The Spaniard continues his growth playing as a second striker since he became a hero in the match against Liverpool for the Champions League.
He did it again. Marcos Llorente He played again as a second striker and was again the best of the Atlético de Madrid. The former Real Madrid player has become the deadliest weapon in the Cholo simone. He scored the goal that opened the way to victory mattress in Getafe and certified, once again, his great state of form. Since Anfield, it has become the biggest offensive reference for the rojiblanco team
Since that Champions League match, in which Atlético de Madrid eliminated Liverpool in their own stadium, Llorente has participated directly in half of the goals for the Atletico team. In fact, he has participated in 8 as many mattresses, with a balance of 4 goals and 4 assists in his last 11 games.
Simeone converted him from midfield to second tip, a position where he does not stop producing so many and danger for his team. Versatile and in a state of incredible shape, Llorente is presented as a great resource for the Cholo: he can use it as a midfielder, as an inside player on the right or as a second point.
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