Atlético de Madrid has made a good start. Granada feller (3-1) for its first league outing of the season, the Madrid club not missing its start.
Fought by Álvaro Morata (1-0, 45)I+4), the colconeros First conceded Samuel Omorodian’s equalizer (1-1, 62)I) before Memphis Depay, with a spectacular goal (2-1, 67)I), and Marcos Llorente (3-1, 90I+8) finally came to seal their victory. At a press conference at the end of the meeting, Atlético coach Diego Simeone, however, expressed his dissatisfaction with the performance of some of his men.
Simeone: ‘Griezmann didn’t play well’
Among them, Antoine Griezmann (32) did not escape the Argentine’s barely concealed disdain. “It is clear that the two surfaces matter. We have footballers who can do it well. Alvaro did well, Memphis scored a great goal, Korea started well.” Griezmann He didn’t play a very good game, but we need him in the best possible way.”He said.
A second short shovel was launched for the French international (121 caps, 43 goals) after hitting him seconds earlier. Simeone replied when asked about the Álvaro Morata opener: “We expect him (Morata, editor’s note) He said that he should score as many goals as possible. We have high hopes for him and for Memphis. Correa, Griezmann, who probably needs to improve, Carrasco… these are the areas that define everything and give you strength.” But nothing serious was reported between the two men, with “Cholo” not hesitating to praise his player, as he had done on several occasions in previous seasons.