Diego Pablo ‘Cholo’ Simeone analyzed the defeat of Atlético de Madrid against Athletic de Bilbao in the semifinals of the Super Cup by 1-2. the rojiblancos They were outplayed in the air and the coach did not hide his dissatisfaction with the performance of his players. ensuring that we must return to the path of work.
“There are things that cannot be hidden. We lack defensive strength in the air and this has limited us to have better options in the League and has left us out of this tournament.
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«We could have resolved better both in the plays of Lodi and Carrasco with the 1-0. They improved with the changes, they had more offensive vitality and they beat us at corners. I congratulate you for passing. It is very clear that we have to work.”
“We have not stopped believing, that is an opinion. We believe in the work we do. We seek to improve and we played well in the Rayo Vallecano game going forward. We have to improve one thing that cannot be hidden. We must increase the aggressiveness in the areas and better defend the stopped ball.
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“It makes me very angry to lose from a set piece.”
“The diagnosis is to keep working, keep improving, get the players to get more involved and win.”
“The club is working accordingly to bring in a replacement for Trippier.”