Atletico Madrid: 3 Ways They Can Stay on the Winning Track

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Atletico Madrid: 3 Ways They Can Stay on the Winning Track
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Diego Simeone's side have started strongly this year - can it realistically continue?

Atletico Madrid are about a year away from real contention for the title. That seemed to be the consensus around La Liga prior to this season, but their fast start is beginning to make believers out of a lot of people.

When Barcelona and Real Madrid battled it out for a 2-2 draw recently, Atletico quietly moved level on points with Tito Vilanova’s side with a 2-1 victory over Malaga.

That was the most important game of the year for Los Rojiblancos, and the victory showed they could truly compete with the top sides in La Liga. They don’t play Barcelona or Real until December, but they have a real opportunity to solidify this form into something more permanent.

In order to do that, there are a few things that would be of great benefit.

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