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“As a child, my favorite player was Fernando Torres”

Moussa Dembelé left his first impressions after signing his contract with Atlético de Madrid. An interview that took place after knowing the stadium where he will play home from now on, the Wanda Metropolitano, and taking a walk through Atleti Territory to learn about the history of the club.

His arrival at Atlético

“It is a great challenge for me. This is a great club known all over the world. It is a big step for me. I’m delighted and can’t wait to start ”.

The type of footballer he is

“Mainly, I am a forward and I like to score goals. That’s my job. I like to run into space, receive the ball and score goals. I am a physical player but with technique. I can’t wait to start playing here ”.

His idol

“As a child, my favorite player was Fernando Torres, so I am happy to be here. I hope we do great things together. ”

Moussa Dembelé on his way through the Atleti TerritoryMoussa Dembelé on his way through the Atleti Territory

New coach

“He is the best or one of the best coaches in the world. It’s good for me to be here and work with him. I hope we can do great things together. He is a fantastic coach, I can only say good things about him, because he shows it every year on the field ”.

Metropolitan Wanda

“The stadium says everything about the club. It is a large club with a large stadium. I hope the fans can come back to cheer us on soon. As I said, the stadium says everything about the club ”.

New companions

“I could have talked to Lemar, but I didn’t want to before signing the contract. Now that I have signed, I will talk to him to tell me about the club and the teammates. I hope I get along with all of them. ”

Moussa Dembelé with Gi Marín signing his new contract with Atlético de MadridMoussa Dembelé with Gi Marín signing his new contract with Atlético de Madrid

The new language

“When you arrive in a new country and you don’t speak the language, it is always difficult at first. I will do my best to learn Spanish quickly. I hope you can help me get to know my teammates and the club in depth ”.