* Atlético Madrid’s first goal against Levante
The day had started well for him Atletico Madrid on your visit to the stadium City of Valencia, where he faced Levante. The offensive hierarchy of the Mattress made the set of Diego Simeone put yourself in advantage through a good maneuver of Antoine Griezmann. The French forward kicked off the action on a corner kick and was never disengaged from the action. Attentive to what was happening in the area, the former Barcelona captured a ball to send a new cross that bounced off the head of Felipe and then inflated the network defended by Aitor Fernández. To the sweet minutes of the first half, those of the Cholo they celebrated the 1 a 0.
However, the referee’s performance Pablo González Fuertes it had a noticeable impact on the result. The referee sanctioned two penalties in favor of the team he directs Javier Pereira and generated a cloak of controversy. In the first sanction there was also responsibility for Luis Suarez, who had the chance to clear a ball within his own area, but in an attempt to dominate the ball he took his opponent ahead and the judge did not hesitate. From the maximum penalty the Macedonian Enis Bardhi broke the resistance of Jan Oblak and sealed the 1 a 1 before the protagonists went to rest.
* The equality that came from the twelve steps
Not satisfied with equality, in the complement Simeone sent to the court to Rodrigo De Paul instead of the mexican Hector Herrera. And the ex Racing changed the essence of the party. With perfect assistance for Matheus Cunha, the red-haired team went back up on the scoreboard after the Brazilian’s vehement definition.
* The delicious assistance of Rodrigo De Paul in the second goal of the Colchonero
Everything seemed headed for him Atletico Madrid. The victory was cooked. But in the final instances, when no one had noticed any risky action, the VAR assistants called the referee to collect a second penalty in favor of the homeowner. A disputed play wherever it is analyzed. With no intention of touching the ball with your hand, Renan Lodi He was a victim of the misapplication of technology, since his intervention did not divert a shot that was destined for a goal either. The discussions, protests and claims were in vain. Three minutes from the end, Levante sealed the 2 a 2 definitive that alienated the Mattress from the top that belongs to the Real society.
* The controversial criminal that led to the final 2 to 2
By now the Cholo Simeone I was no longer on the substitute bench, since Pablo González Fuertes had expelled the Argentine strategist for his repeated claims for his poor performance.
* The moment in which Diego Simeone is expelled
With the distribution of points, none were satisfied. The players of the Levante they left enraged because the referee also ended the match in the midst of a fearful counterattack that could give the Valencian cast the victory. And the capital will return to Wanda Metropolitano with the bitter taste of having lost two fundamental units in their fight for the top positions. When all the protagonists withdraw in disagreement it means that the refereeing task was bad. And the production of Pablo González Fuertes did not live up to The League of Stars.