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Atletico miss chance to move into second

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Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone said he believes Valencia have the third best squad in Spain after his side could only manage a 1-1 draw with Los Che on Sunday. 

Atletico Madrid's Brazilian defender Filipe Luis (L) vies with Valencia's Brazilian forward Jonas Gonsalves during the Spanish League football match Atletico de Madrid vs Valencia CF at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on March 31, 2013. The match ended in a 1-1 draw.

Real Madrid's 1-1 draw at Real Zaragoza on Saturday had given Atletico the chance to overtake their city rivals and move back into second place, but despite having to settle for a point Simeone was happy to have maintained their 15-point advantage over Valencia who remain in sixth.

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