The Rojiblancos boss has urged his players to improve before facing theirs ‘great rivals’.
won their crucial Sunday match againstVillarreal
with a 2-0 result.
’s team extended their lead at the top of the table to five points ahead of their derby clash againstReal Madrid
. The Rojiblancos will host Zinedine Zidane’s team on March 7 as they try to further secure their place at the top of the table. Atletico were defeated 2-0 by Real Madrid earlier this season and Simeone says his team must improve before facing the Blancos.
“We will prepare with great enthusiasm, wanting to improve things,”
“We will face a great rival but we have to recover well from this match, in which we have achieved a very important victory.”