The only goal of the game came from Correa in the first half in Atletico Madrid’s victory in the La Liga, as they beat Elche 1-0 (1-0) at home.
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.
In the next games 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.