Beginnings in Atlético “I didn’t start playing, but I continued my work, always with his mouth closed and doing what he asked me to do. “Opportunity“When the opportunity arose to play, I did my best and thereafter I gained his trust. Simeone began to see me with different eyes. Mi way of working was decisive, always with my mouth shut, even when I was 30 years old and being on the bench I always had my mouth shut and I worked hard knowing that my opportunity would come. “ Terms“I think it makes things easier to stay focused. I am in good condition and I have played great games and I want to keep doing it. “Season with Atlético “We have played great games and we have been growing. Things are not as we want them but as they are. It’s time to focus on coming back strong and maintaining the high level. “Coronavirus“The new scenario for the coronavirus is complicated, since it has been a very radical change just after our match against Liverpool. YouWe saw to stay at home and then we started to take care of ourselves. It is a boring period, but we are waiting for normalization. PI think a lot about families who have lost their relatives. This is the most complicated and terrible pandemic that surprised everyone“Home departures“For my part, I only buy what I need, I think about helping others. People went crazy and forgot about people next door buying in bulk“Future“Nor we will never forget, but from the second or third game our lives will continue“ The season started as the central quarter of Cholo, ahead were Giménez and Savic, starters, and Hermoso, the first alternative. Felipe had only played one minute in Atlético’s first five games in 2019-20. But everything changed on the fifth day of the League, the match in Balaídos. Felipe was a starter for the first time and nobody managed to get him out of eleven anymore. Eight months later, he is the great signing of the season, the undisputed head of the defense, who now tells in an interview with Goal how he managed to gain Cholo’s trust, as well as how he is living the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.