Griezmann: "The best stadium I've ever played"
Diego Simeone assured that it will remember all your life "exciting and dramatic" opening of Wanda Metropolitan, fabulous new stadium for his team. "The exit to stadium has been tremendous, I will remember all my life, has been a unique moment; I had never seen anything like it, neir as a player nor as a coach," a more serene Simeone about release of new home of Athletic. "It has been exciting and dramatic, even for those who saw it on tv", added technician argentine atletico.
Simeone and his players joined ir first and narrow victory (1-0, on Málaga), after which approximately 63,000 fans who almost filled Wanda Metropolitan, ondearan a flag with motto "Welcome to Wanda Metropolitan, home of all athletic", while hymn of club sounded out loud and three paratroopers from Army of Spanish Air landed on lawn to deposit ball with who played first game in history of new coliseum.
it Was same ball that French Antoine Griezmann became a goal to sign first victory of red and white in Wanda Metropolitan. "it was Not a goal more, not only for story, but by time that was passing him (Griezmann), which came several games without mark, and little by little is becoming decisive player has always been and that we need to," said Simeone.
"The game was hard, as I expected, because Malaga came from three defeats and we all effort that we did to Roma in Champions league," added argentine coach on complicated match against andalusians.
"The first hitch in your stadium, with all new, it is difficult, but we have to improve and may this triumph serve us to make us strong," concluded Simeone, excited about a stadium that "looks huge from outside" and in "people see it up close and very participant (sic) in game".Griezmann: "The best stadium I have played with,"
For its part, Griezmann was very happy for premiere of Wanda, goal and victory. "The people I really wanted to play here, although we had already trained, but we lacked player 12 and today were with us. It is best stadium I have played. I hope hobby is in important matches," said '7' atletico in statements to beIN Sports.