One point that Satisfy Simeone
Sevilla – Atletico Madrid failed to approach impartial Barcelona after a goalless at the headquarters of Seville. However, Atletico coach Diego Simeone said he was satisfied with the figures obtained.
A visit to the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, Monday (02/03/2015) pm dawn, Atletico play less appropriate. Sevilla more dominant with 65 percent ball possession and created 13 chances with 4 leads to the goal, including one that hit the goalpost.
Meanwhile, with 35 percent of possession Atletico resulted in nine trials scored and only two opportunities that lead to the goal.
A draw was put Atletico in third with 53 points results 25 matches. They left behind five points from Barca on it and just one point adrift of Valencia in fourth position while Sevilla in fifth place with 46 points.
“That was a very exciting match. Both teams showed that they are hard workers, both have their respective advantages and tried to use it,” said Simeone, quoted US.
“In the second half, we could have secured the game with two counter-attack. I am glad to see the efforts of existing 22 players on the field. No one if Sevilla is fighting for fighting for a place in European competition.”
“It is a good number because we were playing against a direct rival. Now we have to think about the next game,” concluded the Argentine coach.
In the next game, Atletico will face a crucial match with host Valencia at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday (8/3).