Atletico vs Chelsea Groot punishes the Atredico approach
Atletico Opportunities for improvement in Madrid Champions League There was a blow as they lost 1-0 Chelsea In the first leg of their last tie in Bucharest.
Talented hosts used a conservative game plan in the Romanian capital, sitting deep and soaking up the pressure Thomas Tuchell‘S page.
It Oliver Groot The one who made the difference, however, had the most spectacular winning goal to determine the match at night.
Like the French World Cup winner, Kirut’s success is a matter of beauty. With Atletico’s solid set, Chelsea needed something special to get a distant goal with a bicycle kick, one of the goals of this season in the Champions League so far.
After the disappointing recent results, Atletico failed to impress again. Their defensive tactics almost did the job, but Simeone’s game plan fell apart when Chelsea found a target. Their dehydration in the back is a sign of declining.
Kieran Trippier has not been around for a few weeks now, but his suspension is still being felt by this Atletico side. Simeone on the right-back has not found a solution, and Marcos Lorende is the latest to try his hand at that position. The change to Spaniard’s position did no good to his game.
No referee from referee Felix Prize, who issued his first yellow card in the second minute of the match. Mason Mount Joao was incorrectly recorded on Felix, which set the tone for the rest of the game. The difference between Spanish and European football is clear.