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Atletico hit 10-man Celtic for six 

Antoine Griezmann and Alvaro Morata both scored a brace as 10-man Celtic suffered a bruising defeat at Atletico Madrid to stay rooted to the bottom of Champions League Group E.

Antoine Griezmann and Alvaro Morata both scored a brace as 10-man Celtic suffered a bruising defeat at Atletico Madrid to stay rooted to the bottom of Champions League Group E.

Early Griezmann Strike

The match kicked off with an early deflected strike from Antoine Griezmann, putting Atletico Madrid in the lead.

Red Card for Daizen Maeda

Daizen Maeda faced a setback as he received a red card after a booking was reassessed via the monitor. This left the visitors at a disadvantage as they were trailing to Griezmann’s goal.

Morata’s Impact

Atletico Madrid’s Alvaro Morata made his presence felt with a close-range finish before halftime, further extending their lead.

A Thunderous Fifth Goal

Morata added to the tally with a thunderous fifth goal, following remarkable efforts from Griezmann and Samuel Lino. The home team’s display of teamwork and skill was evident.

Saul Scuffs in the Sixth Goal

To seal their dominant performance, Saul managed to scuff in the sixth goal, leaving little doubt about the outcome of the match.

Celtic’s Struggles

Celtic, under Brendan Rodgers, had a challenging outing with two games remaining, finding themselves five points adrift of Feyenoord in third place.

Atletico Leads the Group

Atletico Madrid currently leads the group with eight points, one ahead of Lazio, who Celtic is set to face in their next match.

Celtic’s solitary point in the group stage was secured in a thrilling contest against the Spanish side in Glasgow. However, this match was a one-sided affair, marked by Atletico Madrid’s ruthlessness and exceptional finishing.

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