Levante eased past Atletico Madrid in a 2-0 victory on Saturday at Wanda Metropolitano. Atletico Madrid had been hopeful of continuing their run after winning last match. Levante lost 1-0 in the last match they played against Osasuna. As the table looks today, Atletico Madrid and Levante currently occupy 1st and 8th spots in the league, with 55 points and 31 points respectively after 24 matches.
Levante started the first half well, following Jose Luis Morales opening the scoring, 30 minutes in. The score at half time was 1-0.
Levante continued to apply pressure the second half and were rewarded, thanks to a goal from Jorge De Frutos Sebastian just before the final whistle to hand victory to the visitors.
For Atletico, Thomas Lemar, Lucas Torreira, Ricard Sanchez and Moussa Dembele came on for Ruben Rochina, Sergio Leon, Coke, Tono and Jose Luis Morales, while Levante brought on Jorge De Frutos Sebastian, Dani Gomez, Son, Carlos Clerc and Nikola Vukcevic to replace Ruben Rochina, Sergio Leon, Coke, Tono and Jose Luis Morales.
There were bookings for Thomas Lemar and Koke from Atletico and Ruben Vezo, Dani Cardenas and Rober Pier for Levante.
Atletico Madrid will next travel to Villarreal, while Levante will face Athletic Club at home.
|Atletico Madrid:||Jan Oblak, Jose Gimenez (Thomas Lemar, min.54), Mario Hermoso, Felipe, Marcos Llorente, Angel Correa (Ricard Sanchez, min.61), Geoffrey Kondogbia (Lucas Torreira, min.61), Koke (Moussa Dembele, min.74), Renan Lodi, Luis Suarez and Joao Felix|
|Levante:||Dani Cardenas, Ruben Vezo, Oscar Duarte, Mickael Malsa, Tono (Carlos Clerc, min.71), Coke (Son, min.71), Enis Bardhi, Rober Pier, Ruben Rochina (Jorge De Frutos Sebastian, min.62), Sergio Leon (Dani Gomez, min.62) and Jose Luis Morales (Nikola Vukcevic, min.80)|
|Goals:||Jose Luis Morales (0-1, min. 30) and Jorge De Frutos Sebastian (0-2, min. 90)|