It’s been a long time since Diego Pablo Simeone he is among the most prestigious technicians on the world scene. At the end of 2011 it reached a Atlético de Madrid on the verge of decline and little by little he turned it into a team that has been rubbing shoulders with the greats of Europe for years. Well, in recent seasons, the most prestigious German coaches have been measured, and Germany has become the country that is marked by style in football. Your next rival will be Thomas tuchel.
Last season he would have actually faced Tuchel having reached the semifinals of the Champions League. At that time the Teutonic technician was in the PSG with which he ended up reaching the final. Without a doubt, both Thomas and Cholo are two of the most prestigious technicians in Europe. This Tuesday they will live their first confrontation.
Well, who prevented them from seeing each other last season was Julian Nagelsmann. The young German coach led the RB Leipizg until the semifinals of the Champions League against all odds, and became one of the fashion technicians after leaving the account Athletic of Simeone. That day, Cholo failed his exam before the Germans.
And that came to that tie after leaving out another German coach team such as Jurgen Klopp. Liverpool were the fittest team on the planet a year ago. No one doubted it. Many expected it to sweep away Athletic in the round of 16. However, the mattresses won by the minimum in the Metropolitan and they came back to take the game in extra time. Nothing was the same for Liverpool after those games.
That great tie against him Liverpool made many think that it was the Champions of the Atlético de Madrid. A Champions that finally went to a Bayern Munich trained by another German coach as is Hans-Dieter Flick. To which the Cholo Simeone has already met in the group stage this season. 4-0 lost in Germany and tied to one in the second leg.