Atletico Madrid supervisor, Diego Simeone, has mentioned they may have plenty of work to do forward of their second leg conflict with Chelsea within the Champions League.
The LaLiga facet misplaced 1-0 to Thomas Tuchel’s facet on Tuesday evening.
Olivier Giroud scored the one aim of the match within the second half.
In consequence, Simeone’s facet can have all of it to do at Stamford Bridge in three weeks, as they search to qualify for the quarter-final.
“Trying three weeks forward is simply too far. We’ve got plenty of video games till then. We will likely be taking part in in opposition to an opponent with velocity and can want to have the ability to cease it, to cope with forwards like Giroud and different highly effective gamers.
“We have to have extra of the ball and place ourselves higher in assault. We’ll work on it, however we even have an necessary sport in opposition to Villarreal.
“Work, work, work. I belief the group we’ve got. If we had been within the month of September and so they informed me we’ve misplaced however we’re nonetheless main, I’d signal for it,” Simeone mentioned.