Morata used to be born within the Spanish capital and develop up as fan of Atletico.
But the 24-year-old got here during the formative years ranks at neighbours Real Madrid, prior to becoming a member of Chelsea for £55million ultimate summer season.
And whilst the Atletico boss used to be unwilling to talk about new signing Diego Costa, he used to be transparent in his reward for Chelsea’s newest Spanish famous person.
“I’ll talk about Morata,” Simeone mentioned.
“I’m going to now not discuss Costa as a result of he is not taking part in for Chelsea any further.
“Morata is a vital participant, with nice motion within the field, he is aware of how one can play along with his again to function and will stay the ball.
“He’ll carry out truly smartly at Chelsea as the nice participant that he’s.”
Speaking on whether or not Conte has modified the mentality at stamford Bridge, Simeone mentioned: ”I reckon that Chelsea are very other now to the 2014 semis.
“They’re intense, have a just right stability, paintings exhausting as a crew to shield and so they know what their jobs are.
“They’re a tricky crew with a most sensible supervisor who instilled his mentality into the crew.
“There is a similarity between the groups, however it isn’t that Conte’s manner of taking part in displays that of Atletico.
“He’s been taking part in like that for years. I have noticed Conte organize Siena and Juventus and he is performed in a similar fashion.”
Asked who’s the easier trainer, him or Conte, Simeone stored his resolution to at least one phrase: “Conte!”
The recreation additionally brings former Atletico goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois again to the membership the place he gained 3 trophies in 3 seasons, prior to his spot used to be taken by way of Jan Oblak.
“Courtois and Oblak are the 2 perfect goalkeepers on the earth,” Simeone mentioned.
“I do not pass over anything else from Courtois with Oblak. They are the 2 perfect goalkeepers.”
Midfielder Koke echoed Simeone’s reward for his world team-mate, one of six Spaniards who may function for the Blues on Wednesday.
“There are many Spanish gamers at Chelsea and they’re scoring targets like my good friend Morata,” the 24-year-old mentioned.
“Everything he touches is hitting the again of the online.
“Let’s hope they do not have a good day tomorrow.”