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Sports News of Wednesday, 2 August 2017


Thomas Partey helps Atletico Madrid beat Napoli in Audi Cup

Ghana midfielder Thomas Partey climbed off the bench to help Atlético Madrid edge Napoli 2-1 in the Audi Cup.

The Ghanaian replaced Nico Gaitán in the 65th minute before Fernando Torres pulled parity for the Spanish side after going down at the Allianz Arena.

Luciano Vietto scored the match winner in the 81st minute to seal victory in first of two Audi Cup matches.

Partey,24, is expected to be key for Diego Simeone this season.