Atletico Madrid 3-0 Valladolid: Alvaro Morata, Antoine Griezmann and Mario Hermoso nab for the hosts

Atletico Madrid 3-0 Valladolid: Alvaro Morata, Antoine Griezmann and Mario Hermoso nab for the hosts

Atletico Madrid (4-1-4-1): Oblak, Molina, Witsel, Hermoso, Mandava, Koke, Correa, Llorente, Lemar, Griezmann, Morata Subs: Grbic, Kondogbia, De Paul, Depay, Saul, Felipe, Ferreira Carrasco, Diez Roldan, Aleman, Barrios, Moreno Ojeda Goals: Morata, Griezmann, Hermoso Manager: Diego Simeone  Valladolid (5-3-2): Masip, Olaza, Torres, Yamiq, Sanchez, Perez, Piano, Aguado, Perez, Leon, Weissman Subs: Feddal, Plata, Malsa, Guardiola,…

Alvaro Morata reveals his wife is in intensive care after suffering complications during childbirth

Alvaro Morata reveals his wife is in intensive care after suffering complications during childbirth

Spain striker Alvaro Morata reveals his wife is out of intensive care in Madrid and on the mend as he posts picture of mother and baby together after she suffered complications during the birth of their fourth child Alvaro Morata’s wife suffered complications after giving birth the their child Alice Campello and Spanish international Morata…

Spain 1-1 Germany – PLAYER RATINGS as Dani Olmo, Alvaro Morata and Niclas Fullkrug shine

Spain 1-1 Germany – PLAYER RATINGS as Dani Olmo, Alvaro Morata and Niclas Fullkrug shine

Spain and Germany could only play out a tense 1-1 draw on a crucial night of World Cup action that leaves Group E on a knife edge. Alvaro Morata looked to have all but fired Spain into the last-16 after coming off the bench in the second half, only for Germany to respond with their…

Alvaro Morata avoids a ‘serious injury’ in huge boost for Spain ahead of World Cup

Alvaro Morata avoids a ‘serious injury’ in huge boost for Spain ahead of World Cup

Alvaro Morata avoids a ‘serious injury’, after the striker limped off during Atletico Madrid’s 3-2 defeat to Cadiz in LaLiga… as Spain boss Luis Enrique receives a huge boost ahead of the World Cup next month Alvaro Morata limped off during Atletico Madrid’s 3-2 loss to Cadiz on Saturday There were fears the injury was…

Former Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi hits out at ex-boss Antonio Conte

Former Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi hits out at ex-boss Antonio Conte

Michy Batshuayi SLAMS former boss Antonio Conte for his treatment at Chelsea… claiming the Italian ‘constantly contradicted himself’ and ‘fooled him far too often’ over his playing role when the pair were at Stamford Bridge Michy Batshuayi played under Antonio Conte for two seasons at Chelsea  The Belgian striker was limited to just 32 league…

Real Sociedad 1-1 Atletico Madrid: Diego Simeone’s men stutter in LaLiga as Sociedad earn draw

Real Sociedad 1-1 Atletico Madrid: Diego Simeone’s men stutter in LaLiga as Sociedad earn draw

Real Sociedad 1-1 Atletico Madrid: Diego Simeone’s men stutter in LaLiga as Alvaro Morata’s early goal is cancelled out by Umar Sadiq’s equaliser for Sociedad Alvaro Morata nets early goal for Atletico Madrid against Real Sociedad in LaLiga Soceidad’s Umar Sadiq equalised in the second half with a close range header Atletico goalkeeper Jan Oblak forced…

Rangers won’t fear Liverpool: CHRIS SUTTON’s verdict on every group in the Champions League draw

Rangers won’t fear Liverpool: CHRIS SUTTON’s verdict on every group in the Champions League draw

The Champions League group stage draw on Thursday night threw up plenty of interesting match-ups, historic clashes and tantalising plotlines.  Liverpool face a tough test with a historic Battle of Britain against Rangers, fellow English sides Chelsea, Tottenham and Manchester City all have a good shot at topping the group, while Barcelona and Bayern clash…

Chelsea are considering past transfer flop Alvaro Morata as alternative to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Chelsea are considering past transfer flop Alvaro Morata as alternative to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Chelsea ‘are considering past transfer flop Alvaro Morata’ as an alternative to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, claims a remarkable report from Spain… as the Blues refuse to meet Barcelona’s £21m asking price Chelsea are eyeing a move for former striker Alvaro Morata this summer window The 29-year-old failed to make an impact in previous spell at Stamford…

Manchester United turn to Lyon star Moussa Dembele to solve Erik ten Hag’s search for new striker

Manchester United turn to Lyon star Moussa Dembele to solve Erik ten Hag’s search for new striker

Manchester United ‘turn to Lyon star Moussa Dembele’ to solve Erik ten Hag’s desperate search for a new striker – with Alvaro Morata not keen on joining and after ending their pursuit of Marko Arnautovic due to a fan backlash Manchester United are interested in a move for Lyon striker Moussa Dembele Erik ten Hag…

Atletico Madrid striker Alvaro Morata ‘seen as a genuine possibility’ for Manchester United

Atletico Madrid striker Alvaro Morata ‘seen as a genuine possibility’ for Manchester United

Alvaro Morata ‘is a genuine possibility for Manchester United’… as boss Erik ten Hag tries to solve striker problem crisis at Old Trafford with £30m Atletico Madrid forward Striker Alvaro Morata seen as a ‘genuine possibility’ for Manchester United Spaniard has been on loan at Juventus from Atletico Madrid for two seasons Morata, 29, has played…

Manchester United ‘offered chance to sign former Chelsea flop Alvaro Morata’

Manchester United ‘offered chance to sign former Chelsea flop Alvaro Morata’

Man United are ‘offered the chance to sign former Chelsea flop Alvaro Morata’ with Erik ten Hag ‘looking for a striker happy with a bench role’ to sit behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Anthony Martial Atletico Madrid are looking to part ways with Spanish striker Alvaro Morata The Spaniard has spent the last two seasons out…

CHRIS WHEELER: Manchester United’s clash with Atletico Madrid was anything but a friendly

CHRIS WHEELER: Manchester United’s clash with Atletico Madrid was anything but a friendly

CHRIS WHEELER: A friendly against Atletico Madrid is one of football’s great contradictions… this was not a stroll in the Oslo sunshine for Man United and Anthony Martial’s injury could have implications for Cristiano Ronaldo Manchester United suffered a 1-0 defeat against Atletico Madrid on Saturday   Fred saw red while in-form forward Anthony Martial picked…

Manchester United lose to a Joao Felix goal in pre-season loss to Atletico

Manchester United lose to a Joao Felix goal in pre-season loss to Atletico

A friendly against Atletico Madrid is one of football’s great contradictions, and it was no surprise to see Manchester United dragged into a rather niggly pre-season battle with Diego Simeone’s side as they were beaten by a late Joao Felix goal at the Ullevaal Stadion. The Brazilian was one of 10 substitutions made by Atletico…