Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has serious defensive challenges ahead of tomorrow’s Real Madrid Champions League clash. Juanfran, Shime Vursalko and José Jimenez are injured and will miss the match at Santiago Bernabeu. “I am aware of who will play as a right-wing defender, and those who are absent are important figures, who will play as a right back tomorrow, has not played in this position, the important thing is to read football,” El Choolo told a press conference today.
“I’m expecting the rival to start strong, playing with Isko, Asensio or Hames, who are going up, we must be strong and bring the meeting wherever we want,” said the Argentine specialist. “Zidan’s work is impressive, he took the team in January and made a very strong team, balancing the emotions of the players and raising their game to a high level,” he admitted.
“I can not imagine what the result will be tomorrow, and I hope we can make the most of the empty space,” he said, adding that the second game is at home. Simeone.