Atletico Madrid win LaLiga Santander 2020/21 title (photos)

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Atletico Madrid win LaLiga Santander 2020/21 title (photos)

Atletico Madrid are officially the champions of the 2020/21 Spanish LaLiga Santander season after a 2-1 victory away at Real Valladolid on Saturday, May 22.

 

Atletico Madrid win LaLiga Santander 2020/21 title (photos)

On the final day of the season that an Atletico loss or draw and a Real Madrid win would have given the title to the latter, Los Colchoneros had to come from behind to secure the three points, with Angel Correa and Luis Suarez both getting on the scoresheet. 

 

Atletico Madrid win LaLiga Santander 2020/21 title (photos)

A magical story for Suarez, who was rejected by Barcelona just last season after he was told he was not in the coach’s plan, and had to reduce his salary to join Atletico.

 

Atletico Madrid win LaLiga Santander 2020/21 title (photos)

 

Luis Suarez’s 21st goal of the campaign secured a 2-1 comeback success at Real Valladolid as Atletico were crowned champions ahead of city rivals Real Madrid.

 

It’s tough,” Suarez said to Movistar after the game, fighting back tears. “The situation I had to live through, the way I was looked down on, but Atletico opened the door for me.

 

Atletico Madrid win LaLiga Santander 2020/21 title (photos)

 

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Source: Linda Ikeji