Atlético are through to the next round of the Europa League qualifiers after taking care of Stromsgodset in a sold out Marienlyst Stadium in Drammen with a 2-0 victory (4-1 aggregate). Adrián and Jose Antonio Reyes, stars of the first leg in Madrid, each struck once to secure Atleti’s passage into the next stage of the competition.
On Thursday at 18:30 CET, Atlético play the return leg of the 3rd qualifying round of the Europa League. The first match against Stromsgodset was won 2-1 with Reyes appearing on the score sheet twice. Although the Norwegian outfit are still unknown to most of us, Atleti are expected to face a tough challenge in the Marienlyst stadium on Thursday night, where the home team is usually stronger than in away games.
Atlético Madrid beat Stromsgodset 2-1 in the first leg of the 3rd qualifying round of the Europa League on Thursday. The goals at the Vicente Calderón were provided by Reyes, before Storflor got one back for the Norwegians. Miranda was sent off for the home side during the match.
It’s only July but Atlético are getting ready to kick off their first official game of the new season. On Thursday night at 21:00 CET, we host Stromsgodset at the Vicente Calderón in the third qualifying round of the Europa League. It’s the first of 19 games Atleti will hopefully play en route to the
As most Atletico fans will be aware, the club has been drawn to play Norwegian outfit Strømsgodset in the third qualifying round of the Europa League. The Norwegian Cup champions aren’t the most well known club in Europe, but definitely deserve respect. We take a closer look at the club’s current standing in Norway’s domestic competition, as well as their history in European play.