Atletico Madrid Getafe 1-0 to Maintain Top Position
Atletico Madrid will end 2020 in style as they go top of Spanish La Liga table by beating Getafe at the Wanda Metropolitano. Luis Suarez headed the first-half winner to hand Atletico manager Diego Simeone victory in his 500th game in charge of the club.
It was a double celebration for Atletico Madrid as they celebrated their coach’s 500th game in charge of the club and won to go two points clear of rivals and defending champions Real Madrid.
Atletico’s head coach Simeone is chasing a first league title since 2014, have won 301 matches under his tenure. The recently terminated the contract of their point man Diego Costa after the Spain international fell out of favour at the club.
Suarez and Joao Felix have been preferred to Costa up front this season, and Simeone will feel vindicated in his decision as the former struck the decisive blow against Getafe.