Europa League: Leverkusen Struggled To Cope With Atalanta’s Pace  –Alonso

Bayer Leverkusen manager Xabi Alonso has revealed that his team failed to cope with Atalanta’s pace and duels in the final of the Europa League.

Recall that Atalanta defeated Leverkusen 3-0 on Wednesday, to end their unbeaten record this season.

However, in an interview with TNT Sports, Alonso stated that Atalanta deserves to win the Europa League title.

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“We could not cope with many difficult situations that we were preparing for because Atalanta demanded so much of you.

“One-on-one situations, duels, but we were not getting the ball in the right situations to take advantage. They do that so well.

“We were not able to come back and get that back. It was not meant to be. The unbeaten run has come to an end, but congratulations to Atalanta, they deserve it, so

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