Photo: EFE / Doménech Castelló. / EFE
This Sunday Atlético de Madrid lost a golden opportunity to position themselves in third place in the Spanish league after drawing 2-2 against Villareal. However, the note of the game was left by the Argentine Angel Correa who with a shoe from the middle of the field set the entire Colchonera fanatic to vibrate.
After a robbery in the middle of the field by Atlético de Madrid, Correa took the ball and without mediating executed a perfect shot from about 50 meters that surpassed an advanced Gerónimo Rulli.
The goal put the Madrid ahead at minute 10 ‘, who at times controlled the game until equality came about half an hour through Villarreal central Pau Torres.
Torres’ goal came shortly after the VAR annulled a goal by Dani Parejo in the rejection of a penalty that Oblak stopped Gerard Moreno.
For the second half the coach of the colchoneros, Diego “Cholo” Simeone He came out a little more aggressive to look for the game and for that reason at 58 ′ the spaces were opened so that Gerard Moreno assist the winger Alberto Moreno and put the 2-1 on the scoreboard.
Subsequently, a triple change by Atlético de Madrid gave him the necessary impulse so that 10 minutes after Moreno’s goal they achieved 2-2 with a shot from Kondogbia from the edge of the area for the final result.
With the tie, Atlético de Madrid is fourth in La Liga with 33 points while Villarreal is eighth with 29 units.
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