The Atlético de Madrid
he is already the champion of The league with 86 points, distributed in his imposing first round of 50 and his irregular second section of 36, in a season in which he went through a streak of seven and eight consecutive wins, in which Luis Suarez and Marcos Llorente added 33 goals between them or in which the rojiblanco team was leader the last 25 days.
1 – AN IMMOVABLE LEADER DURING THE LAST 25 DAYS
He has not fallen from the leadership in the last 25 days of the tournament, since he assumed it to support it “against everything and everyone”, as emerged from the dressing room at some point during the course, on December 16, due to the defeat of the Real Sociedad with Barcelona at the Camp Nou. Five months and six days in the first place culminating this Saturday with the arrival at the finish line. He is champion.
2 – THE THIRD BEST AVERAGE POINTS IN HISTORY
The 86 points in 38 days with which he sentenced his eleventh title of The league represent the third best point average in the history of the Atlético de Madrid, with an average of 2.26 per game. The other two, close to the present, also correspond to the era Simeone: 2.36 in 2013-14, when he was champion with 90 points, and 2.31 in 2015-16, when he was third with 88.
3 – THE BEST FIRST 19 DAYS OF ITS HISTORY
He only lost seven points in the first 19 days of the League to equal the best first round in his history, with 50 of the 57 possible points, comparable only to the 2013-14 season, when the Atlético de Madrid from Diego Simeone champion was also proclaimed. In the second, his performance dropped: 30 out of 51 points.
4 – LLORENTE-SUÁREZ, 33 GOALS AND 45 POINTS
Llorente (12 goals) and Luis Suarez (21 goals) add 32 goals this season, determining 45 of the 86 points of the Atlético de Madrid. Connected were essential in 10 points (2-0 at Betis, 1-2 to Alaves and 2-1 to Athletic
Club, in addition to 1-1 to Real
Madrid); the ‘9’ alone at 28, with his goals at Valladolid (1-2), to Valencia (3-1), to Cadiz (2-4), to Eibar (1-2), to Celtic (0-2 and 2-2), to Elche (3-1), to Getafe (1-0), to Alaves (1-0) and at Osasuna (2-1); and the ‘14’ in seven, in the 1-2 at grenade, at 1-1 at I raised and in 0-1 to Elche.
5 – THE TWO STREAKS: EIGHT AND SEVEN VICTORIES IN A row
The Athletic he won this League in the first round, when he went through his two best streaks not only of the season, but for seven years, when he was also proclaimed champion of the League in 2013-14. Between the sixth and twelfth dates he linked seven wins; between the fourteenth and twenty-first, he got eight. After that, they haven’t won more than two games in a row so far.
6 – ALMOST HALF LEAGUE WITH GOAL TO ZERO
Already disputed 38 days, the Atlético de Madrid have remained unbeaten in more than half of the league, with 18 clean sheets from Jan Oblak, ten of them concentrated in the first fourteen appointments of the competition, when nothing else grenade (6-1), the Osasuna (1-3), the Real
Madrid (2-0) and Elche (3-1) was scored by a goal.
7 – FOUR PENALTIES AGAINST … AND ONE GOAL
There are several key moments in his title, such as the taking of two penalties that could have changed everything: in the 1-0 at Alavés, on the 28th matchday, when Jan
Oblak repelled the shot of Joselu
Kill in the 87th minute, and in 0-1 at Elche, when Fidel crashed his shot from eleven meters into the post in 89. There Atlético retained six fundamental points. Of the other two maximum penalties, Dmitrovic beat Oblak in Eibar (1-2) and the Slovenian goalkeeper stopped the shot to Luke
Ocampos on Seville (1-0).
8 – THE MOST WINNING ATHLETIC COURSE IN A GLOSS
In the absence of a matchday, Atlético has achieved 26 victories in 38 matchdays, its most games won in a season of the League For five years, since in 2015-16 – when he competed for the title until the penultimate round – he closed the championship with 28 wins, the same as he achieved when he was champion in 2013-14.
9 – THE SEASON WITH THE LOWEST DEFEATS OF THE SIMEONE ERA
The Athletic suffered its fewest defeats of the era Simeone, with four, equaled with the 2013-14 campaign, with the coincidence that in both he was proclaimed champion of the League. In this course he has fallen with the Real Madrid (2-0), the Seville (1-0), the I raised (0-2) and Athletic (2-1); in that one, he did it with him Spanish (1-0), the Almeria (2-0), the Osasuna (3-0) and I raised (2-0).
10 – THE LEAGUE WITH THE LOWEST SCORE IN AT LEAST 13 YEARS
Since the Real Madrid was the champion of the League In 2007-08 with 85 points, no one has won the League with fewer points than Atlético has needed now (86 points). From then to now, the tournament winner always added more, with the record at 100 points from 2011-12 and 2012-13.