Win, win, win and – if necessary – win again. That is what Atlético have to do if they are to claim their first La Liga title in 18 years this season. The team know that three more victories are needed from their last 4 games to secure top spot, although as usual, the only game that matters right now is the next one.
Freshly arrived in Madrid, José Sosa passed his medical on Thursday and is set to begin his six-month loan spell at Atlético. The Metalist attacking midfielder had previously played for countryman Diego Simeone when ‘El Cholo’ coached Estudiantes.
Spanish football clubs open their stores and get creative with their bank accounts as the January transfer window has opened. Teams can use the entire month to sign and register new players for the second half of the season. Day-by-day we’ll keep you up to date on the latest juicy transfer rumours.