Atlético Madrid 2-0 win over Sevilla in the first game

Technical card:
Atlético Madrid: Yassine Bounou, Jesus Navas, Jules Kounde, Diego Carlos, Marcos Acuna, Joan Jordan, Ivan Rakitic, Fernando, Youssef En-Nesyri, Suso and Lucas Ocampos
Sevilla: Jan Oblak, Jose Gimenez, Mario Hermoso, Stefan Savic, Kieran Trippier, Thomas Lemar, Marcos Llorente, Koke, Yannick Carrasco, Angel Correa and Luis Suarez
Stadium: the Wanda Metropolitano
Goals: Angel Correa (1-0, min. 17) and Saul Niguez (2-0, min. 76)

Atlético made a fine start in the new LaLiga season with win against Sevilla. Today’s result, Atlético Madrid and Sevilla currently occupy 1st and 5th spots in the table, with 41 points and 30 points respectively after 1 match.

Atlético Madrid started strongly in the first half, following a goal from Angel Correa in the 17th minute to see out the first half 1-0.

Atlético Madrid continued to pile on the pressure the second half and were rewarded, thanks to a goal from Saul Niguez in the 76th minute, leaving the final score at 2-0.

For Atlético, Saul Niguez, Joao Felix, Lucas Torreira and Felipe came on for Joan Jordan, Suso, Jesus Navas and Youssef En-Nesyri, while Sevilla replaced Oscar, Luuk De Jong, Oliver Torres and Munir El Haddadi with Joan Jordan, Suso, Jesus Navas and Youssef En-Nesyri.

The referee booked Koke and Stefan Savic for Atlético Madrid.

In the second round of action in the LaLiga Atlético Madrid will play against Athletic Bilbao at home and Sevilla will play against Alavés away.