Leader Atlético de Madrid conceded a “zero” (0-0) in a game of the 27th round of the Spanish Football League this Saturday when they visited Getafe and could allow the approach of Barcelona, which will receive the red lantern on Sunday.
Portugal international João Félix started the game on the ‘Colchoneros’ bench but was thrown at halftime by Diego Simeone and saw a goal that was canceled after the hour was over after the ball had crossed the last line Marcos Llorente crossed for the Portuguese Striker.
Atlético not only took advantage of Allan Nyom’s expulsion in the 70th minute, but also had to face the good performance of Getafe goalkeeper David Soría, who canceled some of the Colchoneros’ initiatives, namely by Moussa Dembelé, who really had the best time , at the entrance to the last quarter of an hour.
A few days after visiting Chelsea for the second leg of the Champions League round of 16, Atlético de Madrid added their fourth game without winning the last six Spanish league games. With 63 points, it can “invite” direct competition to come closer.
If they win against Huesca, FC Barcelona (56) can reduce the distance to the league leaders to four points after Real Madrid (57) temporarily moved up to second place thanks to the Elche turnaround (2: 1) with the “stamp” . by Karim Benzema.