Offset Levante, Atletico Stay Create Simeone Proud
Valencia – Atletico Madrid just picking a draw when they travel to the headquarters of Levante. But one point is enough to make the coach, Diego Simeone, proud.
Come Estadio Ciudad de Valencia on Sunday (10/05/2015) evening hrs, Atletico twice trailed before closing the match with the result 2-2. David Barral first goalkeeper in January Oblak in the 32nd minute, then equated by Guilherme Siqueira three minutes later.
Los Colchoneros back behind when Kalu Uche scored in the 63rd minute. Fernando Torres then so rescuers Atletico over the tally 10 minutes before the normal time ended.
Atletico himself appear more dominant throughout the match, with the ball possession percentage of 63% -37%. Simeone foster children releasing 15 shots total with seven towards goal, while Levante have eight attempts and five were targeted.
“I think we’ve made every effort to win the game. When a team perform well, then had chances to score,” Simeone said after the game, as reported by the club’s official website.
“We twice raised from the threat of a negative outcome, with the hot weather experienced both teams. It was very shows just how competitive this team,” he added.
Simeone also praised Torres, who scored the second goal in his last three games. Previously he was a decisive victory over Villarreal, when they travel to El Madrigal. Interestingly, these two goals are equally created when coming on as substitute.
“Go to the field in a way that he did, whether in Villarreal or here today, because of his strength, speed, physical fitness, and above all when the opponent is tired, he appeared much better. Fortunately goal arrived and brought us closer to the initial target, which is to win, “said Simeone.
This game actually be a great chance for Atletico to widen the distance with Valencia that stalking, given the rival cons just 2-2 Real Madrid. A draw in the end only four points difference defend both. Atletico are now collecting a score of 77 out of 36 weeks.