Spotlight on mentally fragile Alvaro Morata in Madrid derby
Thursday, February 7, 2019, 9:29 PM
Atletico Madrid striker Alvaro Morata will be the focal point of Saturday's Spanish capital derby as he make his home debut against neighbours Real Madrid, where he began an eventful career which has never truly taken-off. Atletico have also ceded ground to Real, who have won their last four league fixtures and will leapfrog their neighbours should they come out winners in the derby.
Martins on target as Atletico scrape cup win at Sant Andreu
Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 11:51 AM
Gelson Martins netted his first goal for Atletico Madrid to help Diego Simeone's side scrape a 1-0 win at fourth-tier Sant Andreu on Tuesday in a Copa del Rey round of 32 first-leg match. Close-season signing Martins broke the deadlock after 33 minutes, the lively Portuguese winger bundling home after a quick team move that saw him break through the middle.