Jack87 news today, asianbookie Atlético Madrid delivered one of their best performances of the season in La Liga as they beat Real Valladolid 3-0 on Saturday, with Memphis Depay making his debut.
The Dutch striker, signed from Barcelona on Friday, came off the bench in the second half but by then Antoine Griezmann’s superb display gave the hosts total control at the Metropolitano in Madrid.
The French striker provided Alvaro Morata with a superb assist to bk8 open the scoring before scoring his own second.
Mario Hermoso scored his third from the rebound after Griezmann’s free-kick header was blocked.
Those three goals in 11 first-half minutes sealed the points for fourth-placed Atletico.
Diego Simeone’s side have endured a difficult season both in the league and in Europe, where they were eliminated, but are back on the right track with a second win in seven league games.
“I’m very happy, very satisfied with the team’s performance,” Griezmann told DAZN.
“Since the World Cup we’ve been playing well, playing with intensity, working hard and having chances up front, but we’ve been short of goals.
“It’s largely my fault because I had chances and didn’t score. bk8 malaysia This goal will help me a lot mentally to score again.
Elsewhere, Newcastle United extended their unbeaten Premier League run to a club-record 15 games and kept a sixth consecutive clean sheet despite a 0-0 draw at Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Eddie Howe’s side dominated the first half, with two good chances from Brazilian midfielder Joelinton, but they struggled to open up a tenacious Crystal Palace side after the break at Selhurst Park.
Crystal Palace, who lost talisman Wilfried Zaha to bk8 asianbookie a hamstring injury in the second half, came close when Jean-Philippe Matta made a superb save from Newcastle goalkeeper Nick Pope.
In the end, a draw was almost a fair result, with Newcastle leading United on goal difference with 39 points from 20 games. Palace are 12th on 24 points.
“We knew it was going to be difficult at Crystal Palace but maybe it was a missed opportunity but it was a good choice to come here,”.malaysia bk8 said Newcastle right-back Kieran Trippier.