Atletico Madrid were tonight crowned the Europa league champions following an emphatic 3-0 thrashing of Marseille in Parc Olympique Lyonnais, France. In a match that saw Atletico Madrid’s manager kept his 200th clean sheet in 377 games for the club, Frenchman, Antoinne Griezmann was the star man as he grabbed a brace, helping his side to lift Europa League glory.
This success means Atletico Madrid have won the competition on three separate occasions since the competition’s inaugural season in 2009/10, the joint-most of any side in the competition (also Sevilla). Champions.
Griezmann opened the scoring 21 minutes into the first half with a well taken finish before chipping the second past the Marseille goalkeeper early in the second half. Gaby scored the third to round up a deserved triumph for Diego Simeone’s men