On Saturday Atlético presented the 2012/2013 team to their home crowd at the Vicente Calderón. In the first friendly at home the Colchoneros beat Peruvian side Allianza de Lima 3-0 through goals by Arda, Borja and Pedro. While some players are still unavailable to Diego Simeone, this was the first chance for the Atleti faithful
Atlético Madrid B’s run of 5 draws has ended with a 2-1 defeat against Celta B. The B-team had every right to be upset with the result, because they had seen two goals disallowed and were denied a clear penalty. The young Rojiblancos weren’t focussed in the first half and were two goals down at
After falling to Real Madrid Castilla last week, Atlético B again were unlucky not to win. Against Tenerife the boys got plenty of opportunities, but the woodwork prevented us from scoring on three occasions. Atleti’s topscorer Pedro Martín was incredibly unfortunate as all three attempts came from his foot.
Atlético Madrid B are climbing up the table with a 2-0 victory away at UB Conquense. Milinko Pantic’ youngsters are unbeaten in five and are now 6th in the table, only three points away from the spots that qualify for the promotion play-offs at the end of the season.