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Soccer – Simeone calls for one last push

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone believes his hard-working team have the qualities to see off Real Madrid in Saturday's Champions League final in Milan. Atletico were beaten by Real in the final of European club football's premier competition two years ago and have had a tough draw this season, being forced to beat Barcelona and Bayern Munich in the last two rounds. Atletico are 11/10 with bet365 to lift the trophy on Saturday, while the former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Fernando Torres is available at 11/4 to score at any time in the San Siro. Simeone said: "We've already played two of the top three teams in the world and now we're facing the third in the final. Real are a much more direct team who are a massive threat from set-pieces. "They're very strong defensively, but we'll be ready and will look to play the game on our terms. Fingers crossed, that will be enough for us to do what we want, which is to win."

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