He Atletico Madrid It is launched for second place. He was two points behind real Madrid after winning the Vallecano Ray 1-2 thanks to two goals in two minutes in the first half. The two goals curiously came from the back and were the work of Nahuel Molina It is Beautiful. In a game that the colchoneros did not end up dominating. In the final stretch, the set of irola with one less to expel lightcut distances through the mediation of another defender as Fran Garcia. He scored a real goal that thrilled the last few minutes.
The first 20 minutes were marred by inaccuracies. both to Athletic as for Ray It was very difficult for him to make two passes in the center of the field. Due to the small dimensions of valleysHe was joined by a more irrigated field than usual and some balls that the rojiblancos protested for inadequate pressure.
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Gradually it seemed that the franjirrojos were gaining control of the game, but at that moment came the first blow from the colchoneros. After a free-kick from the rayistas, a counter-attack began with a combination between Griezmann It is executionerthat followed antoine put a long ball moratathat didn’t arrive and Alvaro Garcia In his attempt to clean up, he attended mill so that he could clap hand in hand with Dimitrievsky. After the goal, Nahuel he dedicated it to belt lifting the shirt. The ’10’ is going through a bad time after the death of his mother.
It looked like a hard hit, but two minutes later came the second. Corner kick executioner thrown to the furthest post and Beautiful a meter from the goal, he headed it into the net. 24 minutes and the game already seemed doomed for the colchoneros, something unusual.
After these two strokes, the Ray I try to try to close the gap. They tried from afar Unai López, Oscar Valentin It is Alvaro Garciawhile RDT He kind of had a hand in hand with oblak which the Slovenian solved perfectly.
While morata He had the best chances for the colchoneros. First with a shot that went wide and minutes later in a combination with Griezmann in which he ended up on the ground when he saw that he could not reach the ball. 0-2 came to rest.
The second half started with a serious warning from the Vallecano Ray. center of balliu what beats executioner, oblak deflects the ball and the ball hits him Fran Garcia who is not capable of heading correctly just in front of the goal.
One more blow for Rayo
But Atlético’s cons were very dangerous. Yannick managed to score from afar after morata he failed to finish a cross from paul and in the 61st minute came another decisive move when Griezmann He put a ball for ’19’ facing the goal, light He stopped him holding him. Burgos Bengoetxea First he showed the yellow card and, after consulting the VAR, sent him off straight away. Another blow for Rayo.
morata I already had two, and the third arrived. The clearest. After a basting move from the Athletic the ball arrived free in the center of the penalty area and stayed in the Álvaro to defeat Dimitrievsky…but his shot went wide. Soon after he left, replaced by neighborhoods.
Griezmann inherited the hole morata and had two clear chances. One was invalidated due to lack of mottoand the next he made a mess with Marcos Llorente and the play ended without consequences.
The game entered a lethargy in which it seemed that the colchoneros would not regret the lost chances, but it seemed Fran Garcia. The extreme given by real Madrid a cross shot was made from 30 meters that went through the crossbar oblak. A true goal that left him spicy at the end of the game.
However, the marker would not move further. A result that is worth the mattresses, but that does not allow oblak celebrate his 390 appearances for rojiblanco, or what is the same as being the foreigner with the most appearances in the history of Athleticwith a clean record.