Atletico Madrid boss comments on the victory against Sociedad.
this evening in a crucial La Liga clash. Los Rojiblancos defeated the opponent 2-1 to secure their position at the top of the table with 80 points.
Atletico can garb the La Liga title for the first time since 2013-14, if they manage to win their next to matches against Osasuna and Valladolid.
“We knew we had to win against an opponent who away from home does things very well,”
Atletico boss Diego Simeone said at the end of the match in comments carried byMarca
“We had a great first half and second half as well, but in this tight end of the season their goal made us really suffer in those last few minutes. We need to rest. It’s been a very tough season and it’s going to be tough until the end. It started too fast and it’s something that’s affected all teams, we’re not the exception. We continue, game-by-game, knowing Sunday will be another important and difficult game”