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Atletico Madrid midfielder Raul Garcia against Viktoria Plzen

Europa League: Viktoria Plzeň 1 – 0 Atlético

Just like the previous time Atlético lost in the league, a defeat was followed by another loss in the Europa League some days later. On Thursday night, Atlético wasn’t able to bounce back from the disappointing derby defeat and fell to Viktoria Plzeň, who overtook Atlético to take the top spot in Group B of

Atleti looking to return to winning ways

Match preview: Viktoria Plzeň vs. Atlético

After derby defeat, Atleti now travel to the Czech Republic to tie up the formalities of the Europa League group stage and looking to claim top spot against fellow qualifiers Viktoria Plzeň. Simeone has again rested the star names for the trip, in what will reportedly be the last time we see the second string

Cebolla celebrates his winning goal

Europa League: Atlético 1 – 0 Viktoria Plzeň

Atlético Madrid left it very late against Viktoria Plzeň on Thursday night, but a last minute thunderbolt from Cristian Rodríguez made sure that our European winning run continued. In a thoroughly uninspiring game with very little to report on, it was the one moment of real class that separated the two teams, with the red

Pre-match press conference

Match preview: Atlético vs. Viktoria Plzeň

Atlético return to Europa League action on Thursday, with Czech outfit Viktoria Plzeň travelling to Madrid to provide the opposition for our first home match of this year’s competition. Like in the first match day against Hapoel, the game will be used as another opportunity to rest some of our stars and give minutes to

Europa League draw

Europa League groups drawn

Atlético de Madrid now know who they will face in their defence of the UEFA Europa League, as the draw for the group stage took place earlier this afternoon at the Grimaldi forum in Monaco. Ahead of tonight’s Super Cup final against Chelsea, our star striker Radamel Falcao was chosen to help with the selection,