Reversing Mission situation at the Vicente Calderon
Madrid – Barcelona 0-1 defeat in the first leg of the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey, Atletico Madrid brings vengeance on the second leg at home. Los colchoneros confident of being able to reverse the situation armed with the support of fans.
Atletico Barca must recognize the benefits of thin score 0-1 at the Camp Nou, a week ago. Single goal Lionel Messi made the difference between the two teams in the game.
Despite losing, chances Atletico arguably still open wide enough in the game on Thursday (29/01/2015) pm dawn, because the score is not flashy. Plus with public support, troops Diego Simeone little chance to grow.
If there is one thing lacking in favor of Atletico, it is the record of meeting with Barca at the Vicente Calderon. Although in the last three games no less, only one victory and that too with the score 1-0. This was determined to be broken children’s capital.
“We have to look tough here, we will exert every effort. And with the support of the public, we try to qualify for the semis. If we do not believe we can turn things around, we will not go to the field,” said Atletico striker Antoine Griezmann cited Soccerway.
A similar sentiment was also expressed by Tiago Mendes. The Portuguese midfielder believes his team a great opportunity because it no load current and the extra pressure.
“This is an excellent opportunity for everyone to think that we had been knocked out at this time, because we’ve lost 0-1. But here, in Calderon, we will try (reverse situation),” said he.