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Atletico Madrid pip Real Madrid to La Liga title

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Luis Suarez fired Atletico Madrid to a 2-1 win at Real Valladolid to earn his team La Liga for the first time in seven years on Saturday, and for the 11th time in their history. Atletico needed to win on the last day of the season to guarantee they would finish ahead of city rivals Real Madrid, who also earned a 2-1 win against Villarreal. Real Valladolid went ahead through Oscar Plano but goals from Angel Correa and Suarez, the team’s top scorer with 21 in La Liga, ensured Diego Simeone’s side earned the trophy. Simeone led the Rojiblancos to the title in 2014 and it has seemed for months lik…

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