Atletico Madrid should be able to sign players in the summer after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) hears their appeal against a FIFA transfer ban, the club's lawyer has said.
In January 2016, Atletico and Real Madrid were banned from all transfer activity during the summer and winter windows after FIFA found they had broken laws on the international transfers of players aged under 16.
Both clubs appealed to the CAS, and Real Madrid had their punishment halved in December, meaning they can...
Antoine Griezmann has again insisted he is "happy" at Atletico Madrid, amid interest from Manchester United.
Sources have told ESPN FC that Griezmann, 26, is United's top transfer target this summer, with the Premier League club prepared to spend big to sign him from Atletico.
"My future? I only care about what happens on the pitch," Griezmann...
Back in my Top 10, Atletico Madrid are finding form at the right time. As well as making the last eight of the Champions League, they have closed the Liga gap on third-placed Sevilla, who they beat 3-1 at the weekend, to just two points.
To see where Atletico Madrid fit in Shaka Hislop's full rankings, as well as which clubs made the list this week and which dropped out, click here.
This article first appeared on ESPN FC on January 20, 2017.
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