The South Asian Times

23 October 2018 01:52 AM

Atletico Madrid gearing up for Inter Milan clash

By IANS

Majadahonda (Spain), Aug 10: Atletico Madrid held a training session on Friday in preparation for the upcoming friendly against Inter Milan, the last of the pre-season.

Atletico's Argentine coach Diego Simeone led the practice, open to media for the first 15 minutes, with forwards Kevin Gameiro of France and Gameiro's countrymen Antoine Griezmann and left-back Lucas Hernandez taking part in the session along with the rest of players, reports Efe.

Atleti's home Wanda Metropolitano Stadium is to host the clash against Inter Milan on Saturday.

Later on Thursday, Atletico are to hold another practice session at the Wanda Sports City to finalise preparations for Saturday's clash.

The La Liga side is also to prepare for the European Super Cup derby match against its eternal rival Real Madrid scheduled for Wednesday August 15 in Tallinn, Estonia.

Update: 10 Aug, 2018

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