MADRID -- A trio of observations on Atletico Madrid's 1-0 win vs. Juventus.
1. Simeone 1-0 Allegri
This was always likely to be a tight, tactical battle, and so it proved. There were some spaces to exploit as Diego Simeone's 4-1-4-1 faced off against Massimiliano Allegri's (inherited) 3-5-2 but not many, especially in the first half when the 10 "midfield" players on show were often strung out in a line across the pitch to ensure there were no gaps for their opponent to get through.
Juventus had 68...