Real Madrid beats Atlético Madrid 2-1. HIGHLIGHTS

MADRID. Real Madrid defeated Atlético Madrid to win 2-1.

MADRID. Real Madrid beat Atlético Madrid to win 2-1. It was Real Madrid to strike first with a goal of Rodrygo at the 18′. Then F. Valverde scored again for Real Madrid in the 36′ minute. Eventually, M. Hermoso reduced the distance for Atlético Madrid (83′). Eventually, that was it, and the result remained 2-1.

M. Hermoso received a red card (90′)​. This double yellow card was one of the reason why Atlético Madrid lost the match.

The match was played at the Estadio Civitas Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on Sunday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. In front of 66,881 spectators.​ The referee was José Luis Munuera Montero with the help of Iñigo Prieto López de Ceraín and Antonio Ramón Martínez Moreno. The 4th official was Manuel Jesús Orellana Cid. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 24.9 degrees Celsius or 76.8 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 49%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 53 Ball Possession 47
Shots
  • 13 Total 5
  • 4 On Target 2
  • 9 Off Target 3
  • 4 Shots blocked 1
  • 114 Attack 74
  • 46 Dangerous attack 13
  • 71 Ball safe​ 83
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 8 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 15 Total 16
  • 4 Yellow Cards 2
  • 1 Double Yellow 0
  • 1 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

None of the teams was particularly dominant in terms of ball possession. Atlético Madrid was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Real Madrid that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Atlético Madrid had a more offensive attitude with 46 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 4 were on target. Even so, Real Madrid found a way to find the solution to win this match.​

Atlético Madrid shot 13 times, 4 on target, 9 off target. On the opposite side, Real Madrid shot 5 times, 2 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Atlético Madrid received 3 yellow cards (R. Mandava, Koke and M. Hermoso). On the other side, Real Madrid received 2 yellow cards (F. Mendy and D. Carvajal).

M. Hermoso (Atlético Madrid) was sent off after receiving a second yellow card (90′).

Match Timeline

18'
Rodrygo(goal)A. Tchouameni
R. Mandava- Yellow
28'
33'
F. Mendy- Yellow
36'
F. Valverde(goal)
A. Morata- sub ->R. de Paul
62'
Matheus Cunha- sub ->Joao Felix
62'
Koke- Yellow
63'
M. Hermoso- sub ->Y. Carrasco
72'
A. Correa- sub ->Koke
73'
75'
A. Rudiger- sub ->F. Mendy
S. Niguez- sub ->G. Kondogbia
81'
82'
E. Camavinga- sub ->L. Modric
M. Hermoso(goal)
83'
86'
D. Ceballos- sub ->Rodrygo
86'
M. Asensio- sub ->T. Kroos
89'
D. Carvajal- Yellow
M. Hermoso- Yellow
89'
M. Hermoso(yellowred)
90'

Standings

After this match, Atlético Madrid will stay with 10 points like Real Sociedad to remain in the 7th place. Regarding the opposition, Real Madrid will have 18 points to hold in the 1st place.

Next matches

In the next match in the La Liga, Atlético Madrid will play away with Sevilla on the 1st of October with a 14-12 head to head record in favor of Atlético Madrid (13 draws).

Real Madrid will host Osasuna on the 2nd of October with a 20-2 head to head stats in favor of Real Madrid (6 draws).

Atlético Madrid – Formation

Atlético Madrid
G
J. Oblak 13.Slovenia
6.4
D
Felipe 18.Brazil
6.8
D
R. Mandava 23.Mozambique
6.3
28'
D
A. Witsel 20.Belgium
6.6
M
G. Kondogbia 4.Central African Republic
6.6
81'
M
Koke 6.Spain
6.8
73' 63'
M
Y. Carrasco 21.Belgium
7.0
72'
M
R. de Paul 5.Argentina
7.8
62'
M
M. Llorente 14.Spain
6.5
F
A. Griezmann 8.France
7.4
F
João Félix 7.Portugal
6.6
62'
Substitutes
G
I. Grbić 1.Croatia
G
A. Alemán 31.Spain
D
M. Hermoso 22.Spain
7.3
72' 89' Goals83'
D
N. Molina 16.Argentina
D
M. Ojeda 36.Spain
M
Saúl 17.Spain
6.3
81'
F
M. Da 9.Brazil
6.2
62'
F
Á. Correa 10.Argentina
6.8
73'
F
Á. Morata 19.Spain
6.7
62'

Atlético Madrid started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Diego Pablo Simeone decided to play with the following team: Jan Oblak (6.4), Felipe (6.8), Axel Witsel (6.6), Reinildo Isnard Mandava (6.3), Marcos Llorente (6.5), Rodrigo de Paul (7.8), Geoffrey Kondogbia (6.6), Koke (6.8), Yannick Carrasco (7.0), Antoine Griezmann (7.4) and João Félix (6.6).

The home team had on the bench: Ivo Grbić, Matheus Cunha (6.2), Mario Hermoso (7.3), Saúl Ñíguez (6.3), Nahuel Molina, Antonio Gomis, Ángel Correa (6.8), Álvaro Morata (6.7) and Marco Moreno.

Substitutions

Atlético Madrid made 5 changes: Joao Felix for Matheus Cunha (62′), R. de Paul for A. Morata (62′), Y. Carrasco for M. Hermoso (72′), Koke for A. Correa (73′) and G. Kondogbia for S. Niguez (81′).

Best player: Rodrigo de Paul​

The player that probably impressed the most for Atlético Madrid was Rodrigo de Paul.

His rating is (7.8) with 41 passes (85% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 9 duels out of 10. He performed 1 cross.

Real Madrid – Formation

Real Madrid
G
T. Courtois 1.Belgium
6.8
D
D. Alaba 4.Austria
6.9
D
D. Carvajal 2.Spain
7.4
89'
D
F. Mendy 23.France
6.7
75' 33'
D
É. Militão 3.Brazil
7.0
M
L. Modrić 10.Croatia
7.6
82'
M
T. Kroos 8.Germany
7.8
86'
M
A. Tchouaméni 18.France
7.4
F
F. Valverde 15.Uruguay
7.5
Goals36'
F
V. Júnior 20.Brazil
6.1
F
R. Silva de 21.Brazil
7.4
86' Goals18'
Substitutes
G
A. Lunin 13.Ukraine
G
L. López 26.Spain
D
Á. Odriozola 16.Spain
D
J. Vallejo 5.Spain
D
N. Fernández 6.Spain
D
A. Rüdiger 22.Germany
6.5
75'
M
E. Camavinga 12.France
6.6
82'
M
D. Ceballos 19.Spain
6.5
86'
F
E. Hazard 7.Belgium
F
M. Díaz 24.Dominican Republic
F
M. Asensio 11.Spain
6.5
86'

Real Madrid started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Carlo Ancelotti played with: Thibaut Courtois (6.8), Daniel Carvajal (7.4), Éder Militão (7.0), David Alaba (6.9), Ferland Mendy (6.7), Luka Modrić (7.6), Aurélien Tchouaméni (7.4), Toni Kroos (7.8), Federico Valverde (7.5), Rodrygo (7.4) and Vinícius Júnior (6.1).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Eduardo Camavinga (6.6), Álvaro Odriozola, Eden Hazard, Jesús Vallejo, Andriy Lunin, Mariano Díaz, Nacho Fernández, Dani Ceballos (6.5), Marco Asensio (6.5), Luis López and Antonio Rüdiger (6.5).

Substitutions

Real Madrid made 4 changes: F. Mendy for A. Rudiger (75′), L. Modric for E. Camavinga (82′), Rodrygo for D. Ceballos (86′) and T. Kroos for M. Asensio (86′).

Best player: Toni Kroos​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Real Madrid was Toni Kroos even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.8) with 65 passes (90% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 1 duel out of 3. He performed 2 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the La Liga.​