Atlético: Oblak; Juanfran, Savic, Godín, Filipe Luis; Correa, Gabi, Thomas, Saúl Ñíguez; Gameiro (Vietto 75‘), Griezmann. 4-4-2.
Villarreal: Barbosa; Mario, Alvaro, Víctor Ruíz, Jaume Costa (Rukavina 69‘); Roberto Soriano (Samu Castillejo 60‘), Trigueros, Rodri, Pablo Fornals (Cheryshev 76’); Bacca, Bakambu. 4-4-2.
1-0. 61. Correa. Pulled down lofted Griezmann pass and ran on to beat Barbosa.
1-1. 81. Bacca. Steered near post header across Oblak from Castillejo corner.
Yellow cards: Trigueros 25’, Bakambu 55’, Bacca 79’, Alvaro 85’.
Fourth placed Atlético Madrid are now four points below Valencia after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Villarreal on Saturday, Correa opening the scoring on the hour mark, but Bacca saving a point for the visitors from a Samu Castillejo corner late on.