Diego Simeone has said there is little margin for error, Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has said there is little edge for mistake in front of his side’s La Liga experience with in-shape Valencia.
Diego Simeone has recognized that Atletico Madrid must enhance on the off chance that it is to secure a place in La Liga’s main four.
Atleti toiled to a 1-1 draw with battling Deportivo La Coruna last time out and sit in fifth place heading into Sunday’s conflict with a resurgent Valencia, who have moved clear of the transfer zone cordiality of three wins from its last four La Liga installations.
What’s more, in spite of the fact that Simeone’s side would move back above Real Sociedad and into the main four with a triumph at the Vicente Calderon, the Argentine demands there is no edge for blunder.
“As usual, we concentrate on the everyday and we’re in the fifth position since Real Sociedad won despite everything we need to play,” Simeone said.
“As I as of now said on different events, in regards to the numbers, we are nearer to being fourth than third, yet LaLiga is long, there are still many matches to be played, many focuses in question, yet plainly the edge for mistake is diminishing.
“Be that as it may, we have dependably contended in a fundamentally the same as way. The players change, their attributes fluctuate, yet we were dependably in the Champions League finals, and completing in the main three.
“We can play better. It is not a simple season, particularly with the wounds we have had.
“Be that as it may, on the off chance that we accomplish the objectives we set out toward the start of the season even with every one of these troubles then it will be a wonderful year.
“We live under a colossal request, we live with it and we convey it forward, however this year is a troublesome season and it is brilliant to keep on being contending as we are doing.
“Against Valencia, we will confront an opponent who will request a decent level from us. They have included more alternatives in assault with the landing of [Simone] Zaza, and they are playing admirably.”