Atletico Madrid ended the decade-long dominance of Barcelona and Real Madrid by pitching in a first La Liga title for 18 years in a thrilling climax in the match.
Atlético started with former Barca man David Villa alongside Diego Costa, with Raul Garcia among the substitutes. Tension was high from the start with Atléti making a bright start and Gerard Pique earning an early yellow card for fouling Koke.
Throughout the season, one question that has been over everyone’s top of the mind was, could Atlético really win the title? And now, incredibly, they have!
It was remarkable since despite injuries two of its most valuable players, Atletico Madrid capped its remarkable season with a 1-1 draw, and there secured the Spanish league championship in the process. But there was no trophy handed out, because the president of the Spanish Football Federation could not make it there.
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