Italian giant, Juventus continue their early spending spree this summer as they added another striker in their roster by signing Croatian international, Mario Mandzukic.
Mandzukic reportedly being signed for a 13 million pounds fee from Spanish side, Atletico Madrid, in which he scored 20 goals last season.
Barcelona are hoping to secure their first title this season by snatching all three points against Atletico Madrid this Sunday, but it won't be an easy task according to the Catalan side boss, Luis Enrique.
Real Madrid are set to face another tough challenge in their Champions League campaign with a battle against city rival, Atletico Madrid.
Keen on improving their poor record this season against Simeone's men, Ancelotti is hoping that Gareth Bale, who was rested in previous league tie, will make an important contribution just like he did in last season's Champions League final.
Another high tension encounter set to occur in Champions League quarter final tie when Atletico Madrid face up against their city rival, Real Madrid.
Both teams have met six times already this season and Atletico have the upper hand, but that situation isn't giving much insurance for Los Rojiblancos' head coach, Diego Simeone, who is expecting a different kind of contest.
Diego Simeone ended recent speculation about his future after the tactician signed an extension with Atletico Madrid to manage the Spanish club until 2020.
Speaking to the media regarding his new deal, Simeone expressed his gratitude towards everyone at Atletico who have helped him in staying at Vicente Calderon for five more years.
Atlético Madrid's Champions League campaign will be facing a stern test when they're being paired with city rival, Real Madrid for the upcoming Quarterfinals round.
Although it's being talked about a lot by the media, Atletico's head coach, Diego Simeone, stated that his not thinking about that match as just yet.
Another exciting Champions League phase set to produce plenty entertainment for football lovers, especially with two big match involving three Spanish teams.
Defending champion, Real Madrid are gearing up for another meeting with their city rival, Atletico Madrid, which was the final of last season's UCL.
Atletico Madrid secured their passage into the next round of UEFA Champions League after a dramatic penalty shoot out victory over their rival, Bayer Leverkusen.
The Spanish side's success brought a delight for their head coach, Diego Simeone, noting that it was a very difficult and tight battle.
Bundesliga outfit, Bayer Leverkusen are facing a tough Champions League tie this midweek as they're battling against last season's runners up, Atletico Madrid.
Knowing what they will be up against, Leverkusen's head coach, Roger Schmidt admitted that his team are the underdog for that tie, but that doesn't mean they will go down easily.