sport news Atletico Madrid 1-1 Getafe: VAR awards Angel Correa's goal AFTER he was subbed ... trends now
Atletico Madrid were held to a 1-1 draw on Saturday by LaLiga's second-from-bottom side Getafe, who cancelled out Angel Correa's bizarre goal on the hour with a thunderous Enes Unal penalty late on.
It was another disappointing result for Atletico in a difficult season. After finishing last in their Champions League group and being knocked out of the Copa del Rey by rivals Real Madrid last week, Atletico are struggling to secure one of the league's four spots in Europe's top competition next season.
They are fourth in the LaLiga standings on 35 points, four behind third-placed Real Sociedad and 15 back from leaders Barcelona. In the relegation zone, Getafe are 19th on 18 points.
Angel Correa scored a bizarre goal which was awarded after he'd been substituted in Atletico Madrid's 1-1 draw with Getafe on Saturday night
Enes Unal rescued a late point from the spot for the visitors, who sit 19th in the LaLiga table
'We didn't score the second goal which would leave you calmer, and then gave away a penalty in a situation that was not dangerous. We need to keep improving,' Atletico manager Diego Simeone told DAZN.
Atletico had more than 60% possession and started pressing their rivals in the