Spanish football club Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has not changed his aims for the coming season as his side looks to once again challenge the dominance of economic powerhouses FC Barcelona and Real Madrid.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone said that one of his future goals is to train the Argentine national football team. But for the time being, he is entirely focused on his Spanish club and described Argentina's current manager Gerardo Martin as "a great coach".
Atletico Madrid expect to be competitive next season despite the exit of playmaker Arda Turan and striker Mario Mandzukic thanks to new arrivals like Jackson Martinez and Luciano Vietto, captain Gabi said on Wednesday.
The arrival of Porto's Colombian international striker Jackson Martinez to Atletico Madrid appears to be just a question of time after the player's agent confirmed that he would be joining the Spanish football club.
Atletico Madrid coach's Diego Simeone believes his side will find it easier to break the stranglehold that FC Barcelona and Real Madrid have over the La Liga title once the attacking megastar duo of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo retires from football.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is mulling the prospect of unleashing striker Fernando Torres instead of regular target man Mario Mandzukic on leaders FC Barcelona in their La Liga clash on Sunday.