Deportivo Alaves shocked with a defeat from Atletico Madrid in the match of the 28th round of LaLiga. Luis Suarez scored the decisive goal, which resulted to be his 500th career goal.
Both teams had their chances in the first half, but the goalless draw remained until the break. Joselu and Luis Suarez were close to the goal. The latter struck the decisive blow in the 54th minute. The Uruguayan took advantage of a pass from Kieran Trippier and with a headshot beat Fernando Pacheco.
It was his 19th goal of this LaLiga season and the 500th of his career. Until the end of the match, Atletico held the lead, although the Basques did not give up without a fight.
In the end, they won a penalty kick.
However, Los Colchoneros were saved by Jan Oblak and Joselu’s shot was defended by the Slovenian and secured the team a set of points.
Atletico Madrid – Deportivo Alaves 1-0 (0-0)
Goal: Suarez (52)