Angel Correa scores golazo to lead Atletico Madrid past Valencia
Diego Simeone and Atletico Madrid achieved a slim 1-0 win against Valencia in Matchday 22 of La Liga. The decisive goal of the encounter was from a spectacular effort by Argentine forward Angel Correa.
The goal came in the 58th minute of the match as the 22-year-old struck a potent shot from outside of the box to beat Neto and get the win for Atleti. Correa played the entire game and finished the match with 42 accurate passes, two key passes and two shots on target.
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The Rosario, Argentina native is enjoying a great season with Los Colchoneros as he now has six goals and two assists in La Liga this season. Simeone’s side is still trying to stay competitive, currently in second place with 49 points.
Barcelona did draw against Espanyol this Sunday but Atletico Madrid is still nine points back of the Catalonian team. “Cholo” Simeone is currently focused on trying to gain points on Barcelona but will also have to worry about the Europa League in the coming weeks.