Main menu

Pages

Atlético Madrid fell to a goalless draw against Bilbao in the Spanish League


Atletico Madrid fell into the trap of a goalless draw against its guest, Athletic Bilbao, in the match that brought the two teams together, on Saturday evening, in the fifth round of the Spanish League "La Liga" for the current season, which was held at the "Wanda Metropolitano" stadium.


The first half of the match witnessed a strong, friendly and enthusiastic performance from Atleti and Bilbao, and both of them arrived on more than one occasion, but they did not manage to score any goals in the first 45 minutes.


In the second half, Atlético Madrid tried to score the winning goal, but to no avail, and the match ended in a goalless draw.


Atlético Madrid's Joao Felix was sent off in the 78th minute for objecting to the referee after receiving a yellow card.


With this result, Atletico Madrid, led by coach Diego Simeone, occupies the top spot in the La Liga standings with 11 points, one point ahead of Real Madrid and Valencia, who meet on Sunday at the "Mestalla" stadium, while Athletic Bilbao occupies fourth place with 9 points.


Atletico Madrid entered the match with the following formation.

Goalkeeper: Oblak

Defence: Jimenez, Savic, Hermoso, Renan Lodi, Trippier


Midfield: Kondjiba, Powell, Marcos Llorente


Forwards: Antoine Griezmann, Angel Correa


Atletico Madrid had recently fallen into a goalless draw against its Portuguese guest, Porto, in the match that brought the two teams together, last Wednesday evening, at the "Wanda Metropolitano" stadium, in the first round of the second group stage of the Champions League group stage.

reactions

Comments