Angel CORREA scored for Atletico Madrid, Alejandro GOMEZ netted twice for Atalanta, Jonathan SILVA scored for Leganes and Rodrigo DE PAUL was on the mark as well.
The fine form of Angel CORREA finally resulted in a deserved goal as Atletico Madrid drew 1-1 against Valencia. The goal was Atletico’s first of the season with an assist by Antoine GRIEZMANN. Ezequiel GARAY had to be substituted off with a knock in the second half.
Fellow Argentina international Alejandro GOMEZ scored twice and had two assists for Atalanta in their 4-0 win against Frosinone. The Atalanta captain, who finished last season with nine goals in total is already on two goals in Serie A for the campaign.
2+2 – Alejandro Gómez scored 2 goals and provided 2 assists yesterday in #AtalantaFrosinone: the last player who managed to do it in a Serie A game was Edin Dzeko in February 2016. Protagonist. pic.twitter.com/ITJ4JXUMEQ
— OptaPaolo (@OptaPaolo) August 21, 2018
Jonathan SILVA opened his account in La Liga for Leganes in their 2-1 loss to Athletic Bilbao. The former Sporting man joined Leganes on a loan deal. Both teams were coached by Argentine’s as Leganes had Mauricio PELLEGRINO on the touch line while Eduardo BERIZZO managed Athletic Bilbao.
Rodrigo DE PAUL scored and was a star figure for Udinese in their 2-2 draw against Parma. DE PAUL’s goal came off a penalty and was Udinese’s first of the match. The former Racing Club and Valencia man received positive reviews for his work rate and performance during the match.