Levante tie up with the leading team of the Spanish championship Atletico Madrid as the players won a big point by playing 1-1 (1-1) at their stadium in the postponed match of the 2nd round.
In the 17th minute, Levante took the lead with a goal by Bardhi, and Llorente equalized in the 37th minute.
Portuguese Joao Felix, who played the last half hour of the match, returned to Diego Simeone’s team after suffering from Covid-19.
With 55 points and a game less than second-placed Real Madrid who has 49 points, Atletico remained at the top. Barcelona is third with 46 points and a game less than Real. Levante remained in 11th place with 28 points. In the relegation zone are Valladolid (21 points), Elche (18), and Huesca (16).
Levante 1 – 1 Atletico Madrid
Goals: 1-0 Bardhi 17, 1-1 Llorente 37
Bookings: Jorge; Savic, Saul, Kondogbia
Levante: AItor, Pier, Clerc, Postigo, Jorge M., Morales, Michael, Radoja, Jorge F., Enis, Roger
Substitutions: Vezo, Rochina, Duarte, Gomez, Son
Atletico Madrid: Oblak, Savic, Gimenez, Hermoso, Vrsaljko, Llorente, Niguez, Carrasco, Correa, Suarez
Substitutions: Felix, Torreira, Kondogbia, VItolo