Simeone: "We go to compete against the best barça"

Simeone: "I see difficult that play Diego Coast"

Simeone: "I see difficult that play Diego Coast"

Published:31/03/2014 - 22:19h


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The Athletic arrives to the Camp Nou with the very high morals after having surpassed a day more being leader of League. The team rojiblanco has not lost against the Barça this season any of the three parties that both have played, but neither has won any

The Athletic of Madrid has arrived this noon to Barcelona and by afternoon has moved to the Camp Nou to exercise in the stage of the big party that will live this Tuesday. Before they have appeared in the room of press Ricard Maxenchs the technical colchonero Diego Pablo Simeone. It has done it accompanied of the footballer Tiago, that also has valued the eliminatory with the Barça.

Simeone Has ensured that the one of this Tuesday will be "the most complicated clash" of which have contested both teams along the present season. "Will have in front to the best Barça. The parties of the Supercopa were very soon and in the one of League in the Calderón did not have to Messi in good condition", has explained. "The Barça is very well. The party in Madrid gave them a lot of strength. And they are boys that are prepared for this type of parties because they are accustomed".

The Argentinian trainer is convinced that the Barça will want to "solve the eliminatory in the Camp Nou" and that his work will be to avoid it and have options in the turn. "Our approach will be similar to the previous clashes. We can not argue him the balloon to the Barça, our strong point is the aprovechamiento of the spaces. Have styles of opposite game and very clear-cut".

On if there is favourite or no, the technician colchonero has done reference to some statements of Gabi. "If we say that we are favourite is soberbia, and if we say that we are worse is that we go of victims. We will go out to compete. It is an eliminatory beautiful and very important". Simeone Also has explained that it will not do too many tactical variations and the team that will present "will be very near of the parties that are playing lately". In this sense also has expressed the midfield player of the Athletic of Madrid, Tiago. The player thinks that the two groups will play as always they do it. "They with a lot of possession and we very organised to do our goal". "We prepare the party against a Barça full of big players. We will go out to do it the best possible, with our arms".

The technician of the Athletic of Madrid, besides, thinks that is very positive that there is an Argentinian trainer in semifinals of the Champions. "There will be an Argentinian trainer in the semifinal. This is good for the Argentinian football. So much Gerardo like me go behind all what ask us the players", has signalled, standing out the good moment that crosses at present the Barça and some of his players, as Andrés Iniesta. "As to all those that likes us the football, seems me an extraordinary player: talent, mental rapidity... I imagine me that tomorrow the team will be very similar to the of the day of the Real Madrid".

It is not sure of if it will be able to have Diego Coast

The essential piece of the gear of the Athletic, Diego Coast, has withdrawn lesionado of the training of this Monday and Simeone desconoce if it will be able to have the forward rojiblanco of face to the party of morning. The Argentinian trainer has offered these brief statements to TVE after the sudden injury of the Hispanic-Brazilian. "They will value it in the night of today and the day of morning; I see it difficult for morning".

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