Atlético set up an all-Madrid final in the Supercopa de Espana after coming from behind to defeat Barcelona on Thursday evening.
Atletico Madrid came roaring back in the second half of their semifinal match against Barcelona on Thursday, getting late goals from Alvaro Morata and Angel Correa in a thrilling 3-2 win in Saudi Arabia.
Atleti will face city rivals Real Madridin Sunday’s final after the latter beat Valencia in the other semi.
A scoreless opening stanza on Thursday gave way to a five-goal outburst following the interval, with Barcelona seemingly in control heading into the last ten minutes. Goals from Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann had the Blaugrana up 2-1 after Koke opened the scoring just minutes into the second half.
But a wild spell saw Diego Simeone’s men turn the match on its head.
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