Champions League 2016-2017 group stage is full of surprises.
The best 32 football clubs in Europe will fight with each other in UEFA Champions League. All of them are strong and full of hopes, but only one will be the Champion of Europe.
This year, the usual leaders like Inter Milan, Chelsea, AC Milan and Manchester United will go in shadow. Instead, last year’s Premier League winner Leicester City will take part for the first time in this Championship.
Group D Champions Atletico Madrid who crushed PSV Eindhoven in the tough game this Tuesday are completely satisfied with the score 1-0. Their chief Diego Simeone believes that this victory was very important for them.
This match definitely shows us the new star in the European Champions League Saul Niguez with the strike during the first half of the match. Well, at the same time, Andres Guardado’s mistake helped Atletico too.
According to Simeone, this match has proved that they have a huge potential. He also admits that his team has to work hard before they will be ready to meet more serious rivals, Bayern Munich on 28 September. The bets are already high, check William Hill and you can enjoy football coupons on popular matches, enhanced odds, double chance and more…
The victory over Eindhoven brought Argentine a hope. Opponents will be very strong. However, Simeone is optimistic.
He admits that it was the hard game for them, and their opponents played very well, repeating the match in Calderon.
Diego Simeone says that their next match will be against the champions, and it probably will be intense. Still, they will meet Munich team at home.
According to the coach, second half of the game was difficult and they had to make an effort.
Still, we must remind you that Real Madrid has beaten Atletico twice during three last final games in the Champions League.