Atletico Madrid comfortably beat the Indonesian side Mitra Kukar a match in preparation for the defense of the Copa del Rey. Simeone side came out strong and got three goals in the first half. Villa and Insua got the second half goals.
Jorge Resurrección Merodio, Koke , scored the first goal in Elche, which opened the doors to success. The Madrid born player recognised the importance of victory and stressed the team work that led to victory.
Filipe Luis Kasmirski continues to write his name in the history books of Atletico. In the match against Elche, the Brazilian international reached a whopping 150 games defending our club. 150 meetings riddled with successes. Congratulations genius!
Diego Godin played his 100th Premier League game with Atletico Madrid in the win at Elche. The defender who came in 2010, has become a real leader at the heart of the defense during the last four seasons.
Atletico Madrid won in Elche with competence and clarity to a combative Elche , which kept the pulse of ours in the first half. The success of Koke and Diego Costa was the thirteenth to achieve final victory.
Juanfran Torres spoke in the press room at the Cerro del Espino and praised the work of a squad with a "great dressing room” who fight and fight in every game as if it were their last. He also stressed the number of different way the group has to find a win.