Champions League - Group A
Atl Madrid2B Dortmund0

Atletico Madrid 2-0 Borussia Dortmund: La Liga side avenge Dortmund defeat

Saul
Saul opened the scoring in the first half at the Wanda Metropolitano

Atletico Madrid avenged last month's defeat by Borussia Dortmund to move level on points with the Germans in Champions League Group A.

Saul opened the scoring in the 33rd minute with a left-footed finish from inside the box, before Antoine Griezmann scored his third of the campaign to seal victory.

The victory moves Atletico into second place on goal difference.

Both sides need just a point from their next match to qualify for the knockout stage.

Atletico host bottom side Monaco on 28 November (17:55 GMT), while Dortmund welcome Belgian side Club Brugge to Signal Iduna Park on the same day (20:00 GMT) in the penultimate round of group matches.

Line-ups

Atl Madrid

  • 13Oblak
  • 20Torres Belén
  • 24GiménezSubstituted forMonteroat 45'minutes
  • 21Hernández
  • 3Filipe Luís
  • 10CorreaBooked at 6minsSubstituted forMachín Pérezat 81'minutes
  • 5Partey
  • 14Hernández
  • 8Saúl
  • 9N KalinicSubstituted forGelson Martinsat 62'minutes
  • 7Griezmann

Substitutes

  • 1Adán
  • 4Arias
  • 18Gelson Martins
  • 23Machín Pérez
  • 32Garcés
  • 35Montero
  • 43Moya

B Dortmund

  • 1Bürki
  • 26Piszczek
  • 36Toprak
  • 16AkanjiBooked at 90mins
  • 5Hakimi
  • 28Witsel
  • 6Delaney
  • 22PulisicSubstituted forGuerreiroat 59'minutes
  • 11ReusBooked at 90mins
  • 7SanchoBooked at 31minsSubstituted forBruun Larsenat 79'minutes
  • 9AlcácerSubstituted forGötzeat 75'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Zagadou
  • 10Götze
  • 13Guerreiro
  • 19Dahoud
  • 33Weigl
  • 34Bruun Larsen
  • 35Hitz
Referee:
Daniele Orsato
Attendance:
61,023

Match Stats

Home TeamAtl MadridAway TeamB Dortmund
Possession
Home32%
Away68%
Shots
Home15
Away4
Shots on Target
Home7
Away0
Corners
Home7
Away4
Fouls
Home8
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Atlético de Madrid 2, Borussia Dortmund 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Atlético de Madrid 2, Borussia Dortmund 0.

Booking

Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund).

Vitolo (Atlético de Madrid) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Lukasz Piszczek (Borussia Dortmund).

Vitolo (Atlético de Madrid) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Booking

Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund).

Gelson Martins (Atlético de Madrid) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt blocked. Achraf Hakimi (Borussia Dortmund) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jacob Bruun Larsen.

Corner, Borussia Dortmund. Conceded by Thomas Partey.

Corner, Borussia Dortmund. Conceded by Francisco Montero.

Foul by Axel Witsel (Borussia Dortmund).

Gelson Martins (Atlético de Madrid) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Atlético de Madrid. Vitolo replaces Ángel Correa.

Goal!

Goal! Atlético de Madrid 2, Borussia Dortmund 0. Antoine Griezmann (Atlético de Madrid) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Thomas Partey following a fast break.

Substitution

Substitution, Borussia Dortmund. Jacob Bruun Larsen replaces Jadon Sancho.

Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Rodrigo (Atlético de Madrid).

Attempt blocked. Ángel Correa (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Saúl Ñíguez.

Substitution

Substitution, Borussia Dortmund. Mario Götze replaces Paco Alcácer.

Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Saúl Ñíguez (Atlético de Madrid).

Attempt missed. Manuel Akanji (Borussia Dortmund) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Thomas Delaney.

Offside, Atlético de Madrid. Francisco Montero tries a through ball, but Antoine Griezmann is caught offside.

Corner, Atlético de Madrid. Conceded by Lukasz Piszczek.

Foul by Axel Witsel (Borussia Dortmund).

Ángel Correa (Atlético de Madrid) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Raphael Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund) header from very close range is just a bit too high. Assisted by Paco Alcácer with a cross.

Corner, Borussia Dortmund. Conceded by Thomas Partey.

Corner, Atlético de Madrid. Conceded by Lukasz Piszczek.

Substitution

Substitution, Atlético de Madrid. Gelson Martins replaces Nikola Kalinic.

Attempt missed. Ángel Correa (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Juanfran.

Substitution

Substitution, Borussia Dortmund. Raphael Guerreiro replaces Christian Pulisic.

Thomas Delaney (Borussia Dortmund) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Filipe Luís (Atlético de Madrid).

Attempt missed. Rodrigo (Atlético de Madrid) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Thomas Partey.

Corner, Atlético de Madrid. Conceded by Ömer Toprak.

Second Half

Second Half begins Atlético de Madrid 1, Borussia Dortmund 0.

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1B Dortmund43018269
2Atl Madrid43017619
3Club Brugge41126514
4Monaco4013210-81

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Barcelona4310113810
2Inter Milan42115507
3Tottenham411279-24
4PSV Eindhoven4013410-61

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Napoli41304316
2Liverpool42027526
3PSG412111745
4Red Star Belgrade4112310-74

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1FC Porto431093610
2Schalke42204138
3Galatasaray41123304
4Lokomotiv Moscow4004211-90

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Ajax32105147
2Bayern Munich32105147
3Benfica310235-23
4AEK Athens300328-60

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Man City32016336
2Lyon31207615
3Hoffenheim302167-12
4Shakhtar Donetsk302147-32

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Real Madrid32015236
2Roma32018356
3CSKA Moscow311135-24
4Viktoria Plzen301239-61

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Juventus33006069
2Man Utd31113124
3Valencia302113-22
4Young Boys301217-61
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