Atletico won their eleventh La Liga title after fighting from behind to beat Real Valladolid 2-1 in the final fixture of the 2020-2021 season.
survived the final round to win their first Spanish league title since 2014 with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory againstReal Valladolid
went into the final day of the season just two points ahead of their city rivalsReal Madrid
's late winner last week againstOsasuna
's side faced Real Valladolid on Saturday night, with the hosts also needing to win just to avoid relegation, while
's side took onVillarreal
who will faceManchester United
in the Europa League final on Wednesday.
's goal in the 18th minute gave Real Madrid hope that they could win the title.
's pass allowed
to make it 1-1 at the Jose Zorrilla Stadium before Valladolid’s mistake in defense let former Barcelona striker
scored the winner.
Atletico's 11th league title ended a seven-year dominance byBarcelona
and Real Madrid in Spain. Since 2014, Barcelona had won the league four times and Madrid twice, including last season.