Gameiro scores hat-trick in under 5 minutes Kevin Gameiro was a man in a hurry today. The French striker came off the bench in the 61st minute today, replacing Fernando Torres as Atletico Madrid’s central striker. The score was 1-1 against Sporting Gijon when he came on. He then proceeded to score a hat-trick in […]
Atlético Madrid got an early equalizer against Celta de Vigo today when Fernando Torres tapped into his past greatness to flip an overhead strike and loft it past keeper Sergio Álvarez. Fancy! Maybe he’ll get that new contract after all. Read more...
Fernando Torres scores one of the goals of the season - and misses a penalty - before Atletico Madrid beat Celta Vigo late on.
The former Liverpool man did the unthinkable with his back to the keeper
A brilliant goal Fernando Torres still has it – at least in flashes, as Atletico Madrid found out in their game against Celta Vigo. In a fight for the top four and a goal down, Torres stepped up and scored a brilliant overhead kick to equalise. Sadly for the striker, he then took a penalty […]
Atletico 2 – Leganes 0 Atletico Madrid picked up three points in La Liga on Saturday when they beat Leganes 2-0. The Rojiblancos had former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Fernando Torres to thank, after the Spanish striker bagged a brace in the victory. Prior to Torres finding the target, Antoine Griezmann missed agains from the penalty […]
Torres to Newcastle? An incredible rumour started doing the rounds on Twitter this evening, claiming Fernando Torres was close to joining Championship club Newcastle. Given the striker’s playing time at Atletico Madrid has been significantly reduced, a move away might seem possible on the one hand. But on the other hand, it was clear when […]
It was coming to an end in a fashion that many Atletico Madrid matches have done under Diego Simeone. As the clock was running down against Eibar, the hosts were ahead by one goal—after coming back from a goal down to take that lead—and...Show More Summary
Ultimately, it was a night for Atletico Madrid and those who support them to glory in the familiar. For the second time in five months, Diego Simeone ’s side have chiselled out a 1-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the Champions League,...Show More Summary
Fernando Torres must’ve felt some kind of way about Edinson Cavani threatening to usurp El Niño’s hard-earned title as The World’s Foremost Sitter-Misser, so he went and did this: Read more...
Madrid (AFP) – Fernando Torres believes Atletico Madrid travel to Barcelona on Wednesday at just the right time after emphatically bouncing back with three wins over the past week. The showdown is the first major clash of the La Liga...Show More Summary
Torres at the Calderon on Saturday By Paul Morrissey Monday, September 19th, 2016 22:45 Torres bags a brace against Sporting Fernando Torres looks like a man reborn at Atletico Madrid these days. The Spanish striker went through a torrid time at Chelsea and AC Milan, but he’s rediscovered his mojo back at his spiritual home […]
To a sympathetic soul trying to surmise a specific and, more importantly, potentially reversible cause for Edinson Cavani’s rapid descent from Top Five Pure Striker to Fernando Torres 2.0 , the most coherent case would go something like...Show More Summary
Fernando Torres feels betrayed by Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Spanish striker Fernando Torres has slammed Liverpool for portraying him as a ‘traitor’ following his departure to Chelsea five years ago. The 32-year-old become...Show More Summary
Fernando Torres celebrating UCL win with Chelsea By Dov Rawson Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 18:06 Torres opens up about Chelsea move Now at boyhood club Atletico Madrid, 32-year-old Fernando Torres has finally opened up about his controversial £50m move from Liverpool to Chelsea in 2011. The Spanish international was quoted in a new book by Simon […]
The setting was a humble one, and the exercise was, as ever with pre-season friendlies, broadly about fitness. But there were a few things that would have warmed even manager Diego Simeone’s stony heart about Atletico Madrid’s 2-0 victory...Show More Summary
taa Fernando Torres has signed a new 1-year deal with Atletico Madrid. The 32-year-old striker expressed his delight and pride at the new deal in a video interview for the club’s channel. Having came through the ranks at Atletico, Torres became the youngest ever player to captain Atletico, and engraved his name in the club’s […]
Fernando Torres signs a new contract with Atletico Madrid after his previous deal expired last week.
Atletico Madrid and star forward Fernando Torres have agreed to a new one-year contract, ensuring the Spain international will continue his career with the Rojiblancos. The club confirmed the news on Monday via their official Twitter feed. Show More Summary