Atletico Madrid won 1-0 at home to Elche in the La Liga. Correa scored the only goal of the game in the first half.
The match was goalless until Atletico Madrid took the lead in the 39th minute through Angel Correa, who scored, with an assist by Rodrigo De Paul.
The last match between the teams ended in a 0-1 away win for Atletico Madrid in May 2021.
After this game in the La Liga, Atletico Madrid will play Villarreal (home) on 2021-08-29, Espanyol (away) on 2021-09-12 and Atlethic Bilbao (home) on 2021-09-19. Elche play Sevilla (home) on 2021-08-28, Getafe (away) on 2021-09-12 and Levante (home) on 2021-09-19.