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Simeone has lost his soldiers but not his bite

Liverpool will come up against a decidedly familiar iron will when they face Atleti

CR’s show hardly electrifying

I’m hammered — by endless rain, power outages and Cyril’s sabotage performance

Boost to women’s football in Spain sparks fresh power battle

The idea supporters might watch their women's team, in the same ground and just as often, as the men's side, remains a distant concept in Europe

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Women’s football deserves a cult

Give a decent location and a little promotion, and the crowds will flock to watch

Man United, Barcelona marquee match of exciting quarterfinals

It’s an all-English clash as City draw Spurs, while Ajax are rewarded with clash against Ronaldo’s Juventus

Ronaldo lifts Juventus into Champions League quarterfinals

The Portuguese star pulled out a spectacular performance and scored thrice to help Juventus overcome a 2-0 first leg deficit against Atletico Madrid.

Balance of power shifts in La Liga

Julen Lopetegui has big boots to fill, Messi hopes big signings will pay off and Atlético snaps at top two’s heels

90-minute escape. Then reality

Joy! Atlético slammed Real Madrid. But then came a real orgy of violence – Marikana

Six new signings to watch in La Liga this season

Here are some of the new signings to keep an eye on in Spain this season

Atlético a nuisance to their rivals

Diego Simeone has taken the club to new heights and the relentless coach is ready for La Liga

Agüero eyes Eric Brook’s City record

The Argentinian forward is just two goals short of the 177 tally that has stood unbeaten for 78 years

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