Diego Simeone, coach of Atlético de Madrid, recalled this Wednesday the “beautiful moments lived”, on his ninth anniversary since his signing as coach of the rojiblanco team, and expressed the “great challenges to live” at the club, with which this Tuesday achieved his 300th victory in 499 games.
“9 years as Atleti coach. Beautiful moments lived, great challenges to live. PROUD AND GRATEFUL“, published the Argentine coach on his social networks, along with a photo in which he poses smiling with his eyes on the mural of the Atleti Territory of the Wanda Metropolitano space, where, for example, Diego Godín’s goal is represented at the Camp Nou which meant the 2013-14 League or Gabi Fernández lifting the Copa del Rey won in 2012-13.
In all that period, the coach has won seven titles: a League (2013-14), a Copa del Rey (2012-13) and a Spanish Super Cup (2014), at the national level, and two European Leagues (2011-12 and 2017-18) and two European Super Cups (2012 and 2018), on a continental level, in addition to having reached the final of the UEFA Champions League twice.
Atlético de Madrid also collects this anniversary on its official website this Wednesday. “The Argentine arrived at our club as coach of the first team in 2011, giving rise to one of the most successful times of our entity in history”, review.
9 years as coach of @Atleti. Beautiful moments lived, great challenges to live.
PROUD AND GRATEFUL.
– Diego Pablo Simeone (@Simeone) December 23, 2020