whole celebration within the Martinez Valerothe place he Atletico Madrid win and mathematically seal your ticket to the Champions League 2022–23. But he additionally celebrates the elche the actual fact of continuous one other yr in First divisionone thing he achieved at halftime in his match towards Atleti, when it turned recognized that the Majorca had tied in Seville.
All about Elche vs. Atletico Madrid of LaLiga 2021-2022
Goals from Matheus Cunha and Rodrigo de Paul trigger Atlético de Madrid to qualify for the following version of the Champions League and defeat Elche (0-2), mathematically saved because of the draw received by Mallorca on the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán . With the target achieved, the franjiverdes didn’t push, ending the match with out ending off between the three sticks. Great efficiency by Griezmann regardless of his lengthy scoring drought, directing the sport of the mattress staff.
The passage by means of the altering rooms, Elche figuring out upfront the results of Mallorca in Seville that meant mathematical salvation, had an affect on the second 45 minutes of play. The consequence (0-1 in the mean time) helped each groups obtain their specific goal, so neither sought to do extra injury than they need to have.
The greatest minutes of play for Atlético de Madrid coincided with Antoine Griezmann, creating the sport inside and making his teammates combine to be fluid within the preparation. The Frenchman, who has not scored within the home championship since November 2021, has been the rojiblanco outfield participant with the very best file of whole passes within the opposition area (26), with 78% accuracy in passes (28/36). ).
With two days to go earlier than the tip of the 2021/21 educational yr, Elche achieves mathematical salvation, placing a six-point lead over Mallorca, third from final labeled, who has the very best purpose common. The change of coach, allotting with Fran Escribá to provide the reins to Francisco Rodríguez, improved the picture of the individuals from Elche, being considerably extra stable in protection and extra forceful within the rival space, coinciding with Pere Milla’s scoring takeoff.
Also with two dates to go till the tip, Atlético de Madrid achieves its long-awaited purpose, assaulting third place to realize its participation within the subsequent version of the Champions League. They have a six-point benefit over Real Betis, fifth labeled and the one with essentially the most objectives received. Pleasant finish of the season for the colchoneros, who haven’t managed to revalidate the title nor have they been near with the ability to dispute it.
REACTIONS OF ELCHE VS. ATHLETIC MADRID
The phrase of Edgar Badia
Simeone: “They asked us for four or five Champions Leagues in a row…. we’ve already had ten”
They have already secured the Champions…
In an irregular season, in a Champions League the place we competed very nicely and in a League the place we didn’t have regularity till we entered this League of 14. The purpose is reached, deserved, work and that makes us return to the Champions League for one more yr, essential above all for the membership.
They are ten years in Champions…
It is the results of the work of lots of people who usually are not seen, of workers. It permits us to think about a brand new season with good vibes.
This time they’ve been forceful…
It’s the yr we have had essentially the most objectives since I’ve been right here, extremely, but in addition the yr they scored essentially the most for us. There is the steadiness that price us. Savic and Giménez missed us at instances, Reinildo did us plenty of good, he’s aggressive and humble. The staff has expertise up entrance and the objectives come.
What occurred to Oblak and Lodi?
If there may be dialogue it’s good, it’s that they’re concerned within the recreation, they’re alive.
400 league video games. Another 400?
It’s an necessary second, if it weren’t for all of the gamers it could be inconceivable to be there for therefore lengthy. I’m grateful, I’m fortunate, I’ve a membership that supported me in tough instances. The spherical journey is. But all of the gamers who’ve handed allowed us this chance.
Later, the coach of Atléticoappeared earlier than the media, at a press convention:
Griezmann: “To speak about Griezmann is to speak about one of many gamers who has scored essentially the most objectives at Atlético, in its total historical past. He got here again this yr, discovered his greatest degree after which bought injured. Then he got here again and performed good video games however he could not meet the objectives. Against Espanyol, the final penalty was given and he was a type of in cost, however he understood that it was not his time to take the penalty. Today he offers De Paul the cross when he may have taken it. That is the participant greatness.
Has it been the perfect recreation away from dwelling?: “We have played important games away from home, against Betis it was also good. The club faced difficulties in the best way. The club offered us a challenge to face, this League of 14 games. We had the humility to believe that it we could do, in a very irregular season due to the goals conceded. Savic and Giménez were away for a long time, Reinildo arrived in January… We arrived at this sought-after moment because there are many people in this club that are not seen and the club needs to continue growing. When I arrived they told me that they needed four or five Champions Leagues in a row… we’ve already had ten”.
Has this been essentially the most tough qualification for the Champions League?: “When we won the League in 2014, the following year we arrived on the last date without knowing what could happen. There was Valencia, Sevilla… Many players left and we were there until the end… In this season we none left but we had an irregular season, especially in the defensive imbalance that is our way of approaching to compete with those who are always fighting”.
Have you modified 4 defenders when Vrsaljko was injured within the fifth minute?: “We were playing with five. Carrasco was on the left and Sime on the right. Elche had been playing with five and changed to four. They encouraged us to play outside. Lodi broke well on the first goal, as is usually done against a defense four, when the match was still quite difficult”.
Griezmann: “It’s been a complicated year”
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90′ + 2′ GOAL CANCELED AGAINST ATLÉTICO DE MADRID!! The linesman raises the flag for Luis Suárez being offside! The Uruguayan striker falls offside when receiving into area. The play ends with the charrúa opening for Renan Lodi, whose shot causes Edgar Badía to clear inside, giving freely the choice of a second shot for the ahead to attain.
89′ TO THE CROSSBOARD!!!! THE THIRD HAS HAD A STRAP!! With Elche disorganized, Luis Suárez unmarked himself on the wing and attracted the defender’s mark, creating an area inside that enabled Ángel Correa to shoot. His launch hits the crossbar.
62′ RODRIGO DE PAUL GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL!!!!! Elche 0-2 ATLETICO MADRID. De Paul places the direct in direction of the Champions League!! What a fantastic purpose from Atleti!! Griezmann takes command of the operations, braids the sport inside and serves in direction of Rodrigo de Paul, who places in his leg to win the dispute on the fringe of the world to lengthen. He breaks from behind Griezmann to enter the world, time and provides the purpose to the Argentine, who solely has to push it inside. Atlético de Madrid will increase the distances on the scoreboard to safe a spot for the Champions League. Income of two objectives over his rival with half an hour to go. Party with out stress in Martínez Valero with this state of affairs.
46′ THE SECOND HALF STARTS AT MARTÍNEZ VALERO!!!!!
As a results of Griezmann’s place in central lanes, Atlético de Madrid manufactured Matheus Cunha’s purpose with a sequence of 14 uninterrupted passes, which represents the longest affiliation of touches in an ‘rojiblanco’ purpose within the present league season.
With the protection of three central defenders, Simeone ended up correcting and inserting Antoine Griezmann inside, which improved circulation and served as a gear to combine the items nicely. The Frenchman, who urgently wants to enhance his goalscoring figures, is contributing considerably to the offensive recreation.
Rest in Elche!! Atlético de Madrid takes the street to the altering rooms forward on the scoreboard because of Matheus Cunha’s purpose (0-1), which forces Elche to enhance for the second 45 minutes of play. The franjiverdes loved two set items with which to open the digital, making the most of the dearth of focus of the mattresses within the marks. Vrsaljko’s damage shortly after the beginning compelled Simeone to alter his system, which price him an affordable period of time to get again in and develop within the match.
45′ + 1′ END OF THE FIRST TIME IN THE MARTÍNEZ VALERO!!!!
42′ RODRIGO DE PAUL IS OFFSIDE!! THE ONE THAT ATLÉTICO DE MADRID HAD!! The Argentine doesn’t measure his irruption from behind nicely, falling into Pedro Bigas’s entice. Carrasco’s vertical cross permits Sarandí’s solo, failing within the one-on-one with Edgar Badía.
28′ GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL OF MATHEUS CUNHA!!!!! Elche 0-1 ATLETICO MADRID. Matheus Cunha opens the scoring!!! Vertical displacement of Antoine Griezmann, beating strains and discovering the clear band left by Helibelton Palacios when closing inside. Take benefit of this Renan Lodi opening to manage, increase his head and serve a low ball that the Brazilian striker assaults on the close to put up to beat Edgar Badía. A deserved award for the colchoneros, who had squeezed and resolved the marking errors of the primary part of the match. It is the sixth purpose for Matheus Cunha on this league season, the primary for 2 months (towards Getafe in mid-February).