Felix strikes, Atletico Madrid move on

Fiji Sun - - SPORTS -

Barcelona: Por­tu­gal for­ward Joao Felix scored two goals as Atletico Madrid moved into a Cham­pi­ons League spot with a crush­ing 5-0 win at Osasuna.

The 20-year-old Por­tu­gal for­ward, a £113m sign­ing from Ben­fica last July, struck ei­ther side of half-time be­fore three goals in the last 11 min­utes. Mar­cos Llorente made it 3-0, and Al­varo Mo­rata and Yan­nick Car­rasco added to Osasuna’s pain with late goals. Atletico, who had started the day sixth in the ta­ble, climb to fourth.

They are two points be­hind third­placed Sevilla af­ter their big­gest win of the sea­son, while their re­main­ing nine games in­clude a trip to lead­ers Barcelona on July 1.

Other re­sults: Eibar 2-3 Ath Bil­bao, Real Val­ladolid 0-0 Celta Vigo.

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