AAntonie Griezmann regained ownership in the eleven from Diego Pablo Simeone after his substitution in the derby. The Frenchman played up front alongside Matheus Cunha and, although he didn’t score, he was decisive in the two red-and-white goals. In the first he started the play making a great opening to Lodi and in the second he was very generous in passing the ball to De Paul when he had a clear chance to finish the play himself. At the end of the match he spoke at the Movistar LaLiga microphones.
Qualified for the Champions once again. “For us it’s very important to play in the Champions League. It’s been a difficult year. We go home very happy and now we want to make people happy this weekend and end the year well”.
Difficult season: “There were new players, then injuries and in the end, elimination from the Champions League. Anything can happen in football and we have seen it this year. Also, the lack of goals on my part, which is my fault for those bad moments in the game. team and in the results. Let’s improve for next year and enjoy tonight, once again we’re in the Champions League”.
Feelings on a personal level. “Until the injury, very well. Then I had a very complicated and difficult part for a footballer, which is getting injured, not being able to train with your teammates, not being able to enjoy football. After the injury, here I am, trying to recover my best level. It’s It is true that I have not scored goals and the team has missed it a lot, me too, but I kept working for the team up front or defensively. The goal will come back, but the bad or unexpected results have my part to blame and I assume it naturally I hope to go back to goal as soon as possible and enjoy myself again on the pitch and goals”.
next season: “I hope to be an important and decisive player that I always have been. It’s not normal to spend so many games without scoring. I accept it and work to get back to scoring.”