Atlético Madrid striker Fernando Torres: “We are nothing if we are not a team. As a team we can beat anyone.” Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

Atlético Madrid must rely on their renowned teamwork to get past Bayern Munich in Tuesday’s Champions League last-four clash as they bid to reach a se(...)

Luois van Gaal and Jose Mourinho during a farewell match for Franz Beckenbaeur. Photo: Getty Images

José Mourinho expects to be contacted formally by Manchester United about becoming their next manager should they fail to qualify for the Champions Le(...)

 Arturo Vidal watches on as Saul Niguez scores Atlético Madrid’s winner against Bayern Munich. Photograph: Getty

Now that we are all living in a Leicester City world, it is hard to watch the Champions League without wondering how its snazziest participants will c(...)

Atletico’s Saul Niguez celebrates his side’s opening goal of the Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich. Photo: Francisco Seco/AP

Atlético Madrid 1 Bayern Munich 0 The road to Milan must go via Munich yet, but it was Atlético who emerged from Madrid in the lead, the scarves st(...)

Phil Neville is consoled by David Beckham after giving away a crucial penalty against Romania at Euro 2000. Photograph: Getty

Euro 2000: England 2 Romania 3 June 20th 2000 Two years on from David Beckham’s kick on Diego Simeone, the resultant red card and England’s exit fro(...)

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi looks despondent as Valencia’s players celebrate a goal in tjeir La Liga clash at the Nou Camp. Photo: Albert Gea/Reuters

Gerard Piqué leapt into the air, the ball heading past Keylor Navas and into the net. Fifteen days later, he collapsed to his knees as the ball went (...)

Atletico Madrid’s players celebrate their win during the Champions League quarter-final second leg at the Vicente Calderon stadium. Photograph: Getty Images

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique fears his side’s shock elimination from the Champions League could disturb their bid to retain the La Liga title as th(...)

Atletico’s Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring their second goal to knock Barcelona out of the Champions League. Photo: Reuters

Atletico Madrid 2 (3) Barcelona 0 (2) The slogan that hung from bridges and balconies all over Madrid read “Never stop believing” and Atlético neve(...)

Luis Enrique’s men will defend a 2-1 lead at the Vicente Calderon but head into the tie on the back of successive defeats in La Liga to Real Madrid and Real Sociedad.

Barcelona head to Atletico Madrid for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final aiming to show their campaign is still on track for domes(...)

 Diego Simeone: ‘I can’t say what I want … I need to think about what I’m saying so I don’t say anything I shouldn’t.’ Photograph: Afp

Diego Simeone and Filipe Luís both hinted Luis Suárez was lucky to remain on the pitch after the Uruguayan scored twice as Barcelona came from behind (...)