Edmilson had a dismal game against Atletico's two-goal star Sergio Aguero and Rijkaard added: "He was playing for the first time. Until their equaliser, we dominated the game without doing too much damage. During that period, Edmilson was working well.
"Later all the team did not work well and we underwent disorganization. It is not right to aim only at one player for this defeat in the Vicente Calderon."