Tag: Atletico Madrid

Newcastle United boss Eddie Howe hopes Kieran Trippier signing will attract other players

Kieran Trippier on Friday became Newcastle’s first signing under the club’s new Saudi-led ownership, with manager Eddie Howe saying he hopes his arrival will pave the way for more additions to their relegation-threatened squad. The 31-year-old full-back has returned to the Premier League from Atletico Madrid for an undisclosed fee, which is understood to be […]

Kieran Trippier signing for the first time under new Saudi owners of Newcastle United

Kieran Trippier has signed with Newcastle United for an undisclosed fee.© Twitter Newcastle United announced on Friday they have signed Kieran Trippier from Atletico Madrid, with the England international becoming the first arrival under the club’s new Saudi-led ownership. The 31-year-old full-back has moved back into the Premier League for an undisclosed fee, which is […]

Diego Simeone joins the stellar cast in a decade or more at the helm of the top-tier club

Diego Simeone celebrated 10 years of Atletico Madrid on Thursday, a rare achievement in the feverish field of top-level football management. The achievement is even more remarkable given Atlético’s track record prior to the arrival of Argentina in 2011. The Spanish side’s previous boss, Jesus Gil, is passing through 37 coaches in his 16 years […]

La Liga: Barcelona’s Young Guns seal late win over Elche, Atletico Madrid undo Sevilla

Barcelona are again looking to top La Liga’s top four after 19-year-old Nico González emerged victorious as the late winner, before Atletico Madrid were beaten by Sevilla. Nico’s strike came after 22-year-old Ferran Jatgala’s full debut, and 17-year-old Gavi had earlier given Barca a two-goal lead at the Camp Nou. But Elche scored twice in […]