Atletico Madrid pipped city opponents Real Madrid to the La Liga crown on the last day of the period, scratching simply their 2nd Spanish title in the last 25 years. Diego Simeone’s side have actually been frontrunners for most of this period’s Spanish leading trip, with simply one loss in their opening 22 organization getaways seeing them on program for their 11th La Liga accomplishment.
Diego Simeone has actually won his 2nd La Liga title as a supervisor|Soccrates Images/Getty Images However, Simeone’s males struck the barriers a little at the tail end of the project with the 3 victories from 9 endangering to hinder their title tilt. though they were assisted by the chasing pack of Barcelona, Real as well as Sevilla likewise going down factors. Their impressive late return versus Osasuna in the penultimate video game of the project indicated a win on the last day away at Real Valladolid would certainly see them crowned champs, with Zinedine Zidane’s side waiting to strike must they blunder.
Atleti after that secured the title in remarkable style on the last day. Regardless of going one down (once again) to Real Valladolid, a terrific solo objective from Angel Correa and also a Luis Suarez objective showed to be sufficient for Simeone’s side to take all 3 factors, and also the title.