Atletico Madrid coach Diego Pablo Simeone was once again a supporter of the VAR but not entirely sure of its adaptation, after a victory (3-1) over Espanyol that left controversy in the Metropolitan Wanda, while He asked for "tranquility" because there is a lot of season left.
"I always believe that the VAR will be better every day, I hope I am not mistaken," he said in statements to Movistar Plus, after the duel of the 13th day of LaLiga Santander, where he also had them with Gil Manzano and saw a yellow one " fair. "
Atleti had to turn around an initial visiting goal and did so just before the break with a goal from Correa that had to validate the VAR for possible offside. Espanyol came to tie in the final stretch but the referee canceled it for a foul to Koke. The 'Cholo' saw a good start of his team although it was complicated. "Since the game started there was an important proposal as a result of what the team needed," he said.
"We worked well in the circulation, there were feelings of danger continuously at the start of the first half until a play of one against them makes us the goal and the moment and the game gets twice as difficult. The team had responsibility, he responded He scored three goals and especially worked together in a very good way, "he added.
The Atleti coach explained his changes at eleven. "Having more strength and a replacement for Lodi, putting more energy in the center of the field with Herrera and more associative game with Victor," he said, while not wanting to look at the team's position on the prowl of the leaders. "Very quiet, there is still a lot," he concluded.