Euro 2012: Spain midfielder Juan Mata wary of Croatia
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FIFA.com: Did you imagine ending your first season with Atletico Madrid on such a high note.Juan Mata Spain Euro 2012 Away Jersey After all, some people said you were making a mistake when you joined the club.Radamel Falcao: I did to begin with. I was very excited about the season turning out this way, and though things didnít go how we wanted them to initially, I always felt we could reach the Europa League final and go on and win it.Euro 2012 Soccer Jerseys In the end it all went perfectly for the team and for me too. Following the win over Athletic Bilbao in Bucharest Michel Platini had something to say to you during the awards ceremony, didnít he? Yes, he made a joke about seeing me again there this year and asked what I was doing up there again, things like that. To tell you the truth, though, I was amazed by it all, even though it was the second time Iíve won the title.jordan 11 for sale I loved watching the celebrations, to see how happy everyone was in Madrid, and to see and hear their reactions and their affection for us. It made a big impact on me, and Iíve got nothing but gratitude for them.Do you feel like youíre an Atletico idol?Thatís hard to say. I donít think so. I made a good contribution this season, but you have to leave a mark to be considered an idol and Iím going to need more time to do that. I think the fans love me but I donít feel like Iím an idol.If what Diego Simeone said after the Europa League final is true, it looks like you wonít have enough time to make that mark.CHI Flat Irons for sale Yes, I heard what Simeone said and Iíve heard the rumours, but the fact is I donít know anything about it. All I want to do now is enjoy the summer and everything weíve achieved with the club. Itís time to take things easy, now more than ever.