Real Madrid continued its impressive series of start this season in various competitions, and settled the “Madrid derby” in its favour, after its precious 2-1 victory over its host and arch-rival Atletico Madrid, in the top of the matches of the sixth stage of the Spanish Football League.
Real (the title holders) regained the lead again after raising his score to 18 points, achieving the full mark so far after winning all six matches he has played in the Spanish League this season so far, two points ahead of his closest rivals, his arch-rival Barcelona.
On the other hand, Atletico Madrid, who suffered their second loss in the championship this season, with 3 wins and a single draw, stopped at 10 points, to remain in seventh place.
Rodrygo opened the scoring after a superb pass from Chaumini and danced at the Estadio Metropolitano
Valverde also scored the second goal. In the second half, Atletico Madrid reduced the difference; To ignite the match in the last minutes, after (the substitute) Mario Hermoso scored the goal of the hosts (83).
Atletico’s hopes of a tie were dealt a painful blow, after he had to play with 10 players after Hermoso was sent off in the 90th minute for receiving a second warning.
With this victory, Real continued its series of victories in all tournaments this season, after winning all nine of its meetings in various competitions so far.
In the Italian league
Napoli beat AC Milan by two goals to one, and Udinese beat Inter Milan by three goals to one
As for the English Premier League
Arsenal still lead after beating Brentford 3-0
And France, the Paris Saint-Germain and Lyon summit was for Paris with a clean goal