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Simeone refuses to compare current Atletico to 2014 title winners

Sun 07 February 2021 | 18:53

Despite the fact that Atlético Madrid is emerging as the favorite in La Liga for many, Diego Simeone prefers to stay on the sidelines, which indicated that he does not want to compare to the current team with La Liga winners in 2014.

Diego Simeone

believes it is too early and impossible to compare his current team with the 2013/14 squad that he led to the La Liga title.

The Argentinean led the Rojiblancos to their first league championship since the 1995/96 campaign and is once again favorite to repeat that.

Atletico

have established a seven-point lead with

Real Madrid

at the top of the table and still have two games in hand, raising hopes of a first Liga title since they lifted the trophy in 2014.

Simeone was in the dugout for that triumph but has refused to compare that team with the class of 2021.

When asked to point out any similarities with the current squad, Simeone said

: “Until we reach the end of the season, the teams will not be able to be compared.

“We are only crossing the first part of the season. I never looked for comparisons."


source: SportMob