The triumph of Real Madrid in the Spanish La Liga is not stopping. Atletico Madrid threatened to stop the Champions League champions in a high-voltage La Liga match at the Wanda Metropolitano on Sunday night. But Carlo Ancelotti’s side continued their winning streak by beating Diego Simeone’s side 2-1 at home.
Real’s triumph continues
The fight between two city rivals means extra heat. It was felt in the fourth minute of the match. The two teams clashed over Fede Valverde’s foul on Atletico’s Koke. In the high-voltage match, Real took the lead in the first half.
Rodrigo netted the ball in the 18th minute of the match. Real scored another goal in the first half. The visitors doubled the lead in the 36th minute with a goal from Valverde.
Ancelotti’s team went into the break with a 2-0 lead. Simeone’s team started attacking in the second half. However, despite trying to reduce the gap, Atletico were losing to the Madrid defense.
Finally, in the 83rd minute, Ermoso lit the lamp of hope in the hearts of the fans. The host team paid 1 goal for his goal. But in the end no other team was able to do it. And with that, Real Madrid left the field with a 2-1 victory. Real is at the top with 18 points in 6 consecutive wins. Barcelona is second with 16 points.