Atletico Madrid news

Simeone signs four-year deal at Atletico

March 6, 2013
By ESPN staff and Dermot Corrigan
Former Argentina international midfielder Diego Simeone has agreed a new four-year deal to remain in charge of Atletico Madrid until 2017.

Simeone has impressed since taking over Atletico in December 2011 and has led the side to sit second in the table, 11 points behind Barcelona but crucially two ahead of city rivals Real Madrid.

Under his tenure, the club have also won the Europa League and the UEFA Super Cup, while they are set to play Real in the final of the Copa Del ...

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