Atletico Madrid strengthen their position at the top of the table / Suarez overtakes Messi in the goalscoring table
Atletico Madrid maintained their seven-point safety margin at the top of the La Liga standings with a home win over Valencia.
In the last game of the third night of the twentieth week of the Spanish La Liga, on Sunday, the football team of Atletico Madrid, the leader of the competition standings, was able to defeat its guest Valencia with a result of 3-1.
Although it was Valencia who scored earlier in the 11th minute with a goal from Rasic, Atletico Madrid continued to turn the scores with goals from Joao Felix in the 23rd minute, Luis Suarez in the 54th minute and Angel Correa in the 72nd minute, their 15th win in their 18th game. To maintain its seven-point lead over second-placed Real Madrid.
Suarez has scored 12 goals in La Liga this season, overtaking his former team-mate Lionel Messi, alongside Sevilla striker Youssef Al-Nasiri as the top scorer in La Liga this season.
In the last match of the twentieth week of La Liga tonight, the teams of Athletic Bilbao and Getafe will line up against each other.