Oblak: « It’s never simple playing against Barça »
Jan Oblak is sharp for whatever is left of his Atletico Madrid partners to share the applaud he is getting right now for his exhibitions.
The giant stopper attained his 100th clean sheet in just 179 appearances for Diego Siemone’s side and claims that accomplishment, as well as his three Zamora trophies, is due to the team he plays for.
« It’s a quite high number for the measure of diversions we’ve played together but those numbers aren’t just mine, they belong to the team.
Without them I’d never reach such heights and I’m grateful to them, » clarified Oblak in a video posted by the club. The goalkeeper was named as ‘Player of the Month’ by Atletico fans. « I feel better. T
hank you to the fans for giving me this honor. But what’s important isn’t this but rather the fact the team did a good job in October and we’re high up in the table. »
Oblak gotten his third sequential Zamora trophy which is granted to the goalkeeper who concedes the least amount of goals in the previous season.
The guardian, by and by, said the prize had a place as much with his partners, instructing staff and fans as it does him. « I’d like to thank them also for their work, for their help in picking up this award. »
FC Barcelona are Oblak and Atletico’s next adversaries following the global break. It’s a match the goalkeeper believes will be « quite complicated » to win.
« Barça are a great team and it’s never easy to play against them but I’m sure we can play well and win the match. It will be troublesome however it’s imperative for us, » concluded Oblak.