The Rojiblancos boss says his side must stay focused on their upcoming La Liga matches.
suffered a huge setback in their road to domestic glory as they were beaten 2-1 byAthletic Bilbao
’s side are still the table leaders, butBarcelona
can take their place if they win their match in hand againstGranada
on Thursday. In a post-match interview, Simeone says his side must stay focused on their upcoming matches.
“I am clear that mentality will be key. The emotional balance will be the key to winning,”
he told Marca.
La Liga is usually won by Barcelona and Real Madrid. Except in 2014 or another year when we were close.
“For much of the season we had an advantage, but we understood Barcelona and Madrid were not going to drop out of the race.
“We will watch the situation as game by game. We will try to do our best against Elche, it is exciting.”
Atletico Madrid will play their next La Liga match againstElche
on May 1.