Simeone: Nothing is impossible for Atletico Madrid
Atletico Madrid can overcome Real Madrid's 3-0 aggregate lead in the second-leg of their Champions League semi-final, says Diego Simeone.Copa del Rey 2017 last 16 draw: live online
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is refusing to give up on securing a place in final of the Champions League, despite heading into the second-leg of their semi-final with Real Madrid with a 3-0 deficit.
Cristiano Ronaldo's superb hat-trick ensured Madrid took a huge step towards retaining their Champions League crown, although Atleti will have the Vicente Calderon behind them in Wednesday's second-leg.
21 - Atletico de Madrid have never lost a game in all comps when Saul scored (W19 2D). Lucky.— OptaJose (@OptaJose) May 6, 2017
LaLiga victory helps Atleti belief
And, after Saul Niguez's second-half strike handed Atletico all three points against Eibar in Saturday's LaLiga clash, Simeone claimed that nothing is impossible for his side.
"On Wednesday we have a very difficult game, impossible for many, but not for us, nothing is impossible" Simeone said.
"They are two different games, we were beaten the other day and the following days have been difficult. Now we need to be ready to play in a huge game."
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