Atlético Madrid were knocked out of the Copa del Rey after a 2-0 defeat on Wednesday. Real Sociedad took the lead in the 33rd minute from a superb header by Adnan Januzaj, who jumped between three defenders to score into the bottom-left corner of Jan Oblak’s goal. After a defensive mistake, Real extended their lead while Mikel Oyarzabal robbed the ball from Felipe and freed Alexander Sorloth to run into the box and rifle into the net from close range.
“The only way to improve for players is to work and regain confidence, especially in complex situations in the game. It was a tough game and La Real got off to a good start,” said the coach. ‘ Atlético, Diego Simeone. ” At the moment the dynamic is not good and needs to change. We need to think positively, I’m optimistic, I believe in my players, but obviously it’s uncomfortable.
“It’s a football problem, every day is different, every year is different, every month is different. Last season was fantastic, just five or six months ago, and this season is very difficult until the present. Possibilities and opportunities. There we have the league and the Champions League.”