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Atletico will visit Milan at the San Siro, Wednesday (29/9/2021) early morning WIB. This will be another tough challenge for Diego Simeone’s fleet after the first match did not appear satisfactory.
Los Rojiblancos started the Champions League this season with a 0-0 draw against Porto. Now, Atletico are faced with a difficult task when facing the Italian League envoy because they are both looking for victory.
However, ahead of this match, Atletico received good news about Lemar, who is reportedly getting fitter. The French player was pulled out due to a muscle injury during the clash with Porto in the first match.
Of course, Lemar’s presence means a lot to Simeone. Because, Lemar’s absence affects Atletico’s appearance. From his last three matches in the Spanish League, only able to record one win, one draw and one loss.
When entertaining Athletic Bilbao ended 0-0. Next, Atletico beat Getafe 2-1. However, in the next match, they were defeated by a lower-ranked team, Deportivo Alaves 0-1.
The minimal record cannot be separated from the loss of Lemar who contributed greatly to Atletico’s midfield. Therefore, his presence is a breath of fresh air for Antoine Griezmann et al.
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On the other hand, Atletico also don’t want to lament bad results in the Spanish League and are ready to face Milan in the Champions League. Because, if you win, you can increase the motivation of the players ahead of facing Barcelona, Sunday (3/10/2021) WIB.