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Filipe Luis against Getafe

The red and white aftermath: Match Day 30

Atlético managed to take home a point despite finishing with nine players on the field in Getafe on Sunday. The scoreless bout will lend a lot of credence to the theory that there’s a lack of motivation in Rojiblanco land. There was always going to be some concern about Atleti’s ability to create chances coming

Arda Turan

The red and white aftermath: Match Day 1

Overall it was a positive start to Atlético’s post-Diego era. Los Rojiblancos’ injury-stricken squad showed promising signs in Levante that their struggles on the road could be a thing of the past, outplaying their opponents for most of the match and dominating possession (68%), though they were only able to take a single point back

atletico midfielder oliver torres

Óliver: “I hope I never wake up from this dream”

Teenage Atlético cantera product Óliver Torres is creating quite the buzz among the Colchonero faithful. An in-depth interview of the 17-year-old that appeared in Marca on Sunday is just another testament to the attention he has commanded on the back of his dazzling play in the recent U-19 European Championship with title-winners Spain – coupled with