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Diego Simeone: Atletico Madrid manager questions future

Diego Simeone took charge of Atletico Madrid in December 2011

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone says he will “start thinking” about his future with the club after Saturday’s Champions League final defeat. Atletico lost 5-3 on penalties to Real Madrid after the match at Milan’s San Siro finished 1-1 after extra time. It is the second time in three seasons Simeone’s side have lost to their La Liga rivals in ...

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Simeone silent over his eight-match ban

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Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has stayed tight-lipped on the subject of his eight-match ban, apart from saying he has “great respect” for the decision-makers in the Spanish game. Simeone’s huge suspension was the combination of four separate punishments handed down by the Spanish Football Federation on Monday after he was sent off during Friday’s Spanish Supercopa win over Real ...

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Atletico coach Simeone banned for 8 matches

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Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has been given an eight-match ban for his behaviour in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup. Simeone, 44, tapped the fourth official on the back of the head after a heated exchange during Atletico’s 2-1 aggregate win over Real Madrid. The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) banned him for four games for that act. A ...

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