Atlético Madrid vs Valencia (3-2)

Angel Correa’s superb late strike secured Atletico Spanish capital a 3-2 persuade Valencia at the Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday to delay Barcelona’s confirmation as LaLiga champions.

Defeat for Diego Simeone’s men would have seen Barca clinch a second ordered title while not even enjoying. However, they showed good character to work out of a resolute Valencia facet World Health Organization had ostensibly clenched a valuable purpose within the top-four battle with a 77th-minute Dani Parejo penalty.

Atletico was the smart price for his or her lead once Alvaro Morata opened the grading with, but ten minutes on the clock, however, they lacked intensity, and Kevin Gameiro leveled for Valencia against his former club.

Griezmann ensured Atletico went back before within the forty-ninth minutes at the top of a beautiful move and, though Parejo regenerates a contentious spot-kick to ostensibly earn Valencia a commendable draw, Correa’s long-range effort concluded the visitors’ hopes.

Atletico began with divine purpose and, when threatening with a pair of earlier deliveries, took the lead within the ninth minute – Morata turning home Juanfran’s good right cross.

Valencia bit by bit improved because the 0.5 progressed and leveled 9 minutes before the interval, Santi starling skillfully flicking the take aback Diego Godin’s head within the box and choosing out Gameiro for a straightforward end.

They weren’t level for long, however, as Atletico restored their lead just when the break – Griezmann nipping before of Jose Gaya to move in Thomas Lemar’s precise cross from the left flank.

Jan Oblak was helpless to stay Parejo’s penalty out towards the top, as a power unit review saw Saul Niguez censured – somewhat gratingly – for handball from a Gameiro effort.

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Goals Atlético Madrid

9′Atlético MadridA. Morata
49′Atlético MadridA. Griezmann
81′Atlético MadridA. Correa


Goals Valencia

36′ValenciaK. Gameiro
77′ValenciaD. Parejo (pen.)


Atlético Madrid Lineups

13Jan Oblak
15Stefan Savić
2Diego Godín
3Filipe Luís
8Saúl Ñíguez
11Thomas Lemar
7Antoine Griezmann
22Álvaro Morata


Valencia Lineups

18Daniel Wass
24Ezequiel Garay
12Mouctar Diakhaby
14José Luis Gayà
8Carlos Soler
10Dani Parejo
17Francis Coquelin
7Gonçalo Guedes
9Kévin Gameiro
22Santi Mina


Atlético Madrid – Valencia Match Statistics

Atlético Madrid


14Shots Total12
6Shots on goal4
6Shots off goal6
2Shots blocked2
10Shots inside box7
4Shots outside box5
56%Possession Time44%
564Passes Total427
483Accurate Passes368
86%Accurate Passes%86%

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