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Fernando Torres' Mixed Night vs. Bayern Can't Hide Importance to Atletico Madrid

Ultimately, it was a night for Atletico Madrid and those who support them to glory in the familiar. For the second time in five months, Diego Simeone ’s side have chiselled out a 1-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the Champions League, once again showcasing that when the most powerful forces in European football are mentioned then they deserve more than a footnote. Just like in last season’s semi-final first leg—when a stunning goal from Saul Niguez secured a one-goal advantage— Atletico were stoic in the face of Bayern ’s pressure, something which has strengthened their reputation as the great misers of European football.
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