Rabu, 12 April 2017

Simeone acknowledgments "complete" Griezmann after Leicester appear

Diego Simeone hailed Antoine Griezmann as the whole player after the France star settled a 1-0 win for Atletico Madrid over Leicester City in the Champions League.

Simeone's men will take a thin upheld viewpoint to the King Power Stadium for the second leg of the quarter-last tie one week from now after Griezmann won and changed over an effortlessly demonstrated wrong prepare for his 24th target of the season before the half hour.

Regardless, it was the forward's all around commitment that got the idea before the break and obliged a Leicester side who disregard to choose a shot on think all in the midst of that time and a half in a general sense ask on to the guaranteed in the midst of the second day and age.

"Griezmann is a superb player," Simeone told a post-deal with news meeting in vivagoal situs berita bola.

"He is exceptionally whole. You don't grasp what position he plays in. He works in midfield, acknowledges a number 10 and apexes line a number nine.

"He is a player that knows this season finale is a key moment for him and he is persisting obligation with the status he has."

Simeone complimented his social event's execution other than felt Leicester were likely satisfied to take a thin lack back home, where they vanquished a first-leg decimation to dump out Sevilla in the past round.

"It was a hard-struggled sort out. It's an unrivaled than ordinary win for us yet the second leg will be troublesome," the Atletico overseer included

"It's all still to play for. We live from beguilement to diversion. At first we have to face well the match on Saturday [at home to Osasuna in LaLiga] and a concise time period later tie is at 50-50. I don't think anyone we work with feels we are starting at now in the semi-finals.

"We expect an inconceivable night of football at Leicester - the English air, the fans on top of the pitch. It was an unadulterated football night."

Atletico built up their stunning Champions League clean sheet record at home to 16 shutouts in 18 matches, with goalkeeper Jan Oblak a virtual observer, and midfielder Koke was content with the result.

"We should be sprightly, we would all have isolate for 1-0," he imparted, as refered to by Mundo Deportivo.

"We knew it would have been a to an unprecedented degree convoluted diversion, they were not going to down.

"There we expect a substitute happiness since they have to catch us. They are the Premier League champions, a particularly muddled gathering. Will give everything there to consideration."