One of La Liga’s most anticipated fixtures is Atletico Madrid versus Barcelona which takes place, as the sun rises up in Spain on Saturday. Living the shadows of city rivals and world football giants, Real Madrid, Diego Simeone’s men have become strong contenders for the La Liga title.
As the Indian Super League (ISL) season one came into limelight, a certain Sourav Ganguly’s franchise stole the headlines for their association with Atletico de Kolkata - so much so that the franchise's christening was also done on lines of the Spanish club.
The association between the two clubs has grown with Atletico de Kolkata conducting their pre-season in Spain. The bond grows stronger with this Fernando Torres video, reaching out to Kolkata fans to support them when the Rojiblancos come up against Lionel Messi and co.