Koke

Born: January 8, 1992 (age 24)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)

Hometown: Madrid, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Midfielder
Team: Atletico Madrid (no. 6)
Koke for Atletico Madrid on October 4, 2014
Career History
Youth2000-2008Atletico Madrid
Senior2008-2011Atletico Madrid B
2009-Atletico Madrid
International2013-Spain
Sports Mole has 433 articles about Koke. Articles 1 to 40:
Saul Niguez celebrates after giving Atletico Madrid the lead against Bayern Munich in their Champions League semi-final at the Vicente Calderon on April 27, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hold out for first-leg lead over Bayern Munich
Atletico Madrid frustrate Bayern Munich to gain a 1-0 lead at the halfway stage of their Champions League semi-final tie.
Apr 27, 21:37
Fernando Torres celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Brentford on April 17, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid move level on points with Barcelona
Atletico Madrid move level on points with Barcelona at the top of La Liga courtesy of a 3-0 victory over Granada at the Vicente Calderon.
Apr 17, 19:04
Antoine Griezmann celebrates in the air after scoring the opener during the Champions League quarter-final between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona on April 13, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid knock out Barcelona in quarter-finals of Champions League
Atletico Madrid beat the holders Barcelona 2-0 in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final to make the semi-finals of the European competition.
Apr 13, 21:37
Fernando Torres sees red during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon.
Apr 12, 15:45
'That man' Luis Suarez celebrates his equaliser during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Result: Luis Suarez double downs ten-man Atletico Madrid
Luis Suarez scores twice at Camp Nou as Barcelona come from behind to beat 10-man Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 5, 21:39
Fernando Torres shouts in Antoine Griezmann's ear after scoring for Atletico Madrid against Barcelona on September 12, 2015
Result: Atletico Madrid move to within six points of Barcelona in La Liga table
Atletico Madrid return to winning ways in La Liga with a 5-1 home success over Real Betis in Saturday's clash at the Vicente Calderon.
Apr 2, 16:49
Diego Simeone bellows during the La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Villarreal on February 20, 2016
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Real Betis
Sports Mole previews Saturday's La Liga clash between Atletico Madrid and Real Betis at the Vicente Calderon.
Mar 31, 18:16
Aritz Aduriz of Spain celebrates a goal with teammates during the international friendly against Italy on March 24, 2016
Result: Aritz Aduriz nets first Spain goal in Italy draw
Italy and Spain play out a 1-1 draw in their international friendly in Udine on Thursday night, with Aritz Aduriz cancelling out a strike from Lorenzo Insigne.
Mar 24, 21:42
Koke for Atletico Madrid on October 4, 2014
Koke frustrated by Atletico Madrid defeat
Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke reveals his frustration after his side lost 2-1 at Sporting Gijon in La Liga on Saturday afternoon.
Mar 19, 20:59
Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann vies with PSV Eindhoven's Andres Guardado and Jetro Willems on March 15, 2016
Result: Juanfran penalty sends Atletico Madrid through
Juanfran keeps his cool in sudden-death penalties to send Atletico Madrid into the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Mar 15, 22:33
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Valencia and Atletico Madrid on March 6, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid too strong for 10-man Valencia
Atletico Madrid beat 10-man Valencia 3-1 at the Mestalla on Sunday night to move within eight points of La Liga leaders Barcelona.
Mar 6, 21:20
Gary Neville on the sidelines during the Europa League game between Valencia and Rapid Vienna on February 18, 2016
Preview: Valencia vs. Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole previews Sunday's La Liga clash between Valencia and Atletico Madrid at the Mestalla.
Mar 4, 17:55
Antoine Griezmann takes a penalty during the La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Real Sociedad on March 1, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid move within five points of Barcelona in La Liga
Atletico Madrid close the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona to five points courtesy of a 3-0 win over Real Sociedad at the Vicente Calderon.
Mar 1, 21:50
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on February 27, 2016
Result: Antoine Griezmann nets as Atletico Madrid win at Bernabeu
Antoine Griezmann scores the only goal of the match as Atletico Madrid record a 1-0 win at rivals Real Madrid in La Liga on Saturday afternoon.
Feb 27, 16:51
Atletico Madrid's Oliver Torres fights for possession against PSV Eindhoven during the Champions League last-16 first leg on February 24, 2016
Result: PSV Eindhoven, Atletico Madrid play out goalless draw
Ten-man PSV Eindhoven and Atletico Madrid play out a goalless draw in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League clash in the Netherlands.
Feb 24, 21:35
Saul Niguez celebrates with Jose Maria Gimenez after scoring his team's second goal during the La Liga match between Atletico Madrid and Eibar on February 6, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid come from behind to beat Eibar
Jose Gimenez, Saul Niguez and Fernando Torres score the goals as Atletico Madrid come from one goal behind to beat Eibar 3-1 in their La Liga clash in Madrid.
Feb 6, 16:53
Saul Niguez for Atletico Madrid on October 22, 2014
Saul Niguez: 'Filipe Luis, Diego Godin apologised for red cards'
Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez reveals that both Filipe Luis and Diego Godin apologised to their teammates for seeing red in Saturday's 2-1 defeat at Barcelona.
Jan 30, 21:12
Head coach Diego Pablo Simeone of Atletico de Madrid claps during the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Club Atletico de Madrid and FC Astana at Vicente Calderon stadium on October 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Diego Simeone "proud" of Atletico Madrid team
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone refuses to criticise his team for losing their discipline during Saturday's 2-1 defeat at Barcelona in La Liga.
Jan 30, 20:41
 Luis Suarez celebrates with Lionel Messi after scoring his team's second goal during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Club Atletico de Madrid at Camp Nou on January 30
Luis Enrique hails "complete" Luis Suarez
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique pays tribute to Luis Suarez for his performance during Saturday's 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid in La Liga.
Jan 30, 19:29
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Luis Enrique calls for improvement
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique insists that his team can still improve on their performance levels following Saturday's 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid in La Liga.
Jan 30, 19:15
 Luis Suarez celebrates with Lionel Messi after scoring his team's second goal during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Club Atletico de Madrid at Camp Nou on January 30
Result: Barcelona beat nine-man Atletico Madrid at Camp Nou
Barcelona move three points clear at the top of the La Liga table courtesy of a 2-1 win over nine-man Atletico Madrid at Camp Nou on Saturday afternoon.
Jan 30, 16:52
Luis Suarez, Neymar and Lionel Messi celebrate during the Copa del Rey game between Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao on January 27, 2016
Live Commentary: Barcelona 2-1 Atletico Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Barcelona and nine-man Atletico Madrid at Camp Nou, which ended in a 2-1 home win.
Jan 30, 13:00
Pablo Hernandez celebrates during the Copa del Rey game between Atletico Madrid and Celta Vigo on January 27, 2016
Result: Celta Vigo stun Atletico Madrid to reach Copa del Rey semi-finals
Celta Vigo stun Atletico Madrid by claiming a 3-2 victory at the Vicente Calderon and booking themselves a spot in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey.
Jan 27, 21:21
Luciano Vietto is tackled by Ever Banega during the La Liga match between Atletico Madrid and Sevilla on January 24, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid miss the chance to return to top of La Liga
Ten-man Sevilla hold Atletico Madrid to a 0-0 draw in their La Liga clash at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday afternoon.
Jan 24, 16:55
Antoine Greizmann of Club Atletico de Madrid celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real CD Espanyol at Vicente Calderon Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Result: Atletico Madrid extend lead at top of La Liga with win over Las Palmas
Atletico Madrid move four points clear at the top of La Liga courtesy of a 3-0 victory over Las Palmas - their ninth win in their last 10 league games.
Jan 17, 19:05
Head coach Diego Pablo Simeone of Atletico de Madrid claps during the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Club Atletico de Madrid and FC Astana at Vicente Calderon stadium on October 21, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Result: Atletico Madrid book last-eight spot in Copa del Rey
Atletico Madrid book their spot in the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey after beating Rayo Vallecano 4-1 on aggregate in their last-16 tie.
Jan 14, 21:20
Atletico Madrid's Jackson Martinez in action against Astana in the Champions League on October 21, 2015
Team News: Jackson Martinez up top for Atletico Madrid against Rayo Vallecano
Jackson Martinez starts in attack as Atletico Madrid take on Rayo Vallecano in the second leg of their Copa del Rey last-16 tie.
Jan 14, 18:44
Antoine Griezmann celebrates during the game between Celta Vigo and Atletico Madrid on January 10, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid return to top of La Liga
Atletico Madrid regain first spot in La Liga from Barcelona courtesy of a 2-0 win over Celta Vigo on Sunday evening.
Jan 10, 21:18
Antoine Greizmann of Club Atletico de Madrid celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real CD Espanyol at Vicente Calderon Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Team News: Antoine Griezmann returns for Atletico Madrid
Antoine Griezmann is among the players to return to the Atletico Madrid starting XI for their La Liga clash with Celta Vigo.
Jan 10, 18:36
Thomas Partey celebrates scoring for Atletico against Levante on January 2, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid edge past Levante to move top of La Liga
A late Thomas Partey goal sends Atletico Madrid to the top of La Liga courtesy of a narrow 1-0 victory over bottom-of-the-table Levante.
Jan 2, 21:20
Atletico Madrid's midfielder Saul Niguez celebrates after scoring a goal during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs Athletic Club Bilbao at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on December 13, 2015
Result: Antoine Griezmann earns Atletico Madrid win over Athletic Bilbao
Antoine Griezmann scores to help Atletico Madrid come from behind to beat Athletic Bilbao 2-1 at home in La Liga.
Dec 13, 19:08
Atletico Madrid's French forward Antoine Griezmann celebrates a goal during the Spanish league football match Granada FC VS Club Atletico de Madrid at Nuevo Los Carmenes stadium in Granada on December 5, 2015.
Result: Dominant Atletico Madrid seal 2-0 win at Granada
Atletico Madrid earn their ninth clean sheet of the season as they beat Granada 2-0 at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes.
Dec 5, 19:08
Atletico Madrid's Uruguayan defender Diego Godin (R) celebrates a goal during the Spanish league football match Granada FC VS Club Atletico de Madrid at Nuevo Los Carmenes stadium in Granada on December 5, 2015.
Half-Time Report: Diego Godin header gives Atletico Madrid lead at Granada
Atletico Madrid lead 1-0 against Granada thanks to a Diego Godin header at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes.
Dec 5, 18:06
Saul Niguez for Atletico Madrid on October 22, 2014
Diego Simeone backs Saul Niguez to replace Tiago
Saul Niguez has "absolutely everything" and is ready to replace Tiago in the Atletico Madrid team, according to the Spanish club's head coach Diego Simeone.
Dec 5, 12:18
Juan Mata of Manchester United on the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Video: Juan Mata features in 'Star Wars' promo with Spain teammates
Manchester United star Juan Mata joins up with his Spain teammates to take part in a promo for the new Star Wars film.
Dec 3, 11:09
Atletico Madrid's midfielder Saul Niguez (L) vies with Reus Deportiu's midfielder Alex Colorado (R) during the Spanish Copa del Rey (King's Cup) football match CF Reus Deportiu vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Estadi Municipal de Reus in Reus on December
Result: Atletico Madrid narrowly avoid cup upset at Reus Deportiu
Luciano Vietto and Saul Niguez find the net as Atletico Madrid avoid a cup upset at Reus Deportiu.
Dec 1, 20:48
Tiago Mendes for Atletico Madrid on November 22, 2014
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone eyes Tiago replacement
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone refuses to deny suggestions that he could dip into the January transfer market in order to replace his injured midfielder Tiago.
Nov 30, 17:38
Antoine Greizmann of Club Atletico de Madrid celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real CD Espanyol at Vicente Calderon Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Result: Early goal sees Atletico Madrid beat Espanyol
Atletico Madrid move four points off of Barcelona as they beat Espanyol 1-0 at the Vincente Calderon.
Nov 28, 19:10
Atletico Madrid's players congratulate teammate French forward Antoine Griezmann (L) after scoring a second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs Galatasaray AS at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on
Half-Time Report: Antoine Griezmann goal gives Atletico lead
Atletico Madrid are 1-0 up against Espanyol at the Vincente Calderon thanks to Antoine Griezmann's early strike.
Nov 28, 18:04
Atletico Madrid's midfielder Koke (L) celebrates after scoring a goal during the Spanish league football match Real Betis Balompie vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on November 22, 2015
Koke: 'Difficult to catch Barcelona'
Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke admits that it will be "very difficult" to catch La Liga leaders Barcelona.
Nov 27, 22:00
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona362745104297585
2Atletico MadridAtletico36274560164485
3Real Madrid362664105327384
4Villarreal361810844311364
5Athletic Bilbao361771255441158
6Celta Vigo36169115057-757
7Sevilla361410124943652
8Malaga361112133433145
9Valencia361111144444044
10Las PalmasLas Palmas36127174449-543
11Real Sociedad36119164247-542
12EibarEibar36119164656-1042
13Real Betis361011153150-1941
14Espanyol36117183667-3140
15Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo36718114359-1639
16Granada3699184265-2336
17Rayo Vallecano36811174870-2235
18Getafe3698193564-2935
19Sporting GijonSporting Gijon3698193761-2435
20Levante3678213466-3229