Antoine Griezmann scored his first hat-trick for Atletico Madrid as the champions came from behind to win 4-1 at Athletic Bilbao.
Mikel Rico had put the Basques ahead in the 17th minute at a highly charged San Mames, but Griezmann levelled for the champions right at the start of the second half.
Tiago Mendes then won a hotly contested penalty which Raul Garcia converted, and with...
Raul Garcia insists Atletico Madrid are firmly focused on top spot in Group A after securing UEFA Champions League last-16 […]
Raul Garcia scored the only goal of the game as Atletico Madrid made hard work of beating Segunda B side […]
Hannover 96 have struck a deal to sign highly-rated midfielder Vladimir Rankovic from Bayern Munich at the end of the […]
Atletico Madrid has signed midfielder Raul Garcia to a contract extension that ties him to the club until 2018.
Garcia has settled in at Atletico this season, scoring 14 goals in all competitions as the 27-year-old Spanish midfielder has been an effective player off the bench for Diego Simeone's squad.
Garcia joined Atletico in 2007 and has helped the club to Europa League and...
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February 17, 2014
Atletico Madrid midfielder Raul Garcia has sign a contract extension with the La Liga high-fliers that will run until June […]
Raul Garcia scored and set up Diego Costa's 21st Spanish league goal of the season on Saturday, helping Atletico Madrid rebound from a three-game losing run by beating Valladolid 3-0 at home and provisionally go top outright.
Barcelona needs a victory over Rayo Vallecano later to pull even with Atletico, while Real Madrid will have to wait until Sunday's game at Getafe to try and...
Atletico Madrid will play crosstown rival Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey semifinals after coming from behind for a 2-1 win at Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday, sending the visitors through 3-1 on aggregate.
Bilbao had yet to be beaten in 12 games at its new San Mames Stadium, and it appeared set to turn around its 1-0 first-leg loss after Aritz Aduriz scored in the 45th minute.
Atletico Madrid forward Raul Garcaa says drawing AC Milan in the first knockout round of the UEFA Champions League will delight Ghana international Sulley Muntari.
Muntari had suggested prior to the draw that Atlético Madrid were possibly the weakest of opponents in the knock-out stage, hoping they would get the Spanish side.
Asked for a response to that after the draw...
Atletico Madrid denied FC Porto a chance to reach the last 16 of the Champions League with a 2-0 victory to close out Group G on Tuesday.
Raul Garcia turned to score a tight-angled volley in the 14th minute before Diego Costa scored his 19th goal of the season in the 37th for unbeaten Atletico to finish top of the standings with 16 points.
Porto hit the woodwork several times and...
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December 11, 2013