Substitute Antoine Griezmann scored the third aim late on and Atletico had sufficient probabilities to make the end result much more complete beneath the scorching warmth.
Their impressed Portugal ahead Joao Felix roamed all around the subject and picked up three assists.
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He slipped a exact go via for Morata, who drilled a superbly positioned shot from the sting of the field into the underside left-hand nook of the web after quarter-hour.
Simply earlier than the hour, Felix discovered Morata inside the world by the far publish and the Spaniard, again at Atletico after a two-year mortgage spell at Juventus, fired the ball into the highest nook.
Within the seventy fifth minute Felix teed up Griezmann and the French striker drilled a fantastic shot into the underside nook from the sting of the field to wrap up the factors.
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“I’m very happy to be back here and because it’s always good to start the season on the right foot with a win in a very difficult stadium to play in like Getafe,” Morata instructed Movistar Plus.
“I love playing for Atletico, I’m here to leave everything on the field, to work hard and compete.
“I’m assured we have now a really robust group that may battle for the whole lot we play for.”
Atletico displayed a solid team performance, suffocating Getafe with relentless high pressure and keeping goalkeeper Jan Oblak’s area clear of threats for most of the match.
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New signing Axel Witzel had an outstanding game in the middle of Atletico’s five-man defence, doing a superb job in shackling former Real Madrid and AS Roma forward Borja Mayoral, who barely touched the ball.
“What I liked the most was the attitude and the collective effort,” Atletico coach Diego Simeone told Movistar Plus.
“We performed as group and it’s actually one thing once we are speaking concerning the first recreation of the season.
“We still have a lot of things still to improve, but it was a very good start.”