Defeated Celta Vigo, Simeone Admit One Stacking Team
Vigo – Atletico Madrid 0-2 defeat in the trip to Celta Vigo cage. In addition to his game that is not growing, Diego Simeone also admitted that he made a mistake in preparing the team.
Come to the Estadio de Balaidos, Monday (16/02/2015) pm dawn, Simeone use a 4-3-3 formation with Mario Mandzukic installing, Antoine Griezmann, and Fernando Torres in the front row. But midfield filled Tiago, Gabi, and Saul Niguez difficult to keep control of the ball.
When the turn round, Simeone Torres and pull out the insert Cani to get back control of the game. But these efforts were fruitless after Nolito and Fabian Orellana capable goalkeeper Miguel Moya to give Atletico defeat.
“I chose the wrong team in the first round. I throw 45 minutes. I made a mistake. It was not the fault of Fernando to be pulled out, but because we can not balance the team,” Simeone said as quoted by AS.
Simeone then analyze the errors that also made his team throughout the 90 minutes of the game. According to him, Atletico less balance and too easy to lose the ball.
“Balance. We lost the ball too fast. We want the speed with Torres and Griezmann, but it did not work,” said Simeone.
“We lost a lot of balls in the beginning of our movement. That’s why I enter Cani and growing team.”
“We started the second half better. Then there is the penalty incident and the second goal. Celta played very well,” he added.
This defeat makes Atletico failed to maintain distance with Real Madrid and Barcelona. Los colchoneros remain stuck in third with 50 points, but now seven points behind Madrid.