The barb is blown flat, 0-1 upset!Simeone hits 58-year record of humiliation, Barca receive big gift in space

2022-05-02 0 By

Madrid (Reuters) – Atletico Madrid were beaten 1-0 by Levante on Sunday, their second defeat in three rounds.Atletico, the reigning Spanish champions, were surprised to lose 1-0 at home to levante, who are bottom of the league.Diego simeone recorded another humiliating defeat for Atletico in their first ever la Liga home defeat against Levante.Atletico had 12 wins and a draw against Levante at home in la Liga in 58 years and had won 11 in a row recently.Atletico Madrid home 0-1 upset, let Barca across the air to receive great gift.Barcelona hold on to fourth place in La Liga ahead of Atletico by three goals difference with a game in hand.With 39 points in 24 rounds, Atletico also recorded their lowest points in this period since 11/12.Levante had suffered three league defeats in a row and they probably didn’t expect to get three crucial points against Atletico.But with only 14 points, they are still bottom of La Liga, 10 points behind fourth-bottom Granada, and will need a miracle to avoid relegation.Match review – Levante took an early 1-0 lead in the 54th minute when Fluttos set up team-mate Murello to score.Four minutes later, The penalty was cancelled when Condobia hit the goal for a handball in the levante area after VAR confirmed that Llorente had been offside in front.In the 96th minute, Correa scored an equaliser with a overhead kick, but the goal was disallowed by VAR after Jimenez was fouled with a push.Correa was given a yellow card warning by the referee for complaining too aggressively.In the end, Atletico lost 1-0 at home to Levante.