In the derby of the 10th round of the Spanish championship, Atletico of Madrid beat Barcelona 1-0 at home and tied at the top of the table with leading Real Sociedad (20). Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak has kept the net intact for the sixth time in eight games, and Atletico remain the only team in La Liga unbeaten. Apart from Barcelona, Real will not be satisfied, as they only drew with Villarreal (1: 1). Real Sociedad will headline Cadiz on Sunday.
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The first half of the derby in Madrid didn’t offer much drama and when we already thought the first half would end without goals, it was after a big mistake by the Barcelona goalkeeper Marca-Andrea ter Stegna, who ran nearly half the field and missed the ball, hitting it full Yannick Carrasco.
ter stegen tries his best new impression pic.twitter.com/9GZxxKiFUv
– Karim (@Futball_Karim) November 21, 2020
The Catalans, who didn’t try much in the first half (just one shot into the goal frame), showed something more in the second leg of the Spanish capital, but the Slovenian keeper netted Atletico’s goal Jan Oblak he never surrendered and kept his net intact until the end (four defenses).
Not only did Atletico Barcelona suffer their third league defeat of the season, but the Catalans also lost defense pillars Gerard Pique, who seriously injured his knee, and judged by the slow blow. More information about the injury may be identified as early as Sunday morning.
Pique left the field with a smile on his face as he got his substitute 62 minutes into the game, as his team was ahead.
I think Pique made his ACL pic.twitter.com/vauvAupFIs
– ً (@VaIverdeSZN) November 21, 2020
Real pulled out, Zidane wasn’t in a good mood
The Real champions, who have suffered two defeats in the last four games, only came down to a point (1: 1) in Villarreal, again disappointing the fans. “Don’t worry about me. I’ll do my own job, you give it to yours. Of course, an equal game is a big disappointment for us. We deserved more,” the Real coach told reporters . Zinedine Zidane, which is under increasing pressure.
Spanish Championship, Round 10:
Osasuna: Huesca 1: 1 (0: 1)
Garcia 68.; Ramirez 5.
Lift: Elche 1: 1 (1: 0)
Merelo 12.; Tete 64.
Villarreal: Real Madrid 1: 1 (0: 1)
Moreno 76./11-m; Mariano 2.
Seville : Celtic 4: 2 (2: 2)
Kounde 5., In Nesyri 45. + 3, Escudero 85., El Haddadi 87.; Aspas 10., Nolito 36.
Atletico Madrid : Barcelona 1: 0 (1: 0)
Carrasco 45 + 3
Eibar – Getafe
Cadiz – Real Sociedad
Granada – Valladolid
Alaves – Valencia
Bilbao Athletics – Betis
6 – Oyarzabal (Real Sociedad),
5 – Alcacer (Villarreal), Aspas (Celta), Joao Felix (Atletico), Moreno (Villarreal), Suarez (Atletico Madrid)
4 – Benzema (Real), Fati (Barcelona), Morales (Levante), Portu (Real Sociedad), Soler (Valencia), Tello (Betis),