Antoine Griezmann’s late goal gave Atletico Madrid a 1-1 draw at Real Madrid on Saturday, tightening the title race in the Spanish league.
Griezmann used his left foot to drive home a perfectly placed throughball by substitute Angel Correa to equalize at the Santiago Bernabeu in the 85th minute.
Pepe had put hosts Madrid ahead in the 52nd, when he shook off his marker and headed Toni Kroos’ free kick just inside the far upright.
The stalemate in the Spanish capital derby left leader Madrid three points ahead of Barcelona, which visits Malaga later Saturday. Madrid also has a game in hand
Atletico, which added the draw to wins at Madrid in the last three league campaigns, stayed in third place, 10 points behind Madrid.