Atletico Final Target: Finish Third in League
Madrid – Atletico Madrid’s involvement in the Champions League after ending after being knocked out Real Madrid. Atletico are now staying focused to meet the target in the final of the season with a third place finish La Liga.
Single goal Javier Hernandez ensure Atletico frozen out of the Madrid 0-1 on aggregate. These results mark the failure Atletico mencapaian repeat the previous season in which they set foot on the final success.
In this way, Atletico stay focus to La Liga after they were first eliminated in the Copa del Rey. However, Atletico not empty-handed in 2014-15 because at the beginning of this season they’ve grasped the Spanish Supercup trophy after beat Madrid 2-1 on aggregate.
Atletico now sits third in the standings with 69 points. But the position is still not safe because the underlying Valencia to within four points with six games remaining, some of which still will host Barcelona.
“We were among the eight best clubs in Europe, which is not easy. If the players give everything like today then it should Atletico fans happy and proud with the players they have,” said Atletico coach Diego Simeone after his team was eliminated from the Champions League.
“The target is something that we have always had. With the win the Super Cup at the start of the season and finished in third position is the required target of this club,” he said on the club’s official website.
In La Liga, Atletico Madrid will host Elche on at the Vicente Calderon on Saturday (25/4) night.