Atletico Madrid qualified for the Champions League, after beating its host Elche 2-0, in the match that took place between them on Wednesday, May 11, for the 36th round of the Spanish Football League.

“Rojiblancos” ended the first half with a goal signed by Brazilian player Mateos Konya in the 28th minute, then waited until the 62nd minute to consolidate his presentation through Argentine player Rodrigo de Paul.

And two stages before the end of the season, Atletico Madrid raised its score to 67 points, compared to 66 for Seville, 6 points ahead of the fifth Real Betis, but it ensured its qualification to the main continental competition even if it lost the last two games thanks to its superiority in the two direct confrontations over Betis. Elche’s balance froze at 39 points, to occupy the fourteenth place in the standings table.

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Seville tied with Granada, delaying qualification to the Champions League

Sevilla postponed deciding its place in the Champions League next season by drawing 0-0 with its guest Granada in the Andalusian confrontation hosted by the “Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan” stadium.

Over the course of the 90 minutes, coach Julian Lopetegui’s men failed to score even a goal that gives them the three points, and “arithically” resolves them the qualification card for the Champions League next season, so that the Andalusian team was satisfied with collecting a point that made its score 66 points in fourth place, 5 points behind its neighbor and rival The arch-rival Real Betis, fifth, with two games remaining for both.. As for Granada, its score has reached 37 points, ranking 16th, away from the danger zone by 4 points.

Deportivo Alaves defeats Espanyol

In a third match, Deportivo Alaves beat its guest Espanyol 2-1. The hosts advanced with an early goal from defender Uyer Sanjurjo in the 9th minute of the match, then the guests equalized thanks to friendly fire by midfielder Lucas Toro by mistake in his own goal in the minute 20.

In the second half, Argentine midfielder Gonzalo Escalante returned the advantage to Deportivo Alaves with a superb goal in the 59th minute, to give his team a victory that raised its score to 31 points in 19th place, while Espanyol’s balance froze at 40 points in the 13th order.

Osasuna tied with Getafe

Osasuna drew 1-1 with its guest, Getafe. First, the hosts advanced through striker Miguel de la Fuente in the 7th minute, then the visitors equalized with a goal by striker Raul de Thomas from a penalty kick in the 14th minute.

Getafe played with a shortage since the 46th minute after Venezuelan midfielder Yangel Herrera was sent off after receiving a second yellow card during the match. Getafe managed to maintain a tie, despite the numerical shortage, to get a point, raising its score to 38 points in 11th place, and Osasuna ranked ninth after raising its score to 47 points.

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