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 (...)

Manchester City’s Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini (left) consoles Vincent Kompany as he leaves the pitch injured last wednesday. Photograph: Getty.

Manuel Pellegrini has described Manchester City‘s quarter-final draw with Paris Saint-Germain as “difficult“ but is happy the club has avoided Barcel(...)

Atletico Madrid players celebrate their shootout win over PSV. Photograph: Afp

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Jackson Martinez has joined Guangzhou Evergrande for €42 million. Photograph: Epa

The Colombia striker Jackson Martínez has become the latest player to move to the Chinese Super League after Atlético Madrid confirmed he will move to(...)

Bayern Munich are close to signing Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal but chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says a deal is not yet done. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Bayern Munich are close to signing Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal but chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says a deal is not yet done. After aroun(...)

Atletico Madrid’s forward Fernando Torres takes part in a training session at Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid. Photo: javier Soriano/Getty Images

The first time Fernando Torres went to the Vicente Calderón to watch Atlético Madrid was just over 20 years ago, one cold day in January 1995. His g(...)

Atletico Madrid were reduced to nine men as they were beaten 3-2 by Barcelona in the Copa Del Rey quarter-final second leg at the Vicente Calderon.  (Photograph: Reuters/Sergio Perez)

This game started early – and ended early, too. By half-time Barcelona were 3-2 up at the Vicente Calderón, 4-2 up on aggregate and already into the s(...)

Two Paris St Germain fans were taken to hospital after being stabbed after Wednesday night’s Champions League game at the Nou Camp. Photograph: /Getty Images

Two Paris St Germain fans were taken to hospital after being stabbed following Wednesday night’s Champions League match against Barcelona at the Nou C(...)

Atletico Madrid’s Diego Simeone has been heavily linked to the Manchester City job following the English club’s woeful start to the campaign. Photograph: Andreas Hillergren/Epa

Diego Simeone has poured cold water on speculation linking him with a move away from Atletico Madrid, insisting he is happy at the club and that he(...)