The Uruguayan Luis Suarez he scored the only goal of the match (PT 20m) at Wanda Metropolitano on date 16 and has already accumulated eight in the tournament.
The Argentine forward Angel Correa made his entry into Atlético de Madrid 25 minutes into the second half.
Simeone celebrated 500 matches in the mattress team with 302 victories, 115 draws and 83 defeats.
Since his arrival at the club, on December 23, 2011, he won the Spanish league (2014), the Spanish Super Cup (2014), the King’s Cup (2013), the European League (2012 and 2018) and the European Super Cup. (2012 and 2018).
The team led by Simeone, who owes two games, remained the only leader in the league at least until Real Madrid later faced Elche, led by Jorge Almirón, as a visitor.
The day began with the triumph of Granada against Valencia, which was one step away from the relegation zone, by 2 to 1.
Celtic, with Eduardo Coudet as coach, he returned to the winning path through the victory against Huesca by 2 to 1 in Vigo. The “Chacho” team approached the qualification zone for the European cups.
More results: Sevilla 2-Villarreal 0; Barcelona 1-Eibar 1; Cádiz 0-Valladolid 0; Raise 4-Betis 3.
Thursday: Athletic Bilbao-Real Sociedad; and Osasuna-Alavés.
Atlético Madrid 35 points; Real Madrid 32; Sevilla, Real Sociedad and Villarreal 26; Barcelona 25; Granada 24; Celtic 23; Betis and Cádiz 19; Bilbao and Levante 18; Alavés and Getafe 17; Eibar 16; Elche, Valencia and Valladolid 15; Osasuna and Huesca 12.