Atletico Madrid will need to overcome the absence of Diego Costa in the decisive Copa del Rey match against Sevilla on Tuesday.
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Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone defended his players and his substitutions after a late defensive slip in Saturday afternoon's 1-1 La Liga draw.
After Diego Simeone's baffling decision to pull Diego Costa and Antoine Griezmann, errors in defence allow Girona to earn a 1-1 draw.
Antoine Griezmann found the net but Atletico Madrid failed to put pressure on leaders Barcelona as they were held 1-1 at home by Girona on Saturday.
Barcelona have denied reaching an agreement with Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann, contradicting reports which had appeared in Catalonia.
Something is off with Atletico Madrid, who need to figure how to settle into their new surroundings before it's too late.
Diego Costa's stunning return to action, full of goals, action and yellow cards, has been sorely missed at Atletico. It has been missed in Spain, too.
Atletico Madrid full-back Filipe Luis is set for an extended spell on the sidelines after sustaining a heel injury in training.
Man arrested in connection with the incident is also reported to be an Atletico fan.
Atletico Madrid star Saul Niguez said his team still believe they can turn the tie around, despite blowing a 1-0 lead to lose 2-1 at home to Sevilla.
Diego Costa rates 8/10 for Atletico Madrid while Stefan Savic graded 2/10 during loss to Sevilla at the Copa del Rey.
Sevilla scored two late goals to come from behind and beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarterfinal on Wednesday.
Diego Simeone declined to say whether Atletico Madrid deserved to win a tight game on Saturday after his side held on to beat Eibar 1-0.
Atletico Madrid won again as Jan Oblak was stout in goal and Kevin Gameiro scored the lone goal in a 1-0 win over Eibar.
Atletico Madrid were indebted to goalkeeper Jan Oblak as they closed the gap on leaders Barcelona to six points with a narrow 1-0 win at Eibar.
There's no change at No. 1 but the French leaders have made a move back to the top three. Meanwhile, Diego Costa's arrival has inspired Atletico!
Vitolo's first goal capped Atletico's scoring, as Yannick Carrasco and Diego Costa also earned high marks in the 3-0 win against overmatched Lleida.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone hailed his team's new competition for places in attack, after Tuesday evening's 3-0 Copa del Rey win.
Atletico Madrid reached the Copa del Rey quarterfinals after dealing to third-division club Lleida 3-0 and advancing 7-0 on aggregate on Tuesday.
Manchester United face a battle to convince Antoine Griezmann to move to Old Trafford if they decide to reignite their interest this summer.
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