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Atletico v Real Madrid - As it happened.

Pin Atletico v Real Madrid, La Liga, GW 23 - Official line-ups. BESOCCER
Atletico v Real Madrid, La Liga, GW 23 - Official line-ups. BESOCCER

Atletico v Real Madrid - As it happened.

Join us for live coverage of this afternoon's La Liga derby between Atletico and Real Madrid from the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium.

As always, thank you for joining our live coverage of this Madrid derby! We hope to see you for the next match!
FT: Atletico 1-3 Real Madrid. At the close of play, Real Madrid finish on top with Atletico a man down. The red card was no surprise however, after a flurry of bookings for both teams. Atletico saw a goal disallowed and Bale scored his 100th, resulting in a 3-1 victory to Real after an action-packed 90 minutes.
Real Madrid will take their time and keep possession in the dying seconds of extra time as they edge closer to a derby victory.
The fourth official indicates that there will be three final minutes of this clash. It won't be enough for Atletico however who will finish the game with 10 men.
Substitution Real Madrid - Solari uses his final change to introduce Mariano Diaz for the final few minutes of this derby. He comes on for Karim Benzema.
CHANCE REAL - Bale heads it goalwards but perhaps should have diverted it back across the box where Lucas Vasquez was waiting.
Saul continues to try and create something as he floats a cross in, but there is nobody in the box to get on the end of it.
Vitolo has a wild shot as Atletico try to salvage something from the match.
Substitution Real Madrid - Solari makes another change as Ceballos comes on for the final 10 minutes, replacing Toni Kroos.
A few disappointed fans are starting to make their way out of the stadium as Atletico are running out of time!
It had to happen at some point! After a second bookable challenge, Thomas sees the first red card of the match for his challenge on Kroos. Atletico are now down to 10 men.
Rodri heads it over from Antoine Griezmann's corner.
GOOOAAAAALLL REAL MADRID!!! Bale finally reaches the landmark of 100 goals for Real as his strike beats Oblak to the back of the net. Modric will take the assist. Real now have a comfortable 3-1 lead thanks to the substitute.
Reguilon is yet again involved in an illegal tackle as he is brought down by Saul who receives a yellow.
Substitution Atletico - Simeone will make his final substitution of the match as Alvaro Morata comes off to be replaced by Nikola Kalinic for the final 20 minutes of this derby.
This time it's Carvajal who sees yellow as he takes down Ramos, after being riled up by their earlier clash. There must be a red card coming soon!
Modric brings down Gimenez and he goes into the book.
The referee dishes out ANOTHER yellow card as Reguilon is the latest to make it into the book for his foul on Antoine Griezmann.
Huge shouts for a penalty as Carvajal is brought down by Ramos in the box!
Another substitution for Atletico - Angel Correa comes off for Rodri who didn't make the starting line-up today. Can he make an impact now?
Reguilon is brought down by Thomas Partey who receives a yellow card.
CHANCE ATLETICO! Gimenez's effort is fabulous but Courtois will get a touch and divert it away from goal!!
Substitution Atletico - Simeone makes a change out wide as Vitolo replaces Thomas Lemar.
Lucas Hernandez sees yellow as he brings Carvajal down. It's a great position for the free-kick.
Substitution for Real Madrid - Vinicius Jr makes way for Gareth Bale who is still looking to score his 100th goal. Atletico will be even more eager to chase Real's lead after their disallowed goal. Can Bale provide it?
GOAL DISALLOWED FOR ATLETICO! Morata looked to equalise for Atletico with a lob over Courtois. Ramos chased but was unable to keep the ball from crossing the line. Yet again, the referee consulted VAR which showed that Morata was offside and the score remains Atletico 1-2 Real.
CHANCE ATLETICO - Griezmann picks up the ball at the edge of the area but his shot is fired wide of Courtois' post.
Vinicius tries to create Real Madrid's first chance of this half as he advances down the left but the ball goes out for a Real corner.
The first chance of the second-half will fall to Morata who fails to find the target as Carvajal approaches.
Action gets back underway for the second-half as Atletico will look to catch Real Madrid's lead.
HT: Atletico 1-2 Real Madrid. That's it for the first-half! Real Madrid opened the scoring with a delicious Casemiro bicycle kick. Griezmann could equalise 10 minutes later. However, a Sergio Ramos penalty saw Real Madrid go 2-1 up as we go to half-time. Stay tuned for the second-half of this electric Madrid derby!
Real Madrid have a free-kick just before the break - can they capitalise?
Two minutes of added time at the Wanda Metropolitano.
GOAAAAALLLLLL REAL!!! Sergio Ramos smashes it home to put Real Madrid back ahead in this derby match right on the stroke of half-time!
The penalty is awarded to Real!!!
Gimenez brings Vinicius down right on the edge of the penalty area. The referee has awarded a penalty but will go to VAR to check.
Thomas fails to keep possession in midfield for Atletico and Real will charge towards goal.
CHANCE FOR REAL - Kroos has a go on the volley but his shot is comfortably saved by Oblak.
Atletico's first corner of the game comes and goes as Griezmann fails to make full contact with the ball.
Correa picks up the free kick but his shot is just shy of the top of the crossbar! Goal kick Real.
Free-kick for Atletico as the atmosphere in the stadium builds!
GOOOAAAAAALLLL FOR ATLETICO!!! Griezmann picks up a through ball from Correa and equalises for Atletico! The referee has gone to VAR to confirm he was not offside, but the goal stands!
The first yellow card of the match is for Antoine Griezmann who brings Casemiro down.
BIG CHANCE FOR REAL! Vinicius puts a fabulous ball into the area as Lucas Vasquez gets a boot to it but he can't control it and the ball flies behind for a goal-kick. He should have done better.
GOOOAAAAAALLLL REAL MADRID!!! Sergio Ramos heads the ball into the path of Casemiro who pulls off a spectacular bicycle kick to convert Toni Kroos' corner! What a start for the visitors!
Real Madrid will have another corner which Kroos lines up to take.
Carvajal and Lemar collide as the ball goes out for a Real Madrid corner.
Down at the other end, Modric's header drifts over the area and wide of the post.
Atletico have another chance as Griezmann offloads to Thomas who can't find the target with a wild shot.
Reguilon re-enters play as Real Madrid play out a goal-kick from the back.
Reguilon is down after a nasty looking challenge. He leaves the field for treatment.
The first chance of the game will fall to Atletico as Griezmann strikes with his left foot but the shot goes wide.
After the teams and the stadium pay tribute to Calleja, the derby gets underway!
Both teams are in the tunnel awaiting a packed out Wanda Metropolitano Stadium!
Real Madrid will be feeling the pressure today as they travel to the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium just days after their clash with Barcelona! Solari will want his strongest squad on the field after cutting Barca's lead down to eight points last weekend.
And the visitors, REAL MADRID'S LINE-UP: Courtois; Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Reguilon; Modric, Casemiro, Kroos; Lucas, Vinicius, Benzema.
ATLETICO LINE-UP: Oblak; Arias, Giménez, Godín, Lucas; Lemar, Saúl, Thomas, Correa; Griezmann, Morata.
Welcome to this afternoon's live coverage of the Madrid derby! Line-ups and team news to follow!
Olivia Gidman

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