Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel, has snubbed the Blues and named Atlético Madrid as one of many hardest groups to beat in Europe.
Tuchel defined that Atlético Madrid have unimaginable high quality to assault and play a possession recreation.
In accordance with him, Diego Simeone’s facet are full as a result of they depend on self-discipline and hard-work.
The German stated this throughout his pre-match press convention on Tuesday forward of Chelsea’s Champions League last-16 second leg tie in opposition to the La Liga leaders on Wednesday evening at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea head to the sport after beating Atlético Madrid 1-0 within the first leg in Bucharest.
“I consider each membership has its DNA, and with Diego Simeone, Atletico have turn out to be one of many hardest groups to beat in Europe over years and years,” Tuchel stated.
“They depend on a disciplined, hard-working, tremendous organised defence, however on the identical time, they’ve unimaginable high quality to assault and play a possession recreation.
“For me, it’s a very full squad, and you’ve got to pay attention to every thing.”