After Real Madrid’s draw against Villarreal (1-1) in particular, the 10th day of La Liga continued this Saturday with a clash between Atlético de Madrid (3rd, 17 pts) and FC Barcelona (10th, 11 pts) at the Wanda Metropolitano this Saturday evening. The only undefeated team this season in the league, the Madrid team wanted to keep their invincibility against the Catalan club, in the hard in La Liga with only three victories in 7 games.
At the end of the first period, the Belgian Yannick Ferreira Carrasco took advantage of a bad exit from Marc-André ter Stegen to open the scoring with a strike from far into the empty goal (45th + 3, 1-0). In the second half, the Blaugranas could not equalize and even lost their defender Gerard Pique to injury (knee). With this success, Atlético de Madrid came second in the standings, while FC Barcelona remained tenth.