The game between Atlético Madrid and Celta Vigo ended in a goalless draw at the Wanda Metropolitano Saturday as the Rojiblanco missed the chance to return to the top of the table
Both teams went into the match after suffering defeats in their previous league games. Atléticowere looking to bounce back after losing against Real Sociedad, while Celta lost by against Granada.
Atlético Madrid remain second in the LaLiga table, for now, thanks to the draw, with 10 points from 5 matches, while Celta sit 14th with 5 points from 5 matches.
The first half ended with little goalmouth action and there wasn't much to write about the second half, either.
At the end of the match, both teams had made all three substitutions. For Atlético Vitolo, Thomas Partey and Álvaro Morata came on for Ángel Correa, Héctor Herrera and Félix Joao in search of a breakthrough, while Celta brought on Pape Diop, Brais Méndez and Pione Sisto to replace Okay Yokuslu, Denis Suárez and Iago Aspas.
The referee booked Koke, Saúl Ñíguez and Diego Costa from Atlético, while for Celta Joseph Aidoo, Iago Aspas, Rubén Blanco, Pape Diop and Lucas Olaza all saw yellow as well.
Atlético's next fixture is against Mallorca away from home, while Celta will face Espanyol at home.