Chelsea Were Better In Every Department Than Us… You Must Congratulate A Team Like Chelsea-Diego Simeone

Altetico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has conceded to defeat stating that his side lost to a better side who out-classed them in every department.

Chelsea came from behind and produced a last-minute 2-1 stunning victory when substitute Michy Batshuayi scored with a stoppage time strike.Atletico took the lead in the first-half through Antoine Griezmann when he converted a penalty spot to a goal to give the host a lead.

Though Simeone thought the La Liga giants had a chance to kill the game off through Saul Niguez, he had no complaints about the result.

Express quoted Simeone to say that “The opponent was the better team, they were the more comfortable team in all moments, and deserved to win,”.

“They played a good game in general, they are a very strong and competitive team, and showed their status Simeone said.

“In the first half we had the chance from Saul to make it 2-0 but we were never comfortable.

“They were better tactically, technically, physically, with intensity.

“You must congratulate a team who played as Chelsea did today.

“A draw was good for us, they had patience in the last play to move the ball very well and end the game very well for them.”

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