Atletico Madrid open the gap at the top of La Liga as Luis Suarez scored on his Birthday

  • Valencia went ahead with an unstoppable long-range strike from Uros Racic
  • Felix stuck out a foot to prod home from a corner for the 23rd minute equaliser 
  • Suarez fired in off the post from a tight angle before sub Angel Correa sealed it 

Atletico Madrid moved seven points clear at the top of LaLiga as they came from behind to beat Valencia 3-1 on Sunday.

Uros Racic fired the visitors in front just 11 minutes in but Joao Felix levelled in the 23rd minute when he turned in Thomas Lemar’s cross.

Felix then turned provider as Luis Suarez put Atletico ahead nine minutes into the second half before Angel Correa made sure of the points with 18 minutes to go.

Suarez took a couple of touches before striking in off the far post from a tight angle

Joao Felix stuck out a foot to prod home from a corner for the equaliser in the 23rd minute

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