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Luiz Suarez on target twice in first Atletico Madrid match

Luiz Suarez was netted two goals as Atletico Madrid demolished Granada in 6-1 win at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid.

The former Barcelona player came in the 70th minute in place of Diego Costa and linked with Llorente netting his first goal 15 minutes later.

Deep in the extra time, he was on the score sheet again and seal a 6-1 win when his effort bounced back before sending it past Silva.

Diego Costa headed the visitors ahead in the 9th minute when he headed home a Correa’s cross beating the goalkeeper.

The assist provider doubled the lead in the second half when he beat the offside trap and calmly finish the ball in the far corner of the goal.

Joao Felix who was amazing throughout the match in the midfield made it three when he dribbled past a Granada defender before he sent the ball in the far right corner and past Silva.

Llorente ensured it was impossible for Granada to make a comeback when Suarez provided an assist for the fourth goal of the evening.

Suarez completed his free transfer from Barcelona in a controversial way seeing his former teammate Lionel Messi slam the Barcelona board.

Luiz Suarez on target twice in first Atletico Madrid match
Alex Kiprop
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