Thomas Partey was the hero of the night when Atletico Madrid came from 2 goals down to beat Eibar 3-2.
The Capital club fell behind by two goals early in the first half but Joao Felix pulled a goal back for the half to end 2-1.
Vitolo scored Atletico Madrid’s 2nd goal of the night to make the scores 2-2 midway into the 2nd half.
Ghanaian international Thomas Partey came on for the Star man Joao Felix in the 84th minute when all hopes were lost.
The midfielder Partey proved coach Diego Simeone’s tactical change right and scored a calm goal in the 90th minute following a sweet buildup.
The Thomas Partey inspired win sends Atletico Madrid on top of the Spanish La Liga table with 9 points from 3 games.
Thomas Partey’s late winner for Atletico Madrid.
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— Rahman osman (@iamrahmanosman) September 1, 2019