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Saul Niguez

Born: November 21, 1994 (age 23)

Height: 6'0" (184cm)
Weight: 11st 14lb (76kg)

Hometown: Elche, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Midfielder
Team: Atletico Madrid (no. 17)
Saul Niguez for Atletico Madrid on October 22, 2014
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Career History
Youth2006-2008Real Madrid
2008-2010Atletico Madrid
Senior2010-2013Atletico Madrid B
2012-Atletico Madrid
→ 2013-2014Rayo Vallecano (loan)
Sports Mole has 277 articles about Saul Niguez. Articles 1 to 40:
Sergio Ramos reacts during the Nations League game between Spain and England on October 15, 2018
How Spain could line up against Croatia
Sports Mole looks at how Spain could line up in Thursday's UEFA Nations League clash with Croatia.
17:22
Gabriel Jesus scores from the spot during the Champions League group game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on November 7, 2018
Champions League Team of the Week - Gabriel Jesus, Gareth Bale, Riyad Mahrez
Sports Mole selects its Champions League team of the week for matchday four, including Gabriel Jesus, Riyad Mahrez and four Real Madrid players.
Nov 8, 11:39
Raheem Sterling celebrates with Kieran Trippier after scoring the opener during the Nations League game between Spain and England on October 15, 2018
Result: England stun Spain with memorable victory in Seville
England produce one of their best away performances in recent memory to beat Spain 3-2 in their UEFA Nations League clash at the Estadio Benito Villamarin in Seville.
Oct 15, 21:42
Spain's Rodrigo scores their second goal past England's Jordan Pickford during the UEFA Nations League match on September 8
Preview: Spain vs. England - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole looks ahead to Monday's UEFA Nations League showdown between Spain and England, including team news, predictions and a full match preview.
Oct 13, 20:34
Spain midfielder Marco Asensio celebrates scoring during his side's Nations League clash with Croatia on September 11, 2018
How Spain could line up against England
Sports Mole looks at how Spain could line up for Monday's UEFA Nations League showdown with England in Seville.
Oct 13, 19:12
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Saul Niguez: 'I want to retire at Atletico Madrid'
Spain midfielder Saul Niguez reveals that he wants to 'retire' at Atletico Madrid in a huge blow to the likes of Barcelona and Manchester United.
Oct 10, 13:10
Raphael Varane and Dani Carvajal hold off Diego Costa in the Madrid derby between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on September 29, 2018
Result: Atletico hold Real in goalless Madrid derby
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid play out a goalless derby at the Bernabeu as both sides fail to take advantage of Barcelona's dropped points earlier in the day.
Sep 29, 21:38
Spain midfielder Saul Niguez celebrates scoring during his side's Nations League clash with Croatia on September 11, 2018
Saul Niguez: Joining Real Madrid is "unthinkable"
Saul Niguez says that it would be "almost impossible" to swap Atletico Madrid for Real Madrid, as he prepares for Saturday's clash between the rival clubs.
Sep 29, 12:20
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring for Atletico Madrid on September 25, 2018
How Atletico Madrid could line up against Real Madrid
Ahead of Saturday's Madrid derby at the Bernabeu, Sports Mole looks at how Atletico Madrid could line up against Real Madrid.
Sep 27, 13:38
Gareth Bale celebrates scoring for Real Madrid on August 19, 2018
Combined XI: Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid
Ahead of Saturday's Madrid derby at the Bernabeu, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the two squads of Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid.
Sep 27, 12:58
Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema scores the equaliser during his side's UEFA Super Cup clash with Atletico Madrid on August 15, 2018
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's Madrid derby between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid.
Sep 27, 12:28
Spain midfielder Saul Niguez celebrates scoring during his side's Nations League clash with Croatia on September 11, 2018
Saul Niguez 'has no desire to leave Atletico Madrid'
Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez does not want to leave the Wanda Metropolitano under any circumstances, according to a report.
Sep 17, 13:15
Spain midfielder Saul Niguez celebrates scoring during his side's Nations League clash with Croatia on September 11, 2018
Manchester United 'prepared to meet Saul Niguez buy-out clause'
Manchester United are reportedly prepared to spend £134m on Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez.
Sep 13, 23:55
Spain midfielder Marco Asensio celebrates scoring during his side's Nations League clash with Croatia on September 11, 2018
Result: Luis Enrique's new-look Spain rout World Cup runners-up Croatia
Marco Asensio stars with a goal and four assists as Spain shock World Cup runners-up Croatia with a 6-0 hammering in their UEFA Nations League encounter in Elche.
Sep 11, 21:42
Spain midfielder Marco Asensio celebrates scoring during his side's Nations League clash with Croatia on September 11, 2018
Live Commentary: Spain 6-0 Croatia - as it happened
Relive how Spain rediscovered their swagger with a 6-0 rout of World Cup finalists Croatia, with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates from the Estadio Martinez Valero.
Sep 11, 18:45
Nacho celebrates after putting his side in front during the World Cup group game between Portugal and Spain on June 15, 2018
Nacho: 'Saul Niguez is a great player'
Real Madrid defender Nacho hints that he wants his side to move for Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez.
Sep 9, 23:18
England's Luke Shaw lies on the pitch after sustaining an injury during the UEFA Nations League match against Spain on September 8, 2018
England provide Luke Shaw injury update
Manchester United defender Luke Shaw "is awake and alert" and will be closely observed overnight after picking up a head injury during England's 2-1 defeat to Spain.
Sep 8, 23:01
Spain's Rodrigo scores their second goal past England's Jordan Pickford during the UEFA Nations League match on September 8
Result: Spain overcome England at Wembley
Spain come from behind to record a 2-1 win over England in their UEFA Nations League opener at Wembley.
Sep 8, 21:44
Spain's Rodrigo scores their second goal past England's Jordan Pickford during the UEFA Nations League match on September 8
Live Commentary: England 1-2 Spain - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the UEFA Nations League clash between England and Spain from Wembley Stadium, which finished 1-2.
Sep 8, 18:45
Sergio Ramos in action for Spain on September 2, 2017
How Spain could line up against England
Sports Mole looks at how Spain could line up for Saturday's UEFA Nations League clash against England at Wembley.
Sep 6, 15:53
Barcelona defender Jordi Alba in action during his side's La Liga clash with Eibar on February 17, 2018
Barcelona full-back Jordi Alba omitted from Spain squad
Barcelona left-back Jordi Alba is absent from Luis Enrique's first Spain squad ahead of the UEFA Nations League fixtures against England and Croatia.
Aug 31, 22:36
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann in action during the 2018 Europa League final on May 16, 2018
Result: Antoine Griezmann fires Atletico Madrid past Rayo Vallecano
Atletico Madrid pick up their first win of 2018-19 season courtesy of Antoine Griezmann's solitary strike against newly-promoted Rayo Vallecano.
Aug 25, 21:07
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa celebrates after opening the scoring in the UEFA Super Cup match against Real Madrid on August 15, 2018
Diego Costa hails Atletico Madrid "cojones"
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa talks up the importance of his side's UEFA Super Cup victory over Real Madrid and insists that they can beat anyone in the world.
Aug 16, 20:14
Atletico Madrid celebrate winning the UEFA Super Cup on August 15, 2018
Result: Atletico Madrid beat Real Madrid to win Super Cup
Atletico Madrid win the UEFA Super Cup with a 4-2 victory over Real Madrid after extra time as Julen Lopetegui's reign as Los Blancos boss gets off to a losing start.
Aug 15, 22:36
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa celebrates with teammates after opening the scoring in the UEFA Super Cup match against Real Madrid on August 15, 2018
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 2-4 Atletico Madrid - as it happened
Relive Atletico Madrid's 4-2 win over Real Madrid as Diego Simeone's side win the 2018 UEFA Super Cup against their city rivals.
Aug 15, 19:00
Luka Modric in action for Real Madrid on May 6, 2018
Team News: Luka Modric left out for Real Madrid's Super Cup clash against Atletico Madrid
Luka Modric is left out of Real Madrid's starting lineup to face Atletico Madrid.
Aug 15, 18:49
Fernando Hierro at the World Cup European playoff draw on December 1, 2018
Preview: Iran vs. Spain - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted XIs, team news and a full match preview for the World Cup fixture between Iran and Spain in Group B.
Jun 18, 11:55
Saul Niguez in action for Spain Under-21s against Italy Under-21s on March 27. 2017
Saul Niguez picks out Spain's 2018 World Cup rivals
Spain midfielder Saul Niguez says that Germany, Brazil and France will be his nation's three main rivals to triumph at the 2018 World Cup.
May 24, 22:02
Saul Niguez in action for Spain Under-21s against Italy Under-21s on March 27. 2017
Saul Niguez eyeing starting role for Spain
Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez vows to "make things difficult" for Spain boss Julen Lopetegui when it comes to selecting his starting XI for the 2018 World Cup.
May 24, 13:25
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Preview: Marseille vs. Atletico Madrid - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Europa League final as French side Marseille take on two-time winners Atletico Madrid at the Groupama Stadium in Lyon.
May 14, 18:49
Arsene Wenger during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United on April 22, 2018
Saul Niguez hails 'legendary' Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger
Saul Niguez claims that Arsenal need more than "good football" if they are to challenge for European honours following the Gunners' 2-1 aggregate loss to Atletico Madrid.
May 4, 13:34
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone calls for togetherness against Arsenal
Diego Simeone issues a rallying cry ahead of Atletico Madrid's home match against Arsenal after resting key players for the win over Alaves.
Apr 29, 21:50
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Europa League group game between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade on November 2, 2017
Live Commentary: Arsenal 1-1 Atletico Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as 10-man Atletico Madrid claim a 1-1 draw at Arsenal in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final tie.
Apr 26, 19:05
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid slip up to leave Barcelona on brink of La Liga title
Atletico Madrid fail to make up substantial ground on Barcelona at the top of La Liga as they play out a goalless draw with Real Betis at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Apr 22, 21:39
Saul Niguez in action for Spain Under-21s against Italy Under-21s on March 27. 2017
Arsenal 'show Saul Niguez interest'
Arsenal will consider a move for Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez at the end of the season, according to a report.
Apr 12, 11:35
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Result: Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid share the spoils
Antoine Griezmann cancels out an effort from Cristiano Ronaldo as Atletico Madrid come from behind to draw 1-1 with Real Madrid in La Liga.
Apr 8, 17:03
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid edge past Deportivo La Coruna
Atletico Madrid move four points clear of third-placed Real Madrid in La Liga courtesy of a 1-0 win over struggling Deportivo La Coruna.
Apr 1, 21:38
Fernando Torres in action for Atletico Madrid in April 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid soar into Europa League quarters by thrashing Lokomotiv Moscow
Atletico Madrid thrash Lokomotiv Moscow 5-1 at the RZD Arena to complete a comprehensive 8-1 aggregate victory in their Europa League last-16 tie with the Russian outfit.
Mar 15, 17:52
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Live Commentary: Lokomotiv Moscow 1-5 Atletico Madrid - as it happened
Relive how Atletico Madrid made a Europa League statement with a 5-1 thrashing of Lokomotiv Moscow, courtesy of Sports Mole's live updates from the Russian capital.
Mar 15, 15:00
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Diego Simeone: 'Atletico Madrid were superior in victory over Lokomotiv Moscow'
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone claims that his side were "superior" after brushing aside Lokomotiv Moscow in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 clash.
Mar 8, 22:43

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona1273234181624
2Sevilla1272324141023
3Atletico MadridAtletico12651168823
4AlavesAlaves127231712523
5Espanyol126331610621
6Real Madrid126242016420
7Real Valladolid1245399017
8Levante125251819-117
9GironaGirona124531314-117
10Real Sociedad124441514116
11Getafe124441110116
12Real Betis124441215-316
13EibarEibar124351218-615
14Celta Vigo123542220214
15Valencia1228289-114
16Villarreal122551113-211
17Athletic Bilbao121741319-610
18Leganes12246916-710
19Rayo Vallecano121471425-117
20Huesca121381025-156

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