Simeone: We prepare with enthusiasm for the derby clash

Mon 01 March 2021 | 9:40

The Rojiblancos boss has urged his players to improve before facing theirs ‘great rivals’.

Atletico Madrid

won their crucial Sunday match against


with a 2-0 result.

Diego Simeone

’s team extended their lead at the top of the table to five points ahead of their derby clash against

Real 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,”

he told 



“We will face a great rival but we have to recover well from this match, in which we have achieved a very important victory.”

source: SportMob