It was clear that Marcos Alonso I was going to play the round of 16 of the Champions League between Atlético de Madrid and the Chelsea. That is if in the first days of 2021 it was not known in which team of the two he was going to do it. At that time both clubs were negotiating so that the Madrilenian would end up defending the shield of the bear and the strawberry tree but the negotiations did not come to fruition and he will finally play the tie with the London team.
And it is that in the first part of the season, Frank Lampard He did not have the Spanish left back in his plans. For that reason, he was looking for a destination as he did in the summer when he was negotiating with him. Inter de Milan. On this occasion both the player and the rojiblanco club were for the task of the transfer being carried out but finally it was the English team that made it back.
We must not forget that the father of the left back played in his day in the Atlético de Madrid, and maintains good relations with the mattress leaders. In fact, the ‘Squab‘was a few years ago one step away from replacing Jose Maria Amorrortu in charge of the mattress quarry, but a personal problem caused him to end up declining the offer.
Those good relations and returning home were one of the reasons that were bringing to fruition the agreement between player and Atlético de Madrid. Finally the operation was not carried out and Marcos Alonso stayed in London.
That if after the arrival of Thomas Tuchel, Marcos Alonso he has become one of the team’s untouchable players. The German coach has placed a defense of five, in which the Madrid is the left wing. Little by little he has been adding minutes and gaining confidence. This Tuesday, Cholo will have you right in front …