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Real Madrid down Atletico to win Spanish Super Cup

01 January, 2020 12:01 pm 12:01 pm

JEDDAH (Reuters) – Real Madrid were crowned winners of the first edition of the revamped Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, beating city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in a penalty shootout following a goalless draw after extra time in a tense final. The crucial moment in the game came when Real midfielder Federico … Read More


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Felix at the double as Atletico down Juventus

08 August, 2019 10:24 am 10:24 am

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Record signing Joao Felix scored two first-half goals for Atletico Madrid as they secured a 2-1 win over Juventus in the International Champions Cup at the Friends Arena. Although the vast majority of fans in the crowd seemed to be more interested in seeing his fellow Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo, Felix opened the … Read More


Barca, Atletico scrape past La Liga new boys

08 August, 2018 9:35 am 9:35 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Barcelona and Atletico Madrid were both made to work hard for narrow 1-0 victories over newly-promoted duo Real Valladolid and Rayo Vallecano . Ernesto Valverde’s side were second best for large parts of their visit to the Jose Zorilla, however a second half strike from Ousmane Dembele ultimately proved the difference. Valladolid … Read More


Atletico take sweet revenge on Real to lift Super Cup

08 August, 2018 9:41 am 9:41 am

TALLINN (Reuters) – Atletico Madrid finally got their own back on Real Madrid in European competition by lifting the UEFA Super Cup , snatching a 4-2 win over their city rivals thanks to goals from midfielders Saul Niguez and Koke in extra time. Diego Costa gave Europa League holders Atletico a dream start against Champions … Read More