first_imgFrom the dressing room environment, it is insisted that Quality is left over, but it is lacking in trust. Further, Lucas and Griezmann’s departures, his friends and teammates have not helped him either. The coaching staff has to manage the use of the player, who can not ignore, even less in the face of the plague of injuries. Right now, Lemar is the 17th player in minutes (987 in 22 games, ten as a starter) and has neither scored nor attended. He needs to improve, he knows it and Atlético-Granada will be his first test, just 11 days from Liverpool. The last chapter came in the Bernabéu derby. Lemar was the first change to replace the injured Morata. The Frenchman came from overcoming a muscle injury in the ischia announced on New Year’s Eve and a subsequent gastroenteritis, but before Madrid he did not give up. “He could not respond to the match we needed between the lines”, analyzed Simeone at the press conference. Tomorrow, although he is not expected at eleven, he is very likely to play. And then he will pass the Wanda Metropolitano exam. Lemar returns tomorrow to the Metropolitan Wanda, where he hasn’t played for almost two months (December 14, Osasuna) and where it was not clear that he would do it again. Because the Frenchman was one of the players with options to leave Atlético in the January market, although from the club they have always affirmed that they are still fully confident that it will explode and give the expected performance. The hobby doesn’t have so much faith, what It has indicated to him by his little profit in the year and a half which has already been in the team.last_img read more