The Stats: Atletico Madrid beat Getafe to claim top spot
The win for Getafe put Atletico Madrid on top in La Liga standings, one points above Real Madrid. Atletico won the game 2-1 (0-1). Getafe is now in 19th place in the league.
Getafe took the lead in added-time in the first half when Stefan Mitrovic scored, with an assist by Nemanja Maksimovic.
Getafe’s Carles Alena was sent off in the 74th minute.
Luis Suarez equalised for Atletico Madrid with an assist by Mario Hermoso, in the 78th minute.
The deciding goal came in the 90th minute, when Luis Suarez scored again. This time he scored a 1-2 for Atletico Madrid, with an assist by Sime Vrsaljko. Suarez then completed the team’s come back.
Getafe now have six straight defeats.
The result means that Madrid remain undefeated this season after taking points in six straight games.
Getafe have 5 losses with a 2–9 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Atletico Madrid have 3 wins and 2 draws and a 7–4 goal difference.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-0 draw, with Getafe at home in March 2021.
Atletico Madrid have all wins after two away games.
Getafe have scored 2 goals. They have scored one goal at home. They’ve conceded 10 goals in total.
Atletico Madrid have scored 9 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 9 goals. They’ve conceded 5 goals in total.
Getafe have opened the score in 0 of their 5 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 0 percent when scoring the first goal.
After this game in the La Liga, Getafe will take on Real Betis (away) on 25 September 2021, Real Sociedad (home) on 02 October 2021 and Levante (away) on 16 October 2021. Atletico Madrid play Alaves (away) on 24 September 2021, Barcelona (home) on 01 October 2021 and Granada (away) on 16 October 2021.