Diego Simeone wary of Paco Alcacer threat for Atletico Madrid

first_imgAtletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone admits that the “in-form and confident” Paco Alcacer is a cause for concern ahead of their Champions League clash with Borrusia DortmundThe 25-year-old striker has enjoyed a stunning campaign for both club and country following his loan move from Barcelona in the summer.Alcacer has scored eight goals in just five appearances in the Bundesliga and Champions League with Dortmund now set to make his stay a permanent one at the end of the season.Although Simeone insists that this comes as no surprise to him.“I am not surprised by his current form,” Simeone told reporters, according to Marca.borussia dortmund, marco reus, jadon sancho, paco alcacerReport: Dortmund hammer four past Leverkusen George Patchias – September 14, 2019 Borussia Dortmund put four past Bayer Leverkusen.Borussia Dortmund leapfrogged Bayern Munich to claim second place in the Bundesliga. After handing out a 4-0 thrashing of…“He has always had great skill and instinct inside the penalty area, his movement is excellent and when he has confidence it is hard to manage.“This is a key point of the game for us because we are up against a striker who is in-form and confident due to his run of games.Alcacer described playing against Atletico as “like suffering a toothache” earlier this week.The Group A game between Dortmund and Atletico will begin at 21:00 (CEST) tonight at Signal Iduna Park.last_img

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