Carrasco, Simeone’s ‘great game’ for the derby

The leader of The league, the
Atlético de Madrid
, receives on Sunday his neighbor from the Spanish capital, the Real Madrid, in a match that can be decisive in the fight for the title.

Fortunately for Diego Pablo Simeone, the mattress coach will recover cash. One of them, of special importance in the team when he did best. We talk about Yannick
Carrasco.

According to the first tests, the Belgian would be from the game to face the Real Madrid this Sunday. It would be as a left back. Carrasco he was out the last three games due to a post-traumatic injury to the musculature of his left leg, from which he seems to have recovered.

Although last week, before the appointment before him Villarreal he trained in a session with the group, finally he was left out as before in the matches against him Chelsea and the I raised.

A very important loss for those appointments, a loss that will be resolved in the face of the derby if nothing goes wrong. The Belgian, his physical display and his ability to work, was key in the best moment of the Athletic, at its best.

The Belgian wants to repeat a great performance again. Let us remember that in this campaign, his best game was perhaps the one that curdled against a direct rival for the title of The league, As the Barça. In the clash against the Catalan team, the ‘Red Devil‘He was really ready to anticipate Ter Stegen on a divided ball too far from the goal, to be able to beat him.

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In this course he has been 1,422 minutes in 21 games, 16 of them as a starter, in which he has scored three goals and four assists. He has not seen a door since December 9, against the Salzburg in Champions. And in The league, since November 21, in the aforementioned meeting before the Barça.

The Belgian already knows what it is to mark the Real Madrid. He did it in the end of Champions of Milan. The white box has been measured nine times, with a record of only one victory, four draws and four defeats.