 – 0 Atlético

Atlético Madrid suffered their fourth league defeat of the season at Villarreal on Monday night, going down 3-0 at the hands of the Yellow Submarine on an all round night to forget.

Goals from Manu Trigueros, Jonathan dos Santos and Roberto Soriano sealed a deserved win for the home side, but they were gifted the win by a series of errors from Diego Simeone’s side.