Diego Simeone praised his forwards following Atletico Madrid’s 2-1 household win against Valencia.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is pleased with all the progress his side are producing following their 2-1 win more than Valencia on Sunday.
Jackson Martinez and Yannick Ferreira Carrasco scored their second league targets in the season as Atleti edged previous Valencia.
The win suggests Atletico move to third in the La Liga table, just two points behind True Madrid and Barcelona.
Simeone praised the performances of his forwards, in particular off-season signing Carrasco.
“Ferreira Carrasco is increasing determined by the effort he produced to suit the traits of the group,” he mentioned. “We’re delighted for his functionality. His target is his specialty.
“He’s a guy that comes from creating critical goals. He’s a player which has circumstances, why he’s at Atletico.
“Jackson is developing also. He had his objective and an additional possibility. That is his second straight game having a goal. I am glad.”
Despite securing the three points, Atletico had been made to sweat late in the game as Valencia pushed really hard for an equaliser.
Nonetheless, Simeone feels the team are progressing and stated the functionality against Valencia was one particular of their most effective this season.
“It’s also early to create judgments,” the 45-year-old said. “We focus on what is to come.
“I assume we saw one of the finest matches of Atletico in current instances.”