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Atletico Madrid boss Simeone: Our fans are ready for Juventus

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has warned Juventus of an explosive Wanda Metropolitano tomorrow night.

Atletico host the first-leg of their Champions League round 16 tie.

“I have great desire to play this game," said Simeone.

“It's a source of pride to play games like these against such strong teams. They help us grow.

“Going into the next round and growing as both a team and a club will give us the things we need.

“Early Final? No, it's the last 16 and there are no trophies up for grabs tomorrow. We're facing a strong team with some strong backing and, above all, with a Coach who has worked there for many years and with some top players.

“Having said that, we'll try to exploit our qualities to make life difficult for them. Koke starter? He's feeling good and he wants to play. He or Lemar can play.

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