Ángel Correa, player of the Athletic of Madrid, celebrating a goal in front of the Eibar


Atleti endorses a 'little hand' to Eibar and puts pressure on Barça and Madrid in LaLiga

Published:18/04/2021 - 18:06h

Updated:18/04/2021 - 19:27h

The Athletic of Madrid does not want to go down of the train of LaLiga and, after two 'pricks' in Seville, has achieved an important victora in his house in front of the Eibar

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The Athletic of Madrid went back to Wanda Metropolitan and recovered the smile. The ones of the 'Cholo' Simeone have achieved an importantísima victory in his feudo not to go down of the train of LaLiga. With Ángel Correa and Marco Llorente inspired, the rojiblancos have added three new points to force to the Real Madrid and FC Barcelona to be followed contesting the title.

The Eibar has been the victim of an Atleti that in three minutes could resolve the party to carry the three points and finish the day relieved in the highest of the classification. In the beginning of the crash, the ones of the 'Cholo' did not have his best afternoon and left a sinfín of doubts regarding his game, but cost them to take out a positive result, the first after the two 'pricks' in the last two days, in front of the Seville and Real Betis.

The true is that Ángel Correa dressed of heroe to follow esperanzando to his team. Two goals of the Argentinian in less than four minutes, encarrilaron the party. The first arrived after a shot of corner of Trippier, that prolonged of head Herrera so that Correa, that expected in the second stick, sent the spherical at the end of the network of Dimitrovic.

The second so much, the one of the tranquility, arrived two minutes afterwards. In the 44', Correa signed his doublet after receiving the spherical of Carrasco. The rosarino turned in a palmo, with big technical gesture and put it to the long stick to give him the advantage to the Athletic to the rest.

Already in the second act, the rojiblancos continued enchufados and the 3-0 arrived without difficulty. Yannick Carrasco Took advantage of a fantastic pass in depth of Saúl. Dimitrovic Had gone out and remained out of the area, to try clear, but arrived before the Belgian, that lesorteó and marked to pleasure. Only it had to push the balloon at the end of the network. The goleada consummated with a so much of Marco Llorente, after a centre deCorrea backwards in the area. Andl ex of the Real Madrid appeared to shoot with subtlety and plant the balloon far of the scope of Dmitrovic. To the 70', Llorente signed his doublet trasun pass of Carrasco, to beat to Dmitrovic with a shot crossed and put the 5-0.

Maximum pressure for the Barça

With this victory, the Athletic of Madrid closes the day in the highest of the classification, with 70 points, five more than the FC Barcelona, in the third square. It fits to remember that the group blaugrana has not contested the day 33, advanced, by the final of the Glass of Rey, que have won in front of the Athletic of Bilbao.

The Barça is more ilusionado that never after doing with a new title, the first from the 2018-2019. The message from the Barcelona changing room is very clear: they do not go to leave to struggle by LaLiga and enchufarán in the last eight days of the competition.

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