Atletico Madrid supervisor Diego Simeone has no qualms upsetting a couple of individuals on his battle path to glory, and this week the Premier League has come underneath hearth from the flamable Argentine. Considered one of his former gamers has ‘corrected him’ although.
Earlier within the week, Simeone claimed that he felt if he may come near replicating the offensive manufacturing within the Premier League, he would stand a superb likelihood of successful it, as a result of in his phrases, ‘no one defends’.
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Whether or not you want his type or not, his standpoint is fascinating
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Manchester Metropolis star Rodri Hernandez is aware of Simeone properly having spent a 12 months working underneath him earlier than heading to the Etihad, however he wasn’t in settlement together with his former coach.
“Right here, I disagree with Diego. However I’ll additionally inform you that he could also be proper as a result of not all groups play in the identical approach. I play in a workforce that I assure you, they defend for 90 minutes. In all video games. So it isn’t my case. ”
“However hey, possibly different groups do play extra one-on-one and might go away extra space, however it’s a league that I believe is kind of onerous, defensive and difficult,” Rodri advised Cadena SER, by way of Soccer Espana.
There isn’t a doubt that the disparity of assets in La Liga tempts many groups into defending deeper and specializing in organisation, reasonably than essentially their very own strengths towards the massive three. Nevertheless Pep Guardiola would probably again his midfielder up that he faces no scarcity of low blocks on the Etihad too.