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Sports News of Thursday, 13 April 2017

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com

Thomas Partey gets 15 minutes game time, Daniel Amartey benched as Atletico beat Leicester

Thomas Partey played a quarter of an hour as Atletico Madrid recorded a slim 1-0 win over Leicester City who had Daniel Amartey on the bench in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg.

The Ghana midfielder was introduced Fernando Torres to shore up the midfielder at the Estadio Vicente Calderón.

Atletico needed a controversial Antoine Griezmann penalty in the 28th to beat the English champions.

Replays showed Marc Albrighton's foul on Griezmann was made outside the box.