Atlético de Madrid – Valencia, live | Memphis extends Atleti lead with header

Samu Lino gave the hosts the lead shortly before half-time, after a fine assist from Griezmann. Already in the second half, Memphis Depay increased the advantage with a header. Atlético de Madrid host Valencia this Sunday with a desire for revenge. In the first round, the Valencian team beat the colchoneros in Mestalla (3-0) and now those led by Cholo Simeone will seek to respond to the blow by playing in front of their supporters. It won’t be easy as Valencia are having a great moment, accumulating four consecutive victories in the competition. Rubén Baraja’s team will also try to take advantage of the physical wear and tear that the colchoneros can present, after having had a Copa del Rey activity during the week.

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