January was a great month for Atletico de Madrid, which has won four of five games played. For great sadness of the fans, “los cochoneros” lost against Barcelona F.C. team, missing the opportunity to be just one point below Real Madrid in the table of La Liga BBVA. After this month, Atletico still third in the leaderboard with 44 points; to 4 points behind Real Madrid and 3 points behind Barcelona team. Below Atletico team are Valencia with 41 points, Sevilla with 39 points and Villareal with 38 points.
January has been a month of celebrations and reunions. Fernando Torrres “el niño Torres” has returned to the team. His spectacular performance against Real Madrid in Copa del Rey competition have earned him the acclaim of the fans.
In February, Atletico de Madrid will be facing Celta and Sevilla as the visitor team and Almeria at home. The first match of the month will be the city derby against Real Madrid in Santiago Bernabeu Stadium on Saturday. 7th at 4:00 p.m. Get your tickets NOW!
Almeria and Celta teams do not represent a threat to El Cholo Simeone’s team. By contrast, matches against Sevilla and Real Madrid can jeopardize the stable position of Atletico in the leaderboard. Losing against Sevilla team would draw on the table with Valencia, and losing against Real Madrid would erase the chances of winning La Liga 2015.
The Europe’s Champion League start with the second round on February. The first match of Atletico de Madrid in this stage of the competition will be against Bayer Leverkusen on February, 25th, in the Bay Arena in the city of Leverkusen, Germany. The second leg will be at the Vicente Calderon Stadium on March 17th at 8:45 p.m. Buy your tickets in advance.
Atletico de Madrid La Liga matches in February 2015
- Saturday 7th at 4:00 p.m. Atletico de Madrid – Real Madrid in Vicente Calderon Stadium.
ATLETICO MADRID 4 – REAL MADRID 0 (Tiago 13′, Saúl 18′, Griezmann 66′ and Mandzukic 89′)
- Sunday 15st at 9:00 p.m. Celta – Atletico de Madrid.
CELTA 2 – ATLETICO MADRID 0 (Nolito 58′ and Orellana 71′)
- Saturday 21th at 8:00 p.m. Atletico – Almería U.D. in Vicente Calderon Stadium. Buy tickets now!
ATLETICO 3 – ALMERIA 0 (Mandzukic 13′, Griezmann 20’and Griezmann)
- Sunday March, 1st at 9:00 p.m. Sevilla – Atletico de Madrid.
SEVILLA 0 – ATLETICO 0
Atletico de Madrid Champions League matches in February 2015
There won’t be any Champions League matches on Vicente Calderon Stadium this month. The next Atletico’s Champion League February, 25th, against Bayer Leverkusen in the Bay Arena. Atletico and B. Leverkusen will be playing the second leg match on March 17th at 8:45 p.m.
BAYER LEVERKUSEN 1 – ATLETICO 0 (Calhanoglu 56′)