Sunday, August 24, 2014
The Rojiblancos will still be buzzing after their Supercopa de Espana triumph against Real Madrid, but Diego Simeone will be concerned by the three-day turnaround.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
The Croatia striker scored the winning goal in the Supercopa de Espana as his replacement at Bayern Munich failed to find the net against Wolfsburg
The France international believes the Supercopa triumph is just the start of another successful campaign but has stressed the team will not get carried away.
Friday, August 22, 2014
The defender has played down the impact of his side's Supercopa de Espana defeat to its city rival.
With the Argentine set to depart and Cristiano Ronaldo struggling for fitness, coach Carlo Ancelotti saw his side surrender a trophy it was expecting to win on Friday.
The Italian says the Argentine was left out of the Supercopa defeat at the hands of Atletico Madrid due to a "technical decision"
The midfielder is delighted with Atletico Madrid's dream start to the season and says his side can cope with the loss of key players this summer.
Mario Mandzukic's early strike was enough to guide the hard-working Rojiblancos to the Supercopa title for just the second time in their history against their arch rivals.
The Croatia striker scored after just two minutes, and his goal proved enough to see off Carlo Ancelotti's side at the Vicente Calderon.
Goal's Peter Staunton and Kris Voakes discuss the burning questions remaining in the final weeks of the window.
The two city rivals fight it out for the Supercopa de Espana on Friday night as the Rojiblancos once again look to make light of a huge financial deficit.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
After their late equalizer at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday, the Rojiblancos need only a scoreless draw at the Vicente Calderon to claim their first trophy of the season.
Spain's top teams have been busy strengthening over the summer and Goal takes a look at how they will compete over the next nine months.
The coach fears Atletico has little chance of pulling off another shock league win in the new season
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The Colombia international is confident that he will find the net on a regular basis this term and hopes Cristiano Ronaldo will soon return to the pitch.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The Mexican didn't score in his cameo against Real Madrid, but there were signs he's set to play a big part for the Liga champion.
James netted his first goal for his new club at the Bernabeu, but a late equalizer from Raul Garcia for hardworking Atleti made things interesting for the next leg.
James Rodriguez put the Champions League winner in front, but an equalizer from Mario Suarez just minutes later set up what should be a tense second leg.
Diego Simeone's side sold several of its best players but also has worked hard to renew its squad since winning La Liga last term and will be a force again.
Two of 2013-14's top five forwards have jumped ship but with Luis Suarez and Mario Mandzukic added into the mix, expect the goals to flow in 2014-15