Spanish football club, Atletico Madrid is now at the top of La Liga, after a competitive game against Real Betis which ended in a draw.
At the moment, Diego Simeone’s Atletico is leading by only one point, ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona, who have secured the second and third spot consecutively.
Atletico Madrid’s draw against Real Betis changed the place of defending champions Real Madrid had gone top on Saturday after beating third-placed Barcelona 2-1.
In the interesting game, Cristian Tello came to the rescue for Real Betis after scoring a goal to level the score which Yannick Carrasco scored earlier in the game for Atletico Madrid.
Real Betis continued with so much resilience in the game despite the pressure from Diego Simeone’s men. Part of the effort made was from Veteran keeper, Claudio Bravo, who made two fantastic saves in injury time to deny Angel Correa a winner for Atletico.
Currently, Atletico have only won three of their past 11 games in all competitions but they were 10 points clear at the end of January.
So far on injuries, while England right-back Kieran Tripper limped off late, .Joao Felix went off in the first half to add to their problems, with fellow forwards Luis Suarez and Moussa Dembele already sidelined.