Simeone praises Griezmann: "There is no one who perceives football as well as he does"

Simeone praises Griezmann: "There is no one who perceives football as well as he does"

This Tuesday, the magazine 'France Football' published an interview with the coach of Atletico Madrid, in which he speaks of Antoine Griezmann, the management of a team and life as coach of the colchoneros, the club that guides since the season 2011 / 2012.

"Griezmann is a great player that a team needs to be a champion, he is at Atletico Madrid and in the French national team, he knows perfectly how to act in decisive moments, when he is in great shape, there is no one who understands football so well like him, "Diego Simeone praised.

The Argentine coach also spoke of the best way to manage a team. "I believe that players need the work we give them and respect lies precisely in the work, not in arguing for a certain number of minutes of play. My role is to get the player to the limit, provoke and irritate him against me, therefore, in this nervousness, is the will to improve, "he said.

Already on his career as a coach and the challenges that this entails, the Atletico Madrid coach admits that he tries "to forget everything that happened in previous years, which may not have gone so well. My ambition is to work and improve the "That's my challenge, that's what I propose. A coach is a coach, you should not worry just like tactics and emotional matters."

Atletico Madrid face Monaco this Wednesday for the fifth round of Group A of the Champions League. The colchoneros divide the leadership of the group with Borussia Dortmund, both with nine points. Club Brugge are in third place with four points after beating Monaco, who are at the bottom with only one point.

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