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Good idea? Bad?  (AS)

Soapbox Suzy: Take back Diego Ribas, or not?

Rumours about a possible transfer of the “other Diego” are making the rounds, with the player’s father saying that an Atlético representative will meet with Wolfsburg today to negotiate his transfer back to the Manzanares.

Atletico Madrid midfielder Diego Ribas

Diego: “The club doesn’t think like Cholo”

After months of speculation, Diego Ribas spoke to COPE radio to give insight into the rumours regarding his possible return to the Vicente Calderón. The interview with COPE correspondent Pablo Bengoechea can be listened to here. Reportedly, Diego Ribas was one player Diego Simeone specifically requested be signed for the upcoming season, but it appears

Falcao in training at the Vicente Calderón

The buzz: Falcao to stay? Diego to return?

Atlético forward Falcao dismissed recent reports of an imminent €55 million transfer to Manchester United on Tuesday. “I really don’t know where this information comes from,” the striker told Colombian radio station RCN. ‘El Tigre also spoke about the media, Atlético, the Colombian national team and on becoming a father. On his relationship with the media “I

diego simeone congratulates diego ribas at atletico last season

Simeone reportedly wants Diego back at Atlético

What can be better than an undefeated season for Atlético fans? How about the return of beloved former Colchonero Diego, now back at Wolfsburg following a majestic year on loan at the Vicente Calderón? Well, if Punto Pelota co-host José María ‘Petón’ Martín’s claims are to be believed, the Rojiblanco faithful’s frustrated dream of this

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Diego: “Atlético is my present and my future”

Atlético Madrid midfielder Diego Ribas, on loan from Wolfsburg through the end of the season, gave a press conference on Thursday during a club promotional event. The 26-year-old addressed questions regarding some comments made by Werder Bremen sporting director Klaus Allofs. Allofs told German paper Bild his club would be interested in signing their former

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Diego: “Atlético and I will triumph together”

Atlético’s Diego Ribas took to the microphones of Spanish radio station Cadena SER’s ‘El Larguero’ programme for an interview Monday evening. The Brazilian explained the reasons for his decline after excelling at Porto and Werder Bremen, before assuring fans he wants to make this a “spectacular season” for them.

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A Diego for a Diego, a Dani for a Dani?

According to reports out of Italy and Spain, Atlético striker Diego Forlán appears set to join Inter Milan for a fee of €5 million, while Wolfsburg’s Diego Ribas is said to be close to finalising a move to the Vicente Calderón. Atleti have also reportedly taken Liverpool midfielder Dani Pacheco on loan with a purchase option, though he will be playing at Rayo Vallecano this season.