Atletico Madrid beat Elche 1-0 (1-0) at home in the La Liga. The only goal of the game came in the first half through Correa.

The match was even in terms of goals until Atletico Madrid took the lead in the 39th minute through Angel Correa, who found the net, 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 take on 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.