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Simeone suspects helicopter over training ground before Champions League final

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone complained about a helicopter that hovered over the stadium for about five minutes while Atleti were training before tomorrow's Champions League final with Real Madrid.

Update:
Simeone suspects helicopter over training ground before Champions League final
F.J. Díaz

A little like Ray Liotta in Mafia classic 'Goodfellas', Diego Simeone thinks a helicopter is following him. The Atletico Madrid manager complained to UEFA about a helicopter that made repeated passes over the stadium and hovered for minutes as Atletico Madrid were finalising preparations for tomorrow's Champions League final with Real Madrid. 

Simeone complains to officials about a TV helicopter overhead during an Atletico de Madrid training session on the eve of the UEFA Champions League Final against Real Madrid in Milan.
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Simeone complains to officials about a TV helicopter overhead during an Atletico de Madrid training session on the eve of the UEFA Champions League Final against Real Madrid in Milan.Matthias HangstGetty Images

The helicopter, apart from the noise due to its close proximity, unsettled the rojiblanco squad and coaching team.

Atleti's Jesus Gamez, Saul Níguez, Diego Godin and Koke look up as a tv helicopter flys overhead during an Atletico de Madrid training session on the eve of the UEFA Champions League Final against Real Madrid at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 27, 2016 in M
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Atleti's Jesus Gamez, Saul Níguez, Diego Godin and Koke look up as a tv helicopter flys overhead during an Atletico de Madrid training session on the eve of the UEFA Champions League Final against Real Madrid at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 27, 2016 in MClive MasonGetty Images
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