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Academica forward Wilson Eduardo beats Atletico Madrid back Silvio

Europa League: Académica 2 – 0 Atlético

Atlético Madrid’s historic streak of 16 consecutive victories in European competition came to an end as we suffered defeat at the hands of Académica de Coimbra. Like against Valencia on the weekend, Atleti again lost 2-0 in a game with few opportunities for either side. In the entire game we weren’t able to create any

Cata Diaz holds off Edinho

Match preview: Académica vs. Atlético

After suffering defeat at the hands of Valencia on Saturday, Diego Simeone will be trying to get Atlético back on the winning trail in Thursday’s Europa League visit to Académica. The Rojiblancos need just a point to ensure qualification to the knockout stages, but will want to keep up their excellent continental run that currently

Atletico Madrid players celebrate europa league win over Academica

Europa League: Atlético 2 – 1 Académica

11 wins in a row. 16 straight in UEFA competition and 21 games unbeaten. Those are the numbers that go with Atlético’s unbelievable streak which just goes on-and-on-and-on. On Thursday, Simeone showed faith in his reserves and the ‘B-team’ didn’t disappoint as they went three for three in the UEFA Europa League. Not a lot

Atleti train in the Vicente Calderón

Match preview: Atlético vs. Académica

Atlético Madrid will be looking to make history against Académica de Coimbra on Thursday night, in a Europa League game that manager Diego Simeone will again use to give a rest to some of the team’s bigger names. If we avoid defeat against the Portuguese side, our unbeaten run will stretch to an astounding 21

Europa League draw

Europa League groups drawn

Atlético de Madrid now know who they will face in their defence of the UEFA Europa League, as the draw for the group stage took place earlier this afternoon at the Grimaldi forum in Monaco. Ahead of tonight’s Super Cup final against Chelsea, our star striker Radamel Falcao was chosen to help with the selection,