Atletico Madrid's new stadium will officially be called the "Wanda Metropolitano," the La Liga club have confirmed.
Atletico first announced plans in 2009 to move from the centrally located Estadio Vicente Calderon to a new home in the former athletics stadium La Peineta on the outskirts of the city.
The project has been hit by various setbacks over the years, but funding from Chinese conglomerate Wanda Group has solidified the club's finances, and Atletico are now aiming to start the 2017-18 season...
France coach Didier Deschamps believes Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann could win the Ballon d'Or when the prize is awarded on Monday.
While Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been the sole victors of the honour in the last eight years, Griezmann's impressive 2016 gives him a chance.
After firing 32 goals as Atletico finished third in La Liga last season and reached the Champions League final, Griezmann, 25, ended Euro 2016 as top scorer as hosts France finished runners-up to Portugal.
Atletico Madrid left-back Filipe Luis has been sidelined with a thigh injury, the Spanish club have announced.
Luis, 31, sustained the injury during Atletico training on Wednesday and had to depart the session.
The Brazil international underwent tests on his thigh on Thursday, although it is not yet known how long he will be out for.
"Filipe Luis suffers a grade II muscle injury of the semimembranosus muscle of the back of the left thigh," an Atletico statement read.
"Our player, who had to leave...
Alvaro Dominguez is considering taking legal action against former club Borussia Monchengladbach for medical negligence.
The former Spanish defender this week announced his retirement at the age of 27 because of severe back problems that had prevented him from playing regularly in the last two years.
Dominguez underwent two back operations in the past 14 months and blames Monchengladbach, the club he joined in 2012 from Atletico Madrid, for not taking his medical condition seriously.