With Thomas lemar getting on, little by little, the bandwagon of competition in the Atlético de Madrid, Vitolo It is the rojiblanco player who must now take a step forward in that sense. If the French has to fight now to maintain that improvement and make it grow, the canary must take the first step.
The ex of Seville He already had minutes in the last league match, against Valencia, and could also have them this Saturday against Valladolid in the Metropolitan. A rival against whom Vitolo scored his last goal for Atlético de Madrid.
It was a few months ago, on June 20, on the 30th day of the League, once football returned in Spain after the stoppage caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Vitolo He entered the field in the 72nd minute of the game and in the 81st minute, he scored to give the mattress team victory in a commitment that was getting complicated. Since then, he has participated in 13 games, only three of them as a starter, in which he has not seen the door.
Although now Lemar is ahead of you when it comes to customer preferences Cholo refers, Vitolo could have minutes against Valladolid, given the inconvenience of Carrasco
and how much Atlético will play next week, with the ‘final’ against Salzburg in the Champions League and the always transcendent derby against Real Madrid in Valdebebas.