Atletico Madrid tied with Espanyol 1-1 in the Spanish League
The events of the match between Atletico Madrid and Espanyol ended in a positive tie with one goal for each team, in the confrontation that took place at the Civitas Metropolitano stadium, as part of the thirteenth round of the Spanish League competition in the current season 2022-2023.
Simeone’s sons tried to control the match, but Spaniol’s defenses kept the team’s net clean, before Leandro Cabrera left the match after receiving a red card in the 28th minute of the first half.
In the second half, Serge Darder opened the goals for Espanyol in the 62nd minute, and Joao Felix equalized in the 78th minute for Atletico Madrid.
With this result, Atlético Madrid’s balance increased to 24 points and remains in third place, while Espanyol remains in 16th place, despite its rise to 12 points.
The Atletico Madrid line-up was as follows:
Defence: Molina, Savic, Jimenez, Rinaldo
Midfield: De Paul, Kendogobia, Carrasco, Llorente.
Forwards: Antoine Griezmann, Maratta.
Atlético Madrid was eliminated from European competitions, after losing to its Portuguese counterpart, Porto, by two goals against a goal, in the confrontation that took place in the framework of the matches of the sixth and final round of the group stage of the European Champions League.
Atletico Madrid, led by coach Diego Simeone, failed to snatch the qualification card for the European League, which Bayer Leverkusen, who finished his Champions League campaign in third place, decided.
The Spanish team Atlético Madrid is bottom of Group B with 5 points, to come behind third-placed Bayer Leverkusen with the same balance of points, but the German team outperforms the goal difference.