» Atlético de Madrid thrashed Valencia without problems in La Liga

Saturday March 18, 2023

The ‘colchoneros’ had no problems beating the ‘Ché’ team 3-0 at the close of La Liga on Saturday the 26th, at the Cívitas Metropolitano Stadium. With this victory, ‘Cholo’ Simeone’s team begins to secure their place in the Champions League.

In the match that closed Saturday’s La Liga day on the 26th, Atlético de Madrid thrashed Valencia 3-0 at the Cívitas Metropolitano Stadium.

With this, the ‘Colchonero’ team reaches ten games without losing in the Spanish league, and achieves its third victory in a row. On the contrary, the ‘Ché’ team still cannot escape the discussion to see which team is relegated in the tournament.

In the first half, the locals took the lead with a goal by Frenchman Antoine Griezmann at 23′. Barely 7′ later, Hugo Duro scored the equalizer, however it was annulled by VAR.

In extra time, the rojiblancos quickly sealed the game, thanks to a goal by Belgian striker Yannick Carrasco at 49′, and then Thomas Lemar concluded the win at 67′ with which they closed the commitment.

With this, Atlético de Madrid remains in third position in the table with 51 points and is already beginning to secure its place in the Champions League.

For its part, Valencia remains difficult in the lower part of the standings in 17th place with just 26 units in the same number of games, it also has one more game than Getafe, the team that marks the relegation.

The next challenge for ‘Cholo’ Simeone and his team will be a challenging match against Betis by the Chileans Manuel Pellegrini and Claudio Bravo for matchday 27 of La Liga on Sunday 03/02 at 3:00 p.m. (Chile time).

Meanwhile, the Valencianistas will host Rayo Vallecano on Monday 04/03 at 3:00 p.m. (Chile time) for the next date in the Spanish league.