Home Tag Archives: diego simeone (page 6)

Tag Archives: diego simeone

Highlights: Atletico Hose Real

Well who saw that one coming? Atletico four, Real Madrid, zero.  Real Madrid left this one with 1 shot on target but one has to wonder how they would have done had Cristiano Ronaldo been playing…oh no wait, he was. There will surely be an inquest behind the scenes at the Bernabeu after that performance. Four goals without reply. Atletico …

Read More »

Who Could Legitimately Replace Wenger At Arsenal?

The #WengerOut brigade are unlikely to have been put off by Arsenal’s recent easy victory over Galatasaray. They want Arsene Wenger gone. But realistically who could Arsenal possibly get instead?    Whether you’re #WengerIn or #WengerOut you’re probably getting pretty sick of the debate. In fact, is it even a debate? Anyone familiar with Arsenal Fan TV will no doubt have …

Read More »

Graham Cummins Column: Time For Change at Arsenal

Exeter City Striker Graham Cummins gives us his thoughts on Arsenal, Arsene Wenger & the need for change in the red half of North London.  How much more can Arsenal fans take of Arsene Wenger? Inconsistency, rewarded with trophy less season is all that Arsenal supporters can look forward to. Granted Arsenal did win the FA cup last season but …

Read More »

Real Madrid Preparing To Sell “Their Best Player”

Atletico Madrid’s manager Diego Simeone hailed Angel Di Maria’s performance in last night’s 1-1 draw in the Spanish Super Cup and claimed that he is Real Madrid’s best player. Simeone hailed the influence of his Argentine compatriot after the game stating that Di Maria is Madrid’s best player. “The game changed with Di Maria. It’s logical – he’s the best player they have.’ Simeone …

Read More »

Chelsea To Land Rising Star?

Things are quiet at the Bridge at the moment with Jose Mourinho claiming all the pieces are in place for the upcoming season, however there are a few issues yet to be resolved; cover at midfield, fighting off Atletico Madrid’s approach for Andre Schürrle and sorting out the goalkeeping berth. Jose Mourniho is interested signing French youngster Adrien Rabiot, according to The Express. The 19-year-old  player …

Read More »

Will Real Madrid finally claim the elusive Décima?

Two  bitter  city  rivals  contesting  the  greatest  club  prize  is  a  fitting  way  for  the  2013/14  Champions  League  campaign  to  end. Atletico  Madrid’s  hostilities  with  Real  Madrid  have  been  renewed  with  full  intensity  in  recent  years , thanks  to  the  former’s  ascendancy  into  a  trophy-winning  outfit. Atletico Madrid’s  La  Liga  triumph , secured  at  the  weekend  with  a  draw  at …

Read More »

Five World Cup Goalkeepers for Diego Simeone to Watch

Everyone can agree that Atletico Madrid’s now famed La Liga triumph was one of many highlights in this year’s season. A team full of players not playing for themselves, but for the team. One of their key players was Thibaut Courtois, who had an outstanding year, and at 22 is already one of the best shot stoppers in Europe. With …

Read More »

Balance is key in “Tiki-Taka” vs “Parking the Bus” debate


Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich and Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea both suffered different yet very similar exits in the second-leg of the Champions League semi-finals during the week. Guardiola suffered his biggest ever managerial defeat as his side got trounced 4-0 (5-0 on aggregate) at the Allianz arena in Munich by Real Madrid. Mourinho also suffered a rare defeat at Stamford Bridge at the …

Read More »