Atlético Madrid scored a 2-1 victory over its counterpart Cadiz, in the match that brought them together on Friday evening, at the “Wanda Metropolitano”, in the 28th round of the La Lig during the 2021-2022 season.
Joao Felix opened the scoring for Roji Blancos in the third minute, then Alvaro Negredo equalized for the visitors in the 45th minute, before Rodrigo de Paul scored the winning goal for Atletico Madrid in the 68th minute.
With this result, Atlético Madrid advances to third place in the La Liga standings with 51 points, while Cadiz occupies 18th place this season, with 24 points.
Atlético Madrid achieved 3 consecutive victories over Osasuna, Celta Vigo and Real Betis in the 25th, 26th and 27th rounds, respectively.
Atlético Madrid drew 1-1 against Manchester United in the first leg of the 16th round of the Champions League, at Old Trafford, on February 23.
Atlético de Madrid will face a difficult task against Manchester United in its stadium and in the midst of its fans at Old Trafford, in order to extract a ticket to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Champions League this season.