VIDEO: Ángel Correa's epic goal in Atleti draw at Villarreal
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VIDEO: Ángel Correa’s epic goal in Atleti draw at Villarreal

Ángel Correa scored from the halfway line in Atletico Madrid’s 2-2 draw against Villrreal in a La Liga game on Sunday.

The Argentine who has been in a fine form for Atletico Madrid scored a super goal to give the visitors the lead against the Europa League champions.

Ángel Correa who intercepted Daniel Parejo pass in the midfield fired in from the middle of the pitch to the applauds of the away team.

It was his scored 7th league goals in 20 league games this season for the La Liga champions.

Villarreal had to fight back from the deficit without their Nigerian star Samuel Chukwueze who is with the Super Eagles at AFCON 2021.

Gerrard Moreno had the chance to equalize from the spot kick in the 23rd minute but missed fluffed it and Daniel Parejo had his attempted chalked off by VAR.

But there was no denying the home team who eventually scored through Pau Torres in the 29th minutes and took the lead in the 58th minutes through Albert Moreno.

Godfrey Kondogbia equalized for Atletico Madrid 67th minutes and was later sent off in the last minutes of the game for a second bookable offence.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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