What Athletico Madrid Manager, Diego Simeone Said About Chelsea Ahead Of Tomorrow’s Clash.
Diego Pablo Someone’s side, Athletico Madrid faces English side Chelsea in their round of 16 Champions League encounter tomorrow in Romania.
Someone’s and his men are in a fine form this season, sitting on top of La liga with 55 points and a game at hand to play as an outstanding game.
This season could be their year to be crowned as la liga Champions if they continue their form till the end of the season, although things have gone bad in their last two games, losing one and drawing one in that order.
The manager in his press conference on Monday expresses how he sees the London side, even though they are not performing so well and that led to the sack of Frank Lampard but he thinks Tuchel has stepped in well and could prove a point.
Diego Simeone thinks Chelsea are no weaker and adds: “They made the change to Tuchel, a really good team, they improved after the change. Look at the squad, they can face any team in Europe.”
Diego Simeone on the challenge of Chelsea: “They are an important rival with great players. Our chances are 50-50, we don’t need to talk about it but do our job.”
The manager thinks the game has no favourite and it’s a 50/50 for any team to carry the day.