Thomas Partey stars as Atletico Madrid pip Real Mallorca

Thomas Partey was impressive for Atlético Madrid as they beat Iddrissu Baba and Lumor Agbenyenu‘s Real Mallorca 2-0 in La Liga on Wednesday evening.

A goal from either half ensured Diego Simeone’s men snatched all three points at the Estadio de Son Moix.

Diego Costa opened the scoring for the visitors in the 26th minute after his close-range header flew past the keeper into the right side of the goal.

In the 64th minute, Joao Felix displayed superb quick feet as he jinked his way through multiple challenges and took a shot from inside the box, which deflected and went past stranded Manolo Reina.

Partey and Lumor lasted the entire duration with Iddrisu Baba replaced in the 68th minute.

Meanwhile, Baba Rahman who is nursing a knee injury was not included in the Match-day squad by Mallorca.

 

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