This Sunday’s derby between the Atlético de Madrid and the Real Madrid It will be a very morbid duel as it always happens in these duels of so much rivalry between the two most powerful teams in the capital of Spain. Although one of the duels that will attract the most attention will be the one that will star Marcos Llorente placeholder image that he will again face the coach who did not have him at the White House.
In the summer of 2019, the midfielder left through the back door at the express request of Zinedine Zidane that he did not have their services. His bet for that position was clear, Fede Valverde. That caused the Atlético de Madrid signed him for 40 million euros. The intention of the colchoneros was to occupy the position that the previous season had occupied Rodrigo Hernandez who went to Manchester City for 70 million euros.
Right now that decision of the French coach is surprising because Marcos Llorente placeholder image he has become one of the most important players in the League. It is a benchmark in the Atlético de Madrid and one of the revelations of the League. He currently has eight goals in the championship, which makes him one of the highest scoring midfielders, and seven assists, a figure that makes him the top assistant in La Liga together with Iago Aspas Y Of fruits. In 15 goals of the colchoneros he has participated.
The Madrilenian has had a great transformation in his game in the Atlético de Madrid. Simeone He saw in training his speed and his ability to score goals with both legs, and decided that he should advance his position. Something that has made him one of the best interiors in the League.
While for his part, Zizou He never finished giving him opportunities. And that when the Frenchman returned to Real Madrid, Marcos had been an important player under the orders of Solari. In fact, he was named the best player in the final of the Club World Cup that he won with the whites. But none of that was worth to him to gain the confidence of the Gaul. Your bets were Casemiro Y Valverde….
It will be the second time that his ‘executioner’ is measured in the Real Madrid. The truth is that in the first round in Valdebebas he did not leave his best version, like the rest of the team. The Whites won 2-0 in one of the worst games in memory of the Whites. Simeone throughout the season. So the objective is to achieve his revenge either with a good game, with an assist or with a goal …
A revenge that one of his companions has already experienced. Saúl was in the lower categories of the Real Madrid but they ended up throwing him out. After that I would sign for him Atlético de Madrid in which he ended up triumphing. The first time he crossed paths with the white team was to win them a Spain Supercup. And in the fourth match they played, their revenge came with a Chilean goal in a match that the colchoneros beat 4-0 at the stadium. Vicente Calderón.