Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid live 2022 How Real Madrid continued their perfect start to the season in 2-1 win over Atletico

Real Madrid continued the LaLiga season off to a perfect start with a narrow 2-1 win over arch-rivals Atletico

 Madrid at the Civitas Metropolitano. Rodrigo gave Real an early lead in the first half after a brilliant delivery

from Aurelian Tchoumeni. The French midfielder cut the ball on Atleti's defense to the Brazilian, having hit it in front

of Jan Oblak for the first time. Real doubled the lead after Federico Valverde's home smash crashed on his way to

Uruguay from Vinicius Jr.'s strike post. Atleti swung the ball inside and was deflected into the back of the net by Mario

 Hermoso's arm. Thibaut Courtois cleans the ball Missed the ball The mistake paid off. Hermoso's 20-minute cameo became

a forgettable send off substitute after receiving two yellow cards in less than three minutes. Atleti's injury

 time was dismissed at crucial time with the discovery of an equalizer. Real applied their experience watching the match to continue

Real applied their experience watching the match to continue their impeccable start to the new season. 

Atletico suffered a loss in the Champions League earlier in the week after losing to Bayer Leverkusen as well.