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Euroamericana cup in tow, Atlético return to Spain

A week after falling to Estudiantes (1-0) in Buenos Aires in the opening match of their Copa Euroamericana campaign, Atlético overturned their record in the first edition of the Latin America-based friendly tournament by successively defeating Peru’s Sporting Cristal (1-0), on Wednesday night, and Uruguay’s Nacional (2-0), on Sunday night. Organised by satellite service provider

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Atlético storm back after early slip-up in Colombia

Atlético kept their Colombian form intact after struggling early on at a largely empty Atanasio Girardot Stadium in Medellín, coming back against local side Nacional in Wednesday night’s 2-1 friendly victory. After about two minutes of play, Sílvio failed on the coverage of Nacional striker John Freddy Pajoy, who fooled Atleti goalkeeper Sergio Asenjo into

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Atlético to head back to the Americas

Atlético have confirmed that they will be crossing the Atlantic once again for two friendlies, having completed a post-season tour in Colombia just this past May. This time, they will lock horns with Atlético Nacional of Medellín in a return to the land of Rojiblanco star Radamel Falcao on the 1st of August, and with