Atletico Madrid snatched a fatal victory from its guest Espanyol, 2-1, in the confrontation that brought them together, on Sunday, at the “Wanda Metropolitano”, in the 32nd round of “La Liga” for the current season 2021-2022.
Atlético Madrid scored the first goal through Belgian player Yannick Carrasco in the 52nd minute of the match, after receiving a pass from the Brazilian Mateus Konia, dodging the defender and hitting a powerful shot to the right of the goalkeeper.
Kondogbia, Al-Ruji Blancos player, was sent off in the 71st minute, after receiving a second yellow card, so that Atletico Madrid completed the match with ten players.
Raul de Thomas scored the equalizer for the visitors in the 74th minute of the match, with a powerful shot that Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Oblak failed to prevent.
And Carrasco returned to score the goal of Atletico Madrid’s victory in the match through a penalty kick in the tenth minute of the time instead of wasted.
Atlético Madrid suffered a surprising defeat in the last round of La Liga with a clean goal against Real Mallorca.
Atlético Madrid raised its score to 60 points in fourth place in the La Liga standings, while Espanyol’s balance stopped at 39 points in eleventh place, and Real Madrid leads with 72 points.