We are facing one of the most even starts to the season in recent times in LaLiga. Several teams tied on points at the head and very little distance between the first and the tenth, making it clear that this year there is much more equality than usual in the domestic competition.
Chelsea signed Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez on loan on transfer deadline day with an option to buy the 26 year old for £30million. Saul Niguez has revealed he joined Chelsea because Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel intends to play him in his preferred central midfield position. “Chelsea have guaranteed me to play in my position (midfield), but whether or not I play, we will see,” Sal added.
A mixture of factors, the economic urgencies of Barcelonas, the desire of Simeones to have him again and, why not, also the players who want to return to Atlético with Cholo have managed to carry out an operation that seemed impossible due to time, complexity and almost to surrealism.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone gave an update on Luis Suarez’s fitness ahead of their Champions League match against RB Salzburg. Suarez trained away from the Atletico squad ahead of Tuesday’s Group A meeting with Salzburg in the Spanish capital. Although the 33-year-old still made Simeone’s 23-man team despite this turn of events. Not much has been said on his exact condition, but ‘Cholo’ is hopeful his striker could start at the Wanda Metropolitano. “He’ll be in the squad,” Simeone confirmed
Atletico Madrid's opponent in the Kings Cup, Leon's stylistic coach José Manuel Aira attended the pre-match press conference with Atletico yesterday. "I think Cholo changed Atletico ’s history because Atletico had a lot of problems before Simone joined. They even relegated to West B. I myself played against Atletico Atletico at that time. Simone All this changed, he made Atletico Madrid a championship team. Atletico Madrid entered the UEFA Champions League final and won the league and the UEFA Champions