The visiting team came forward through Sergi Darder in the 39th minute. Darder benefited from an error by Thomas, who lost the ball near Jan Oblak. The Espanyol player shot from the edge of the area and beat the Slovenian goalkeeper.
The both punished the bad game of Atletico in the first half, once again wasted by the rojiblancos, lacking aggressiveness and permissive with the touch of the visitors.
He was able to beat Morata to Diego Lopez in the 16th minute, but only in front of him he threw the ball out, and the Chinese Wu Lei had another chance for Espanyol in the 21st minute. It wasn't until 39 when Sergi Darder made the 0-1 and raised the first pitos of the harrow. However, Correa put the 1-1 in the 46th minute. EFE.