Atlético Madrid coach Diego Simeone: will be back prowling the touchline at the Calderon after serving a ban. Photograph: Carlos Hidalgo/EPA

Atlético Madrid could be without captain Gabi for Wednesday night’s match at home to Juventus, coach Diego Simeone has said.The influential midfielder(...)

Former soccer star Diego Maradona (L) presents Pope Francis with an Argentina national soccer jersey during a special audience held in the Vatican before a special interreligious “Match for Peace” tonight. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters.

For the first time since he slipped out like a thief in the night back in April 1991, former Argentine superstar Diego Armando Maradona takes to the p(...)

 Atletico Madrid’s Argentine  coach Diego Simeone (left) has been banned for eight games. Photograph: Juan Carlos Hidalgo / EPA

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has been handed an eight-game ban by the Spanish Football Federation following his actions during Friday’s Superc(...)

Malcolm Glazer: controversial owner never won over supporters. Photograph: Doug Benc/Getty Images

Manchester United owner Malcolm Glazer has died, it has been announced. He was 85. News of the businessman’s death was announced via a statemen(...)

The weekend before last, the two teams who contested last year’s Champions League final met in the German Cup Final in Berlin. FC Bayern agains(...)

Atletico Madrid’s striker Diego Costa walks off the pitch after the final practice session of his team at the Luz stadium one day ahead of the Champions League soccer final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid in Lisbon. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

There will be some who complain that the European Cup final was never meant to be contested by two teams from the same city, but tonight’s Madrid derb(...)

 Diego Simeone, coach of Club Atletico de Madrid, celebrates after winning the La Liga after the match between FC Barcelona and Club Atletico de Madrid at Camp Nou  in Barcelona, Spain. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

In sport as in life, you don’t always get what you deserve. There is a popular piece of circular logic which says the team that finishes top of the le(...)

Diego Simeone is thrown in the air by his Atletico Madrid  players after winning the La Liga on Saturday. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

The fighting spirit Atletico Madrid have shown all season meant coach Diego Simeone never doubted they would come from behind to draw 1-1 against Barc(...)

Atletico Madrid coach  Diego Simeone  is thrown in the air by his players after winning the La Liga title after their 1-1 draw against Barcelona  at the Nou Camp. Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Barcelona 1 Atletico Madrid 1: A towering Diego Godin header secured Atletico Madrid the draw they needed against Barcelona at the Nou Camp and a fir(...)

Atlètico Madrid coach Diego Simeone: Photograph: Getty Images

There was a moment late in the penultimate game of the season last weekend when Atlético Madrid’s assistant coach, Óscar Ortega, began to celebrate th(...)