Red hot Griezmann hits four as Atletico humiliate Leganes


Madrid, SPAIN: Antoine Griezmann made it seven goals from two matches after he scored four in Atletico Madrid’s 4-0 thumping of Leganes in the Spanish LaLiga match played Wednesday night.

The Frenchman struck twice in the first stanza before patching a brace after the breather propelling Diego Simeon’s charges to four points within leaders Barcelona who have a date with Las Palmas on Thursday.

The master-class performance from Griezmann followed his last weekend’s superb display where he scored hat trick in Atletico’s 5-2 victory at Sevilla.

Atletico’s next assignment will be at Camp Nou where they will battle hosts Barcelona in atop of the table clash.