ATLÉTICO PLAYED A LATE MATCH
Check the LaLiga classification after the 'stumble' of Atlético de Madrid
Published:18/02/2021 - 07:45h
Updated:18/02/2021 - 07:45h
Atlético de Madrid played one of their late games on Wednesday, but did not take advantage of it to increase their distance with Barça and Madrid. The rojiblancos tied and are 6 points above the madridistas and 9 above the culés
The Athletic of Madrid contested this past Wednesday one of the two parties retarded that had to try increase his advantage in the classification of LaLiga. The rojiblancos, however, did not have his day against the Raise and did not take advantage of the opportunity as they expected his followers. The ones of the Cholo Simeone left two points (1-1) and right now take him out 6 to the Real Madrid, second, and 9 to the FC Barcelona, that keeps on being third.
The colchoneros arrived to the Ciutat of València with the mission to win to strengthen his leadership, but did not know to bend to the always uncomfortable group levantinista. The ones of Madrid began dominating and were better that his rivals, but the 'granotas' knew to suffer and finished carrying a valuable point. Enes Bardhi, that advanced to the Valencians, and Marcos Llorente a a shot that tripped in Rober Pier, marked the goals of the crash.
After the equalised, the Atleti distance a point more than Madrid and Barça and already has 55, by the 49 of the merengues and the 46 of the culés. Nevertheless, the madridistas have a meeting more than the rojiblancos and that the blaugrana, by what this difference is not real. By behind it is the Seville, that has a point less than the Catalan team with the same commitments and does not finish of despegar of the places from above.
It is necessary to remember that the Barcelona, after winning to the Alavés the past weekend, will confront to the Cádiz home in the next day liguera. The ones of Ronald Koeman do not have margin of error and need this victory more than ever after falling against Paris Saint-Germain in Champions League. The culés, that have foot and half out of the League of Champions, have to follow litigating by LaLiga not to throw the season to so many months for the end.
On the other hand, the Madrid visits Valladolid in a similar position to the one of the Barcelona. The whites still have not played the gone of the eighth of Champions, by what follow having his intact European aspirations, but are deleted in Glass of Rey and another 'prick' in the championship would suppose practically to say goodbye also to LaLiga, something that the ones of Zinedine Zidane can not allow.
The Athletic will go back to play against the Raise
Finally, the Athletic will go back to play against the Raise, this time in Wanda Metropolitan. The ones of Simeone will try resarcirse after the trip in the Ciutat of València to follow leading with fist of iron the classification. Another tie or a defeat would give wings to madridistas and barcelonistas, by what the ones of Wanda Metropolitan will try to give a hit on of the table.