Atletico Madrid Beat Sevilla To Move To Second Spot In La Liga
Atletico Madrid moved up to second in La Liga and within a point of Barcelona after beating Sevilla 2-0 at the Wanda Metropilitano stadium.
After a goalless first half, in which both sides had hit the woodwork, Yannick Carrasco opened the scoring in the 46th minute.
Antoine Griezmann sealed the points with Atleti’s second in the 69th minute as new signing Diego Costa watched on from the stands.
That result continued Atletico’s unbeaten start to the campaign in all competitions but was a first defeat for Sevilla who drop to third place.