In an intense fixture against Eibar, Diego Simeone‘s side were trailing 2 goals by the 19th minute of the first half at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium.
João Félix slotted the ball to Diego costa who later cut back in the box for him to finish the simplest of tap ins to make it 1-2. The 19 year Portugal forward has indeed not disappointed since the start of the season, his sensational performance created more room for Vitolo to equalize in the 52nd minute and Thomas Partey who later came on for the young star scored in 90th minute respectively to make 3-2 by the end of the second half.
Atletico Madrid broke its club record to sign João Félix from Benfica after paying approximately 130 million USD for the star which makes him as one of the Very Profitable Transfers for Benifica.
Atletico Madrid lead the La Liga table with 9 points from 3 games. Diego Simeone’s side will take on Real Sociedad in their first encounter this season to continue their perfect start to the season.