Barcelona loses to Atlético de Madrid and Gerard ¨Piqué suffers a terrible injury | Sports La Liga

Atlético de Madrid received Barcelona at home without the revenge of Luis Suarez before his old team, as he was not considered by Diego Pablo Simeone. True to his characteristics, Atlético de Madrid looked for a tough game that contrasted with the style of the Catalans.

In the first half the game had alternation in control of the ball, although Atlético was looking for the counterattack and ended up leaving at 45 minutes thanks to a combination of error by Marc-André Ter Stegen and a great individual play by Yannick Carrasco which ended only in front of the open arch.

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In addition, Atlético de Madrid did not lower their arms and began to play better with the ball, the open game but the best goal options were for Atlético against a Barcelona that did not look plugged.

The worst moment of the match for Barcelona was not the goal against, but the injury to Gerard Piqué at 62 minutes who injured his right leg after Carrasco fell on him and should leave the game in tears. At the moment the severity of the injury is unknown, his place was taken by Sergiño Dest.

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At 81 minutes into the game, a header from Antoine Griezmann touched the door of Atlético de Madrid but the action was very well contained by the goalkeeper Jan Oblak.

With the result of the colchoneros are placed in the second position with 20 units, the Barcelona strangely is in the tenth position with only 11 points.

Barcelona’s next game will be in the Champions League where it will be measured at Dinamo next Tuesday, November 24; the Atlético de Madrid will do the same against Moscow locomotive.

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