• The Argentine had two minutes on the pitch when he scored the aim
  • 5 of the tip, Correa gave the aim move for the sentence of Álvaro Morata
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Atletico Madrid received this Sunday by 1-2 and with sufficient hassle to Actual Betis, inside day 18 in LaLiga Santander, and broke with it the disaster that dragged residence, due to the objectives of Ángel Correa and Álvaro Morata because the finish of September.

Following this victory, the staff skilled by Diego Pablo Simeone reached 32 factors and can finish the 12 months 2019 occupying the fourth place. Then again, the Verdiblancos are left with 23 in the center space of ​​the desk, however simply in case wanting sideways down.

The mattress staff began properly toned, dominating the primary quarter of an hour and stopping their opponent from shifting away from their very own space. As a consequence, Álvaro Morata noticed the door with a formidable header in a heart of João Félix from the fitting. Nevertheless, the assistant referee signaled offside the '9' and the VAR licensed the cancellation of his shot.

It was a contact of consideration for Betis, who instantly seized the reins of the encounter by the work and beauty of Sergio Canales. Because of his versatility in the passes, the Santander midfielder 'turned' the sector in the direction of the aim defended by Jan Oblak, who from there started to build up work earlier than the native arreones.

In an assault on the left facet, when a distant foul was taken, Canales himself centered on the Slovenian goalkeeper space and Zou Feddal emerged on the second publish. On the again of Renan Lodi, and having received the leap to Thomas Partey, the Moroccan central headed the crossbar a brief meter and a half from the aim line.

The Betic group was spurred by that circumstance, together with the error of Thomas Partey himself on the guests' command heart. With this, the Atleti Timorato solely had the kickback trick till it reached relaxation. And for a second that plan labored for him, as a result of João Félix discovered a hole between the centrals to ship a lengthy ball to his teammate above.

Morata began the dash from his discipline and galloped alone, with a number of meters of benefit over the primary protection that regained its place. The Actual Madrid excanterano stood with every little thing in favor in entrance of Joel Robles, who even slipped when positioned in the small space; Nevertheless, Joel reacted properly and guessed the trajectory of the shot at mid-height, deflecting it till it crashed into the publish.

Upon getting back from the locker room, the nerves had been tempered and that was utilized by the 'Cholo' Simeone to maneuver token. He eliminated the Frenchman Thomas Lemar, once more disappeared in fight, and launched Angel Correa to extend verticality. 'Ipso facto', the Argentine striker proved his coach proper by scoring 0-1.

After a seemingly with out hazard, Álex Moreno crashed his clearance in Correa's leg and the ball was at his toes, which entered the world to haggle Joel and easily throw on the backside of the web. Not even two minutes had Correa on the garden of Benito Villamarín, however it was greater than sufficient time to provide his staff one other verve.

Correa is once more decisive

These of Joan Francesc 'Rubi' Ferrer had been knocked out, with out taking benefit of Borja Iglesias's entrance as a refreshment man. Loren Morón had barely generated hazard in 60 minutes, so the 'Panda' had sufficient work to do. As well as, the Mexican Diego Lainez changed his compatriot Andrés Guardado and adjusted the face of a Betis who leaned ahead virtually out of bullfighting disgrace.

A pair of lashes, first of Lainez himself and after Aïssa Mandi, warned of one of the best alternative for the Betics to tie. In one other offensive, barely trumpeting, a facet heart ended up in the left-handed boot of Canales, whose half-fight went off after hitting the stick.

Having the fortune on his facet, the Atleti expanded his lead in the 84th minute. The Englishman Kieran Trippier stole a ball on his proper facet and mounted a fast assault, shifting in the direction of the impressed Correa. He dribbled a rival defender and linked a low move that topped Morata heel, signing a stunning aim for the sentence.

Marc Bartra's subsequent aim, already in the added time, solely lengthened the dangerous drink of Betis. The excentral culé had completed off a free ball in the world after a number of rebounds, together with an involuntary deflection of Álex Moreno along with his proper hand whereas going through away from the ball.

Although the primary 'braid', Xavier Estrada Fernández, granted that aim after reviewing the controversial motion, the Verdiblanco staff didn’t keep away from their first defeat after a month and a half. From the 1-2 that match in the Sevillian derby, Rubi's didn’t know the bitter style of shedding in LaLiga or in the Copa del Rey.


BETIS: Joel Robles; Mandi (Tello, min. 83), Feddal, Bartra; Emerson, Channels, Guardado (Lainez, min. 70), Álex Moreno, Joaquín; Fekir and Loren (Borja Iglesias, min. 60).

ATHLETIC OF MADRID: Oblak; Trippier, Giménez, Felipe, Lodi; Thomas, Saul, Herrera, Lemar (Correa, min. 57); João Félix (Llorente, min. 88) and Morata.


0-1, min. 58: Strap.

0-2, min. 84: Morata.

1-2, min. 90 + 3: Bartra.

REFEREE: Estrada Fernández (C. Catalán). He despatched a yellow card to Mandi (min. 51) and Bartra (min. 80) by Betis; and João Félix (min. 42), Thomas (min. 55) and Morata (min. 67) at Atlético de Madrid.

STADIUM: Benito Villamarín, 52,017 spectators.