Club Atlético de Madrid consigned Córdoba CF to their tenth successive Liga defeat after fellow top-four hopefuls Sevilla FC had also won 2-0, against Athletic Club.
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• Club Atlético de Madrid consolidate their berth in the top four with a 2-0 victory at Córdoba CF.
• An early goal from Antoine Griezmann, his 15th in the league this term, puts the champions ahead.
• Saúl Ñíguez, out since 25 February, heads the Rojiblancos into a two-goal lead.
• Atlético have not conceded in 402 minutes in all competitions.
• Diego Simeone's men rise a place to third, two points ahead of Valencia CF.
• Bottom-placed Córdoba have lost their last ten league games.
• Sevilla FC, in fifth, keep pace with a 2-0 triumph over Athletic Club – their sixth successive win.