Atletico Madrid were eliminated by the Segunda division side, Cultural leonesa to set on of their worst defeat in this era
Atletico Madrid gets to the wrong history book when they were defeated by the segunda division.
Diego Simeone’s Atletico Madrid were defeated on Thursday night at Cultural Leonesa. he suffered one of his worst defeats in his coaching career.
Los Rojiblancos went to Leon without Jan Oblak and Alvaro Morata, and that could have lead to the shocker, Angel Correra put the Madrid ahead for the first time inthe game in the 62nd minutes, before Julen late strike in the 83rd minutes to hurt Simeone’s men in the round 32 of the Copa dey rey fixtures.
Sergio Benito late strike in the extra time hurt the madrid fans who travel to Leon, as their hopes to to win the copa dey Rey has being duped. this is one of the worst defeats in Simeone’s career, not just loosing but loosing to a weaker opposition after lead at some points in the game.
And for Cultural Leonesa, this is one of the greatest comeback for the team, fans of the club will be in awild celebration as they grind out a great result against the third best team in Spanish football.
All madrid players were in their worst form on the night, from the goal scorer Angel Correa, Antonio Adan fails to score from a glorious opportunity, Felix flops, the whole madrid team weren’t in their best form on the night.
This worst form surpass the defeat in the hands of girona last season, and even the draw to Qarabaq.
Athletico are currently third in the La liga and are due to face the english premeir league table toppers in the Champions league next month.
But they will face Legannes 26th of January and Real Madrid before they will face Liverpool in the mid February.