Atletico Madrid has Thursday night in a good position provided in the semi-finals of the Europa League with 1-1 draw to play at Arsenal. Olympique Marseille took a big step towards the finals thanks to a 2-0 victory in their own home against Red Bull Salzburg.
Atletico stood up against Arsenal within ten minutes with a man less on the field after a red card for Sime Vrsaljko, who twice yellow received after just as often a hard offense to have been committed.
Trainer Diego Simeone, the Spanish top club was a few minutes later a spot on the bleachers to look for repeated comments on the French referee Clement Turpin.
Arsenal had, by far, the parent party and had through Alexandre Lacazette was also on a large lead, but the striker hit a volley with the outside of the post and saw a header turned by the preeminent goalkeeper Jan Oblak.