Atlético Madrid, is surprisingly eliminated in the first knockout round of the Spanish football Cup. Five minutes before the end of the Game, Atlético had led before Girona Seydou Doumbia in Madrid in the 88th minute. Minute 3:3 (1:1)-end of met – and thus Of the favorites sealed.

It was only the fifth match between the two teams will meet, all of the previous duels were drawn out. So the first leg a week ago, when Atlético in Girona does not have a 1:1 (1:1), had come. Thanks to the away goals rule FC Girona is now available for the first Time in the history of the club in the quarter-finals of the Spanish Cup.

Nikola Kalinic had put Atlético into the lead (12.), but Valery Fernandez managed before the mid-term of the balance (37.). In the second half, Christian Stuani brought the outsider even in the lead (59.). As, however, only Angel Correa offset (66.) and later, Antoine Griezmann ensured even for the leadership of Atlético (84.), everything looked after that, as the Team of coach Diego Simeone could win for the first time against Girona. Then the 88 came from. Minute, and with it the historical hit of Seydou Doumbia.

Real Madrid loses – and is still

Real Madrid is, however, in spite of a 0:1 (0:1) in the return game at CD Leganes to the quarter-finals drawn in. The goal for the hosts, the Danish national team player Martin Braithwaite (30.). Toni Kroos was absent injured, and coach Santiago Solari rested a number of Stars.


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