If there is a player of the Atlético de Madrid who has gotten used to breaking records in recent years, that’s Koke. In front of Elche reached 350 league games defending the shield of the bear and the strawberry tree. A figure available to very few players, in fact in the history of the mattress team they have only achieved it: Adelardo (401), Thomas Reñones (367) and Carlos Aguilera (365).
A record that this time he achieved by coming off the bench. Something unusual in the mattress captain who is one of the fixed for Diego Pablo Simeone. However this time Cholo opted for Kondogbia because the Vallecano had worked most of the week outside the group.
Since September 19, 2009, he officially debuted with the Atlético de Madrid in the Camp Nou against him Barcelona almost 12 years have passed. That day the colchoneros lost 5-2 and Abel Resino decided to give a few minutes to a player he saw with a great future.
Since then he has played 307 starting games. He has scored 36 goals and has distributed 74 assists. Some numbers that have earned him to win LaLiga in the 2013-14 season. We will see if this campaign reaches the second …
Although a total of 498 games. If nothing changes this season, he will become the second player in the club’s history who can boast of having played more than 500 games with the mattress jacket. Something they can only boast about Adelardo and the.
At the moment the rojiblanco youth squad continues to take steps forward and is already beginning to move among the club’s legends. It is a myth that he is only 29 years old. And everything indicates that he is sane for a while.