Nobody has achieved more victories with Atlético de Madrid than the Argentine coach, who just surpassed the 194 victories of Luis Aragonés
Diego Simeone, coach of the Atlético de Madrid, reached 200 victories in The league; a mark for the history of the rojiblanco team, since their first win against the Villarreal (3-0) until this Saturday against the Celtic, in a tour with 100 different players, with Koke Resurrection with more matches than anyone, with Antoine Griezmann as their top scorer, with an infallible podium, with a title included in 2013-14, with 544 goals in favor, with 60 wins 1-0 or 175 unbeaten matches.
A brand for the history of Atlético
No one else has achieved such a number of victories in the League as coach of the Atlético de Madrid. After the 194 triumphs of Luis Aragones In 407 games in the final stretch last year, Simeone is the club’s record manager in this regard, with 200 games won in 330 games. The third is Ricardo Zamora (90 wins in 174 games). Radomir Antic (65 in 144 games) and Helenio Herrera (54 in 103) complete the ‘top’ five in First.
A league at the Camp Nou and an infallible podium
On May 17, 2014, the Atlético de Madrid conquered its tenth League. It is the most precious title of Simeone and his team, who overcame 38 days Barcelona and to Real Madrid. No one else has altered that duopoly in the last decade in the championship. The 1-1 at the Camp Nou made him champion with 90 points. It is the historical record of the club. In none of the eight full campaigns has he been off the podium. It was second in 2017-18 and 2018-19 and third in 2012-13, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2019-20.
680 points of the 990 disputed in the ‘era Simeone’
Apart from their 200 victories, Atlético de Simeone he completes his numbers in the League with 80 draws and 50 defeats to add a total of 680 points of the 990 disputed throughout his eight and a half seasons in charge of the rojiblanco team. That record means that he has added 68.6 percent of the points played in the League.
60 wins by 1 to 0
60 of Simeone’s 200 league victories have been 1-0, 30 at home and 30 away, throughout his eight and a half seasons at the helm. Athletic. The second most repeated result with him as the winner is 2-0 or 0-2 with 45 occasions, while the third is 3-0 or 0-3 in 22 wins. On the other side, only once did he win 4-3, 2-5 or 7-0 away from home or away.
The first victory: 3 to 0 against VIllarreal at the Vicente Calderón
In their second game of the League came the first victory of the era Diego Simeone: 3-0 at Villarreal at the Vicente Calderón stadium. It was on January 15, 2012. The Colombian Radamel Falcao marked the difference with 1-0 in the 39th minute and 2-0 in the 55th minute. The Brazilian Diego Ribas, in the 79th minute, completed the first of the 200 victories of the Argentine coach at the head of the rojiblanco team.
The first eleven, with Courtois, Falcao, Godín, Gabi, Thiago …
The debut of Diego Simeone in front of the Atlético de Madrid in the League it was on January 7, 2012 with a 0-0 against Malaga in La Rosaleda; the origin of everything that has come after, with seven rojiblanco club titles and two Champions League finals. From his first eleven there is no one left in the team. It was formed by Thibaut Courtois; Luis Amaranto Perea, Diego Godín, Álvaro Domínguez, Filipe Luis; Tiago Mendes, Gabi Fernández; Juanfran Torres, Diego Ribas, Eduardo Salvio; and Radamel Falcao. Although it was 4-2-3-1 then, his most common system has been 4-4-2.
One hundred different players
With the premiere of Lucas Torreira this saturday against him Celtic in Balaídos, Diego Simeone He has already employed a hundred different footballers to conquer the 200 victories he has achieved in the League, of which seventeen surpass the hundred clashes in the championship under the command of the Argentine coach.
Koke, Godín and Gabi, the ‘Top’ 3 with the most Simeone games
There is no one who has played more league games than Koke Resurrection during the current era Simeone, with 292 of the 330 games that the coach has led Atlético in the championship, followed by Diego Godín, with 242; Gabi Fernández, with 225; Juanfran Torres, with 221; Filipe Luis, with 197; Saúl Ñíguez, with 195; Jan Oblak, with 194; Antoine Griezmann, with 179; Ángel Correa, with 165, and Thomas Partey, with 130. They are the ten with the most duels in this section.
Oblak; Juanfran, Giménez, Godín, Filipe; Koke, Gabi, Thomas, Saúl; Griezzmann and Correa
With the eleven players with the most matches played in these eight and a half campaigns of Simeone In the League there is a very recognizable eleven of the Argentine coach: Jan Oblak, in goal; Juanfran Torres, José María Giménez, Diego Godín and Filipe Luis, in defense; Koke Resurrección, Gabi Fernández, Thomas Partey and Saúl Ñíguez, in the center of the field; and Ángel Correa and Antoine Griezmann, in attack.
Barcelona or the triumph that it lacks in the league
He Barcelona still represents an undiscovered triumph in the League for Diego Simeone, who have never beaten the Barça team in the championship (yes in the Champions League) in each of their 17 clashes in this competition, with six draws and eleven defeats, which also make Barcelona the opponent that has won the most Atlético, followed by Real Madrid, with six, and Real Sociedad and Villarreal, with five. Simeone has never beaten Racing Santander in the League either, but in that case with a single duel between the two in 2011-12 that ended in a draw.
Getafe, the rival who has won the most
Getafe is the team that has beaten the most Simeone throughout these 200 victories in the League, with fourteen wins in fifteen meetings with him. They are followed by Athletic Club (12 in 17 games); Granada and Celta, with twelve; and Real Sociedad and Betis, whom he defeated on eleven occasions. At the same time, there are twelve rivals with whom he has never lost: Getafe, Granada, Deportivo, Valladolid, Leganés, Alavés, Las Palmas, Elche, Girona, Huesca, Córdoba and Racing de Santander.
Best series of wins in a row: nine in 2013-14
When the Athletic won the League in 2013-14, achieved his best consecutive winning streak of the era Simeone, with nine games won without interruption, between matchday 27 and 35: 0-2 against Celta, 1-0 against Espanyol, 0-2 against Betis, 1-0 against Granada, 1-2 against Athletic, 1-0 against Villarreal, 0-2 to Getafe, 2-0 to Elche and 0-1 to Valencia, between March 8 and April 27, 2014.
544 goals for
Atlético de Simeone have scored 544 goals in their 330 league games; an average of 1.64 goals per game. Nothing else Luis Aragonés directed more goals for the rojiblanco team in the championship, with 645 in 407 games, although with a slightly lower average: 1.58. Of the ten technicians with the most Atlético games, five of them improve the Argentine average: Helenio Herrera (2.66); Fernando Daucik (2.2); Ricardo Zamora (2.17); José Villalonga (1.87) and Radomir Antic (1.75).
Griezmann, his best scorer with 93 goals in LaLiga
On the tour of Athletic of Simeone in the League there have been 48 different scorers, none with as many as Antoine Griezmann, today in Barcelona and with 93 goals in the five leagues that he was under the command of the Argentine coach, from 2014-15 to 2018-19. The second is Diego Costa, with 48. And the third Radamel Falcao: 43.
Getafe 7-0 in 2013, Simeone’s biggest win
On November 23, 2013, Simeone achieved his biggest win in front of the Atlético de Madrid in the League with a 7-0 win over Getafe at the Vicente Calderón stadium. Raúl García headed 1-0 and 4-0; Alberto Lopo made it 2-0 at his own goal; David Villa scored the 3-0 pass from Juanfran and the 6-0 with assistance from Adrián; Diego Costa signed 5-0 with a spectacular Chilean; and Adrián finished the victory with 7-0 in the final moments.
175 unbeaten matches and 229 goals against
The defensive structure is one of the Argentine coach’s priorities since his arrival at Athletic. The team has conceded 229 goals against – an average of only 0.69 goals per game – with Simeone in command in the League throughout the 330 games played, of which he finished more than half, 175, without damage to his goal. Of them he won 145: 30 times by 1-0, 31 by 0-1, 24 by 2-0, 20 by 0-2, 17 by 3-0, 5 by 0-3, 6 by 4-0, 3 by 0-4, 4 for 5-0, 3 for 0-5, 1 for 6-0 and 1 for 7-0. The other thirty equaled zero.
The 4 to 1 defeat, the heaviest score against
It has only happened on two occasions, both at the beginning of his tenure on the bench Athletic, but the defeat by 4-1 or 1-4, one with Barcelona on December 16, 2012 at the Camp Nou and another with Barcelona Real Madrid at Vicente Calderón on April 11, 2012, it is the worst that the coach has received in his 330 games.
Two defeats in a row, Simeone’s worst streak in LaLiga
In his 330 league games, the worst streak of Simeone it has been reduced to two consecutive defeats. It has happened no more than three times. One in 2011-12 (2-0 with Levante and 1-4 against Real Madrid); another in 2016-17 (2-0 with Real Sociedad and 0-3 with Real Madrid); and another in 2018-19 (1-0 with Betis and 1-3 with Real Madrid). In all three the white team agreed.
117 games won at home and 83 wins away
Always reliable in their stadium, whether it was Vicente Calderón until 2017 or Wanda Metropolitano since then, the team coached by Simeone has won 117 games at home, 83 of them without a single goal against. And, although now he no longer shows the determination of the first courses as a visitor, 83 of those 200 victories in the League have been away from home. 62 were without any goals against.
Atlético’s record for consecutive home wins: 14
TO Simeone It also corresponds to the best record of consecutive victories as a visitor, with a total of fourteen at the Vicente Calderón stadium, concluded on March 8, 2013 when Real Sociedad won the Manzanares 0-1. The previous mark dated from the years 1939-40 and 1940-41, with twelve victories for Atlético Aviación under the command of Ricardo Zamora.