All posts tagged "saul niguez"

Saúl and Giménez celebrate against Eibar

Saúl and Giménez taking lead roles for youthful Atleti

When Atlético Madrid beat Eibar 3-1 this past Saturday, they did so with the average age in the starting XI being roughly 23 years-old.

Although Fernando Torres’ 100th career goal stole the headlines on the day, the game solidified the fact that José Giménez and Saúl Ñíguez are showing fans of los Rojiblancos that the future’s looking bright.

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Atlético B win first pre-season friendly

Atlético de Madrid B played their first friendly of the season yesterday, beating Colmenar 1-3. Newcomers Saúl and Hermosa came up with the goals as Antonio Rivas’ men got the season off to a great start. Atlético C also played a friendly match. They beat Marchamalo 2-0 with goals from Dani and Pedro.