"Atletico deserve to be where they are in the standings and all we can do is make up some ground on them".
It also left leaders Barcelona 11 points better off than second-placed Atletico at the top of the LaLiga table with seven games to play. "This is how it goes in football". Subs: Karim Benzema (for Ronaldo, 63) 6, Isco (for Asensio, 72) 7, Luka Modric (for Kovacic, 72) 6.
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"They started better, we struggled to play together".
Atletico striker Diego Costa caused most of the problems for Real Madrid early on.
The Frenchman's goal was fairly simple as he slotted the ball into an empty net after Vitolo had taken the ball away from Keylor Navas, but it was his celebrations that once again caught the eye.
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Spanish midfielder Campana cut inside from the left wing on the counter-attack and coolly curled the ball into the far corner, sparking jubilant scenes at the packed Ciutat de Valencia stadium after Las Palmas captain David Garcia had cancelled out Coke's opening goal.
Levante's victor came while the team played with 10 men as Koke was sent off for a hard foul in the 86th.
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