Spanish third-tier side Cultural Leonesa dump Diego Simeone’s side out of mug competitors
Last Updated: 24/01/20 12: 23 am
Atletico Madrid’s frustrating period struck a brand-new reduced with a 2-1 loss to 3rd department club Cultural Leonesa in the Copa del Rey on Thursday.
Atletico gave up a late lead and afterwards yielded early in extra-time to be gotten rid of in the competitors’s round of 32.
The Madrid- based club have actually not been removed this very early in the Copa considering that shedding to Albacete at this phase in 2011-12, prior to they worked with instructor DiegoSimeone That was the last time Atletico was up to a third-division club in the competitors.
Cultural Leonesa’s French goalkeeper Lucas Giffard made a collection of superior conserves throughout the suit, prior to Sergio Bonito racked up an 108 th-minute champion to place the little club from the north-western city of Leon right into the last 16 for the very first time considering that the 1959/60 period.
The group of virtually 13,00 0 at the Reino de Leon Stadium emerged after Benito racked up from inside the location after the Atletico support was captured out of placement adhering to a quick breakaway.
Angel Correa had actually provided Atletico the lead with a left-footed shot from near the fine place after a wonderful one-touch go by Joao Felix in the 62 nd min.
The hosts equalised with an 83 rd-minute battery by Julen Castaeda after Atletico goalkeeper Antonio Adan could not totally clear a cross right into the location prior to Bonito struck the champion in extra-time.
“We have no other option other than to keep working,” Simeone stated after that. “I have a great squad and the results will come soon.”