Atletico coach Simeone extends contract yet again to mid-2020

Atletico coach Simeone extends contract yet again to mid-2020

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Atletico Madrid trainer Diego Simeone has his contract with the Spanish club extended for two years. The Argentinian, who last year commitment with two years inkortte, is now back to mid-2020 by the People.

Reports that Atletico on Tuesday on the site of the club.

The 47-year-old Simeone is since december 2011 on the bank with ‘Los Colchoneros’, the club for which he between 2003 and 2005 as a player was active.

Atletico announce proudly that the “European elite” only Arsenal-manager Arsène Wenger longer one trainer is at his club. The 67-year-old Frenchman is already almost 21 years old responsible for the ‘Gunners’.

Simeone, 106-fold Argentine international, has Atletico for the past six seasons, many successes resulted. The Spanish football club won the 2012 Europa League and the European Super Cup, in 2013, the Spanish cup, in 2014, his tenth national and, in 2014, the Spanish Super Cup.

Moreover, it was Atletico in 2014 and 2016 in the Champions League final. Both times was Real Madrid too strong for the fellow-townsman.

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09:32 – 05 september 2017


Simeone and Atletico made last year september for furrowed eyebrows in the football world by the mid 2020 ongoing commitment of the trainer with two years in to shorten.

Simeone stressed at that time that not meant that he wanted to leave Madrid, or that the club farewell of him wanted to take.

“In the next two years we can the contract extend again, if they are not of me, want”, said the Argentine a year ago, without a reason to give for the remarkable ‘reduction’. “Now this was the best decision for the club and for the team.”

Atletico Madrid after the first two speelrondes fourth in the Primera Divison with four points. In the Champions League, the club classified in group C, Chelsea, AS Roma and Qarabag FK of Azerbaijan.

View the program, the position and the results of the Primera Division

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