By Godwill Odilu
Football enthusiasts have taken to social media platform X to react passionately after Girona delivered a football spectacle in LaLiga, securing a thrilling 4-3 victory over Atletico Madrid on Wednesday.
The intense match featured a remarkable hat-trick by Atletico’s Alvaro Morata, who fought back from a 3-1 deficit. Valery Fernandez, Savio, and Daley Blind contributed to Girona’s lead, setting the stage for a captivating match.
However, it was Ivan Martin’s stoppage-time heroics, with superb close control and a top-corner finish, that secured the three points, leaving fans and football enthusiasts in awe.
@MrOdanz tweeted his admiration, stating, “This Girona team is not here to joke,” praising their solid performance and ruthless attack, drawing parallels to Laliga’s version of Leicester.
@PoojaMedia marveled at Girona’s resilience, branding them “the definition of no gree for anybody in La Liga” after a late winner against Atletico Madrid.
Yussuf_Shittu hinted at Girona setting the stage for Real Madrid, while Joshua_Ubeku made a bold prediction, stating, “This Girona team will put 6 past every single EPL team in every game.”
With the win, Girona stands level on points with Real Madrid at the LaLiga summit, marking a remarkable ascent in the league.
As Girona and Atletico kick off their Spanish Cup campaigns against Elche and Lugo respectively, football enthusiasts are eagerly anticipating more thrilling encounters in the coming days.