Arsenal vs Atletico Madrid: Diego Costa set to be unleashed on Gunners in Europa League semi-final first leg

Arsenal vs Atletico Madrid: Diego Costa set to be unleashed on Gunners in Europa League semi-final first leg

The former Chelsea striker, 29, has recovered from a hamstring injury. Atletico boss Diego Simeone, who is about to replace Arsene Wenger as the longest-serving manager among Europe’s top clubs, talked of his “admiration” for the Frenchman. But he then threatened to…

Arsene Wenger admits he was sacked by Arsenal as he prepares for the Europa League semi-final against Atletico Madrid

Arsene Wenger admits he was sacked by Arsenal as he prepares for the Europa League semi-final against Atletico Madrid

The Gunners boss will end his 22-year reign in charge of the club at the end of the season after his shock departure was announced last week. When his exit was first revealed, Arsenal released a statement saying the decision was mutual…

Arsenal blow as Diego Costa IS included in Atletico Madrid's travelling party for Europa League semi-final — despite Diego Simeone ruling former Chelsea striker out

Arsenal blow as Diego Costa IS included in Atletico Madrid's travelling party for Europa League semi-final — despite Diego Simeone ruling former Chelsea striker out

The former Chelsea man picked up a hamstring injury during the quarter-final second leg clash at Sporting Lisbon. Atletico boss Diego Simeone had raiosed Arsenal hopes that he would be out after earlier saying: "The doctors will inform us but I think it…

Real Sociedad 3 Atletico Madrid 0: Substitute Juanmi bags a brace as Diego Simeone's side throw away chance to move clear of Real Madrid

Real Sociedad 3 Atletico Madrid 0: Substitute Juanmi bags a brace as Diego Simeone's side throw away chance to move clear of Real Madrid

Diego Simeone's side threw away the chance to move six points clear of La Liga rivals Real Madrid. Willlian Jose opened the scoring in the first half after the visitors were caught on the back-foot as Adnan Januzaj charged down the wing….

Arsenal fans fume over £79 Atletico Madrid away ticket prices with Gunners charging Europa League opponents just £37.50 for home leg

Arsenal fans fume over £79 Atletico Madrid away ticket prices with Gunners charging Europa League opponents just £37.50 for home leg

The Gunners take on the Spanish club on May 3 in the second-leg of their semi-final at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium. However supporters were shocked to find out they must spend over £80 including the booking fee to go and watch what…

Fernando Torres says Atletico Madrid vs Arsenal will be a party

Fernando Torres says Atletico Madrid vs Arsenal will be a party

Fernando Torres pledged every game in his Atletico Madrid farewell will be “a party” – including the Europa League semi-final with Arsenal. The former Liverpool and Chelsea striker scored his 100th La Liga goal in the 3-0 win over Levante. The World…

Atletico Madrid general manager reveals there have been no approaches for Antoine Griezmann… despite reported Barcelona interest

Atletico Madrid general manager reveals there have been no approaches for Antoine Griezmann… despite reported Barcelona interest

Clemente Villaverde said there has been no talk surrounding a summer move with Atleti continuing to cling onto their star. Griezmann's release clause drops from £174million to £87m on July 1, with La Liga leaders Barca monitoring the French star's situation. On…

Sporting 1 Atletico Madrid 0 (agg 1-2): Fredy Montero's strike is not enough as Diego Simeone's side secure spot in Europa League semi-finals

Sporting 1 Atletico Madrid 0 (agg 1-2): Fredy Montero's strike is not enough as Diego Simeone's side secure spot in Europa League semi-finals

Colombian ace Fredy Montero bagged the only goal of the evening, but Diego Simeone's side were saved by their two-goal advantage from the first leg. Sebastian Coates came close to opening the scoring for the home side, but Jan Oblak pulled off…

Real Madrid 1 Atletico Madrid 1: Antoine Griezmann cancels out Cristiano Ronaldo's volley as Diego Simeone's side remain second

Real Madrid 1 Atletico Madrid 1: Antoine Griezmann cancels out Cristiano Ronaldo's volley as Diego Simeone's side remain second

The ex-Manchester United forward broke the deadlock with a stunning volley, before the 27-year-old fired home from close range four minutes later. Ronaldo spurned the first chance of the match in the ninth minute, as Jan Oblak got down low to prevent…

Sporting Lisbon president suspends 19 first-team players

Sporting Lisbon president suspends 19 first-team players

Sporting Lisbon have just six senior first-team players available for their Portuguese League clash against Pacos Ferreira on Sunday after the club president suspended 19 of the squad. Bruno de Carvalho branded his players "spoiled children" following Thursday’s 2-0 Europa League quarter-final…