Diego Simeone believes Atletico Madrid will qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League if they win their last two games in the group stages.
Atletico Madrid’s Argentine coach Diego Simeone is optimistic that Atletico will still qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League. If they win the last 2 games of the group stage According to reports from Mundo Deportivo on Thursday.
Atletico Madrid slipped into third place in Group B after a 0-0 draw with ufabet Club Brugge, before Porto’s 3-0 victory over Leverkusen on the same day, but Simeone believes the army’ Los Colchoneros’ will qualify for the round of 16 if they win their last two matches against Leverkusen (home) and Porto (away)
‘I am an optimist and I will find good things in my team, Morata played well, Rodrygo reconnected with the team, Carrasco was more motivated when we put him in. play on the right side’
‘Everyone who started it built everything I wanted to see. Pressing competitors But only the truth is important. It gets harder and we are where the only good thing is we have to win the remaining two games.’
Asked if Atletico Madrid have struggled in the Champions League group stage in recent years, Simeone admitted the Atletico have struggled.
‘No, it’s not from this season. It’s been a battle for us many seasons when we’re in the round of 16 because this is the team that competes best. numbers don’t lie The path to the round of 16 was very difficult for us.’