Previous
Real Madrid
Liverpool
3
1
FT
Game Details
Aston Villa
Fulham
0
1
FT
Game Details
Seattle Sounders FC
Real Salt Lake
0
1
FT
Game Details
Vancouver Whitecaps
New England Revolution
3
3
FT
Game Details
New York Red Bulls
Philadelphia Union
0
0
LIVE 36'
Game Details
Orlando City SC
Chicago Fire
0
0
LIVE 3'
Game Details
Minnesota United FC
Montreal Impact
12:00 AM UTC May 27, 2018
Game Details
Colorado Rapids
Portland Timbers
1:00 AM UTC May 27, 2018
Game Details
LAFC
DC United
2:00 AM UTC May 27, 2018
Game Details
China
Myanmar
1
0
FT
Game Details
Next

Read

Read
By ESPN Staff

Atletico grab advantage over Betis

Atletico Madrid are in control of their Copa del Rey quarter-final tie with Real Betis after claiming a 2-0 win in the first-leg at the Vicente Calderon on Thursday.

Diego Simeone named a strong side for the clash as Atletico target one of their best chances of silverware this season.

The manager's selections paid dividends when Radamel Falcao opened the scoring for the hosts 11 minutes into the match, heading home a Raul Garcia cross from close range.

Atletico doubled their advantage just 12 minutes later when Luis Filipe finished a tidy shot from inside the penalty area after Betis' poor clearance from Mario Suarez's free kick.

The visitors' slim chances of a comeback lost further momentum either side of half-time with Atletico goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois pulling off a series of outstanding staves to deny Betis.

Although Pepe Mel's side had a fair share of chances in the second half, they face an uphill battle to overturn the two goal deficit in the return match at the Estadio Manuel Ruiz de Lopera on January 24.

Information from the Press Association was used in this report.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.