An even game saw Atletico Madrid just edge out Celta Vigo away in the La Liga on Sunday. The game finished 1-2 (0-1) to Atletico Madrid.
Atletico Madrid started the match well and took the lead early when Angel Correa scored after 23 minutes, with an assist by Thomas Lemar, making it 1-0.
The next goal was long overdue. With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Celta Vigo’s Iago Aspas scored and equalised.
With barely 30 minutes on the clock, Atletico Madrid’s Angel Correa scored, with an assist by Saul Niguez, and sealed the win, what brought the final score to 2-1.
Atletico Madrid’s Mario Hermoso was sent off in the 90th minute.
Celta Vigo’s Hugo Mallo was sent off in the 90th minute.
Next time Celta will play against Osasuna on Monday at El Sadar. Atletico take on Elche at home on Sunday.