Koke: It’s been a dream season

Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke has conceded that it has been a ‘dream season’ for his side.

The capital club go to Camp Nou this evening, knowing that a point would see them crowned Liga champions.

Add that to a place in the Champions League final, and the Spanish youngster has admitted that it has been a period of unparalleled success.

“The match against Barca will be very special and we have to go out and give everything to win because it's a final,” he told Marca.

“This is a dream season: playing the last game against Barcelona is spectacular. It's a dream to play for your boyhood team and fight for La Liga and the Champions League.

“You always dream of winning the Primera Division and the Champions Leauge. But the most important thing is that we take it day by day.

“That's our philosophy, we've been developing it for years since Simeone became coach. He arrived with a winning mentality. I think that's what we needed.

“He has done many great things and the fans love him very much.” 

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