Welcome back to weekly football talk at myfootballstaff.com about Spanish LaLiga Santander 2018-19 today will have a quick look at the week 6 of top football league of Iberic Peninsula. Atletico Madrid had a slow start of the season but this week they got their second win in row this time in front of 47.109 home supporters on Wanda Metropolitano. Antoine Griezmann opened the score on 16th minute in a 3-0 victory. Thomas Partey doubled the score on 29th minute and Koke made it 3-0 on 33rd minute of the match. SD Huesca the team that promoted just this year in LaLiga had the bad luck to get beaten in Madrid but it can be a turning point for Diego Simeone’s team to boost their moral and focus on shifting Real and Barcelona from Spain dominance.
Ladies and Gents the surprises though arrived from the team you and us never could imagine this, Barcelona and Real Madrid the grands of LaLiga got beaten in the same machday. First it was Leganes that beat Barcelona 2-1. 26th of September might be considered a special day for Leganes because in just two minutes the local team gave checkmate Barcelona Football Club and pushed for a historical win 2-1 on Estadio Municipal Butarque. Phillipe Coutinho opened the score for visitors on 12th minute but in the second half Leganes produced a blitz on magic on 53rd minute Nabil El Zhar equalized and just a minute later Óscar Rodríguez Arnaiz put the Leganes ahead in a surprising style, though the defensive mistakes had pledged Blaugrana and in previous games but in this match the equalizer just didn’t arrived on time despite their pressure and chances created.
Valencia, well the second team from the same city was very close to their first win in the last three games after(last two games ended with a similar score 0-0) Michy Batshuayi opened the score on 25th minute in the home match against Celta Vigo. The hero of the visitors though was Iago Aspas that equalized on 85th minute.
After a warming up in the previous match in Valencia, where Sevilla beat Levante 6-2 in LaLiga Santander Week 6 on
Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán, Sevilla served a bitter pill to visiting Real Madrid beating them 3-0 without any right of doubt. Host was dominating the game from the start to end of the match and the score might be much bigger if all the occasions were successful finalized. All goals were scored in the first half and visitors had an entire 45 minutes to come back and get a draw if not a win but unfortunately for Real Madrid supporters it didn’t happened. Double of Andre Silva(17′, 21′) and third from Wissam Ben Yedder(39′) pulled Sevilla after this round on 5th place with 10 points after 6 matches.
After six rounds in LaLiga Santander 2018-19, Barcelona and Real Madrid remained the top of the league with 13 points each, Atletico Madrid joined them on third place with 11 points, Sevilla is on 5 with 10 points and Valencia after a third draw in raw finished the round 6 on 16th with 5 points in 6 games.
RCD Espanyol 1 – 0 Eibar
Real Sociedad 2 – 2 Rayo Vallecano
Atletico Madrid 3 – 0 SD Huesca
Athletic Bilbao 0 – 3 Villarreal
Leganes 2 – 1 Barcelona
Sevilla 3 – 0 Real Madrid
Valencia CF 1 – 1 Celta Vigo
Deportivo Alaves 1 – 1 Getafe
Real Valladolid 2 – 1 Levante
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