Leo Messi and Jan Oblak, during the gala of the Marca Awards

KEY AGAINST LIVERPOOL

Simeone mentions Messi to send a great praise to Oblak

Published:12/03/2020 - 10:08h

Updated:12/03/2020 - 10:08h

Atlético de Madrid beat Liverpool in the Champions League on Wednesday and is already in the quarter-finals. Diego Simeone mentioned Leo Messi to sent great praise to Jan Oblak, who was key for his team

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The Athletic of Madrid gave this Wednesday a big hit in the Champions League, to which left without his valid champion. The rojiblancos were not favourite in his visit to Anfield and were against the ropes, but to base of push, heart and harp rescued an eliminatory that was about to to leave them in the street. Until the next edition will have to expect the Liverpool, that did not do it everything to win... And it lost.

Diego Simeone still was thrilled in the press conference, in which it underlined that this already is another night of glory for his team. Georginio Wijnaldum Marked and forced an extention that soon put of face for the English, since Roberto Firmino added a 2-0 that it was definite. In spite of the hit, the visitors reacted, and a doublet of Marcos Llorente was sufficient before the sentence of Álvaro Morata.

The Argentinian did not want to forget of one of his greater stars, Jan Oblak that sustained to his during the siege until the so many left to the another goal. For the technician, east was a collective triumph, although with a main figure: "Oblak is so important like Savic, as Felipe, as Félix... Have a goalkeeper that is the best of the world, like the Barcelona that also to Messi and resolves him split".

"Oblak Is the best, resolves us and therefore it is in the place that deserves. He power to the team. The fans will remember this party by long", insisted, and answered to Jürgen Klopp that congratulated to the Madrilenian in spite of recognising that it does not understand his form to play. "The Athletic plays to win. With his arms and to win. Exploding the defects of the rivals also. Like this we play", it cleared him the 'Cholo'.

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Simeone Did not hesitate when they asked after him the coronavirus: "it Is a subject of the health of the world and expect that it resolve of the best way", reflexionó and went back to repeat that in time of difficulty, perhaps the football would not have to be a priority. The ex player is one of the voices authorised that they have heaved to warn that it would be better to suspend the competitions before that keep parties to enclosed door.

The one of Buenos Aires added to his assessment a complaint that already does time that self-evident. "Already I say it in the UEFA that seems me unfair the of today of the Athletic. The thirty minutes to do three goals in contrary field, the Liverpool did not have them. The ours goal has more importance that the goal of them. This time favours us and other times can prejudice us", commented, doing reference to an extention in which it played with the double value of the goals to his favour.

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