Diego Pablo Simeonecoach of Atlético de Madridspoke in Argentina on the eve of the match between Brazil and ‘Albiceleste’, about the danger posed by the Brazilian team despite the bad streak of the Fernando Diniz, which came from conceding two consecutive defeats.
“You have to be careful because ‘it’s not so good’ is dangerous. But I think this match with Uruguay will definitely be good for the group because they have chemistry between them and a strength that is visible from the outside,” declared ‘Cholo’ in an interview with the channel. TyC Sports. Simeone is in Argentina for family reasons, as his mother is 80 years old.
The group of Lionel Scaloni nor did he come to his best moment after his 0-2 defeat against Uruguaythe first in 2023, which also broke a long unbeaten streak in the South American qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup in Mexico, the United States and Canada.
Simeone highlighted that the argentinians are “winners”, that they are well and they want to continue that streak which is very difficult because winning every day is “not possible”. Regarding the defeat against the Uruguayans in the field of Boca Juniors, ‘La Bombonera’, the former Estudiantes or River Plate coach explained that Uruguay was strong for ninety minutes and believes that they won a well-deserved victory and played well game.
“This is a difficult game. Uruguay played very well in terms of intensityhow to press, I didn’t let Argentina think in all those times that, obviously, the team needs to hold the ball and have good possession to attack,” he said.
On the other hand, he positively appreciates the “hand” of the Argentine coach in the Uruguayan team. Marcelo Bielsaa much-loved coach in the country with a very unique way of playing that seems to pair perfectly with the team.
“We know Marcelo, he is a coach who keeps that intensity in all the teams, he has youngsters in Uruguay today and he definitely feels stronger, he is followed and everyone is ‘sponges’ to accompany him, ” declared Simeone.
The coach, winner of two Leagues, one Copa del Rey and two Europa League titles with the Colchonero team, concluded by giving his opinion on the possible eleven of ‘Scaloneta’ in the match against Brazil, where he did not expect many variations. “Better than the coaches, no one sees the game and Scaloni He will clearly understand how to play, I don’t think it will change much,” said ‘Cholo’.
Source: La Verdad
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