•   
  •   

Sport Lemar has not been this good for a long time - Simeone

22:30  28 november  2020
22:30  28 november  2020 Source:   goal.com

Which LaLiga underdogs could pip Madrid and Barca to the title?

  Which LaLiga underdogs could pip Madrid and Barca to the title? PETE JENSON IN SPAIN: It hasn't happened since 2014, but a glance at the LaLiga table after two months of the season suggests someone other than Real Madrid and Barcelona could win.LaLiga looks to be firmly up for grabs with Real Sociedad topping the table and Villarreal sitting just behind, as Madrid are left trailing in sixth place and Barca lagging even further behind in 8th.

Despite a somewhat subpar 2017/18 season with Monaco, Thomas Lemar has assured Atletico Madrid fans he can recapture his best form with the LaLiga outfit.

a) I don't have enough money for a long holiday this year. b) I'm not having enough money for a long holiday this year. He can fall asleep at any time , pss dau coroana.

Diego Simeone lauded Thomas Lemar for an improved performance in Atletico Madrid's win at Valencia, despite the winger again failing to contribute to a goal.

a football player on a field: Thomas Lemar takes on Valencia © AFP Thomas Lemar takes on Valencia

Lemar, signed from Monaco in 2018, has not scored or provided an assist in LaLiga since his debut campaign, which yielded three goals and three assists.

After drawing a blank in the previous season, 2020-21 is proving similarly tricky for the France international.

However, there were signs of life in the 1-0 success on Saturday. Lemar had mustered just a single shot in the league so far this season but let fly on four occasions, drawing two superb saves from Jaume Domenech, and created three chances - more than doubling his tally for the campaign.

Atletico Madrid can still hurt Barcelona without Luis Suarez

  Atletico Madrid can still hurt Barcelona without Luis Suarez PETE JENSON IN SPAIN: Atletico still have LaLiga's best player on recent form in Joao Felix, there is a clear example of them coping without Suarez, and there is also the prospect of Diego Costa returning.If he was beginning to fancy his chances of breaking the duck this Saturday, then the news that Luis Suarez will miss the game because of a positive coronavirus test will have dampened his optimism.

Are you having a good time ? Anna: Yes, I haven’t been here long , and _I have already visited_ (I / visit) a lot of. (not/see) him for a long time . How is he? 2.

Answer: Yes, it is grammatically correct. It could also be correctly stated in two other ways: 1. “ For a long time I have wanted to go

Lemar was still substituted 25 minutes from time, before Toni Lato's own goal turned the game decisively in Atleti's favour, but Simeone was encouraged by what he saw.

"He played very well, believe me," Simeone said. "We do not have players who have his drive and shooting ability.

"The talk fades when we don't see him so often, but hopefully we can give him the confidence he needs because he can do us a lot of good."

Lemar was replaced by ex-Valencia midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia, by which point Simeone had already called on fellow substitutes Joao Felix and Yannick Carrasco, each rested before a midweek Champions League match with Bayern Munich.


Gallery: Man City vs. Liverpool: Predicted Reds XI (Read Sport)

a group of baseball players playing a football game: Man City vs. Liverpool: Predicted Reds XI

"They have known me for a long time; the game is 90 minutes and I have five changes," the coach said, explaining his selection. "The squad gives me the possibility to give everyone the best minutes.

Simeone enthused but doesn't see similarities with Atletico's title-winners

  Simeone enthused but doesn't see similarities with Atletico's title-winners Diego Simeone claimed his first LaLiga win over Barcelona on Saturday, but he is not going to get carried away over it.Los Colchoneros produced a solid display at the Wanda Metropolitano to defeat Ronald Koeman's misfiring Barca and go up to second in LaLiga, only behind Real Sociedad – who have played a game more – by virtue of scoring two goals fewer.

"Where is she?" "She got married a year ago, just about the time you were watching the World Series." Clifford put the manuscript on the table on top of the book. For a long time he sat quietly. A good many people were shocked when they read that Captain Forestier had met his death in a fire

How long (YOU HAVE ) these jeans? This hairdresser’s (CHANGE) a lot since our last visit. I ( BE ) to New York several times . He (SIT) in the café for half an hour. Harry (RECEIVE) a funny puppy two days ago. We ( HAVE ) a cool party last weekend.

"I am very happy with Lemar, who has not been like today for a long time."

Domenech has now made 40 saves this season, the most in LaLiga, with five of those coming against Atleti, who dominated 67 per cent of possession.

"The standout player for our rivals was the goalkeeper and that says a lot," Simeone said. "There were shots from [Marcos] Llorente, Lemar and [Angel] Correa. He made two or three impressive saves.

"The team needs to keep trying to create chances and, once we get them, being more forceful.

"We felt very good, we were able to play for a long time in the opponent's territory and we were close to the goal until it came and the space changed a bit.

"Winning in Valencia is not easy; they came from playing a good game against Madrid and recovered from 2-0 down against Alaves. They were well organised."

Atleti - who have moved level on points with table-topping Real Sociedad – will be boosted further when Luis Suarez returns after his coronavirus diagnosis.

"The doctor will let us know [when Suarez can return]," Simeone added. "He is fine, I have spoken a lot of times to see how he felt and he is very excited to return.

"His presence in the dressing room gives us something and I hope he returns in the best way. The team needs it."

Simeone rues lack of finishing touch as Atletico go to the wire .
Atletico Madrid were held by an understrength Bayern Munich, leaving Diego Simeone aware exactly where his side must improve.Atletico went into Tuesday's Champions League clash with holders Bayern knowing that victory would be enough to secure second place in Group A.

usr: 0
This is interesting!